Birmingham Skyline

Network Operations Graduate (BHX, UK)

Network Operations Graduate

This placement offers you the opportunity to identify potential process improvements across our owned and partner networks through the implementation of LEAN strategies and tactics. This role will be vital in supporting our UK growth plans, and the future success of Carousel.

What will I be doing?

For the duration of the placement you will be working with our Network Operations team in Birmingham (BHX), liaising closely with our Head of National Operations. The primary focus of the placement is to provide you with real life experience via a range of structured placements within our BHX depot, giving you exposure across a variety of our key client contracts and services. 


Over the course of the placement you will:

  • Work with the Operations Manager to identify efficiencies within our night sort and By:NIGHT services – implementing LEAN ways of working and utilising technology as a real game changer
  • Assume the role of a Transport Controller – ensuring our services are delivered in the most effective and commercially-beneficial way, reviewing current ways of working and suggesting how we can do better
  • Work with the Head of National Operations to review our current network provision; identifying potential new partners, looking for routing efficiencies and helping to build a best-in-class 4PL solution.