noun | lodge-ician (logistics + magician)
1. The simplifier of complex things through the magic of logistics and supply chain management.
2. Someone who has too much time to make up definitions for words like 'logician'.
The story of a logistician
In Melbourne, Australia
Graduated High School
As in I graduated ... I didn't just say "I'm finished" and walk out I have the piece of paper and everything.
Between school and logistics
2009 till 2012
Worked a range of jobs and on a bunch of different ideas (JobLog). Spending the majority of this time working for a commercial flooring company.
2012 - 2016
Started work in logistics under a cadetship program, starting with forklifts (which are awesome) on the front lines and quickly moving to the Operations Team which oversaw logistics systems for the end to end supply chain (cold storage and fresh produce supply chains). From design, support, spec development, implementation, review, we did it all. Some key projects I worked on:
2016 - 2018
Went to RMIT University to complete my Bachelor of Business (Logistics & Supply Chain Management). Worked as a contract Business Analyst while doing a full-time degree and getting involved in committees, startups, and developing ideas.
A big year
LinkedIn has my full resume but here is a short list of the things I worked on in 2018: