Logistics Traineeship in Zwijndrecht

Logistics Traineeship
Zwijndrecht Belgium

Job Details

Updated on 2018-10-12

Position Description

Logistics Traineeship in our Manufacturing Plant in Zwijndrecht, Belgium

3M is science applied to life. 
At 3M, we are in your cell phone. We are in your car. We are at your doctor’s office.  You are never more than 10 feet from a 3M product.

3M helps make it possible for many other companies to do what they do.                                                                                                                                               

At 3M, we produce a mind-bending 55,000 products.  Our technology expertise started over 100 years ago with ceramics, turning minerals into sandpaper. This expertise has grown to span 46 technology platforms, with thousands of products and applications.

Our scientists are experts at combining our core technologies to invent a surprising range of products.  Our people and our products reshape the way we live our lives every day.

From celebrating new ideas to uncovering fresh uses for tried and true products, 3M solves problems for people, for communities and customers around the world.

In Belgium we have 3 locations of which 2 manufacturing sites (Zwijndrecht and Nivelles) and 1 sales & marketing organization (Diegem).

In our plant in Zwijndrecht, we have an opening for a Logistics Traineeship.

Overall Job Description

A traineeship in Logistics will give you the opportunity to learn all the different aspects of the logistic organization and more specific the logistics organization in a chemical manufacturing site.

During this assignment, which will cover all topics typically within 1 or 2 years, you will be given a deep insight into the various logistics chains at the 3M Zwijndrecht chemical plant.  You will be learning how a shipping office is organized: processing of in- and outbound deliveries from our Zwijndrecht warehouses. Also the custom tasks and the customer service tasks will be incorporated in the program.

At the same time you will work on and lead multidisciplinary projects within the local supply chain.


  • Master degree (Applied Economics, Commercial Engineering) with strong supply chain affinity or bachelor/master in logistic management (national and international shipping and receiving)
  • Highly motivated, driven but down to earth, team spirit and passion for the customer
  • Analytical, strategic, result-oriented and capable of making decisions
  • Excellent listener and strong communicator
  • Good language skills, in particular English
  • Computer skills: word and excel, practical user experience in a SAP environment is a plus

What offers 3M?

3M offers you a professional and interesting environment with modern communication tools, training and education opportunities throughout your career and enthusiastic, motivated colleagues. We also offer a competitive salary, benefits and the necessary freedom to develop your responsibilities as 3M employee.

Are you interested?

Please apply through: www.3m.be/careers

This application has number R00924186 or filter on Belgium and you will find this vacancy.

Logistics Traineeship
Zwijndrecht Belgium