A trainee programme with opportunities

Start your career at Blue Water Shipping

Why join Blue Water?

A unique career in an international setting

The 2-year trainee programme of transport and logistics gives you a strong international business education. You get the best opportunities to start your career by providing high-level courses and good career opportunities.

Blue Water Shipping is a global provider of all logistics services in modern supply chain management. Since the company’s founding in 1972, our ambition has been to provide clients with the best service and highest quality in the industry.

At the heart of Blue Water is an organisation of professionals skilled to offer complete and tailor-made solutions to any shipping and transport requirement anywhere in the world. Our foundation is knowledge, decades of experience and dedicated employees.

Today, Blue Water is represented with more than 60 offices worldwide. In every Blue Water office, we combine our strong global network with local expertise – thereby adding value and providing our clients with services beyond transporting cargo safely and efficiently.

The Blue Water values

We play as a team and we play to win

The colour of service is Blue - we work with passion to serve customers better, every day, everywhere

We keep our promises – because our business is built on trust

We believe in strong and long-lasting relations – enabling everyone to run a good business

We constantly question status quo – dedicated to improving our efficiency

Our responsibility reaches beyond our business – we take care of each other, our partners and society

A strong education in international transport and logistics

Becoming a trainee at Blue Water Shipping will boost your career and development by providing you with the tools and training to become an expert in the industry engaged in a team of professional colleagues.

The programme splits into two main stages:

  • Year 1: working at the office in your home country.
  • Year 2: working in one of our worldwide offices abroad. Here you will be getting the opportunity to expand your international experience and business network.

Practice-oriented job training at your office is supplemented by seven weeks of theoretical courses during the two years. Half of the teaching weeks are at the Business Academy at the headquarter in Denmark. The other half of the teaching weeks are online lectures. Both held in English.

The theoretical courses involve:

  • Road, Sea, Air and Rail transport
  • Multimodal and Project transports
  • Customs formalities
  • Terminal and Warehousing
  • International Transport law
  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Business process optimisation
  • Economics and Service

The programme will allow you to connect solid practical experience given in your daily work with theoretical knowledge.

Job requirements

To apply at Blue Water, you must:

  • have completed secondary school, high school or equivalent
  • be fluent in English

However, do not hesitate to send your application when not fulfilling the requirements; we are looking widely for our upcoming talents.

Please make sure you have prepared your CV and a motivational letter telling us why you are applying for the trainee position at Blue Water Shipping. Please send your application in English.

In Blue Water Shipping, we have an ongoing hiring process. Send your application along with your CV soonest to ensure one of the coveted trainee positions at Blue Water Shipping. We are looking very much forward to seeing your application.

Blue Water has global experts within

Road Transport

Do you want a reliable transport solution? With our fleet of modern trucks, we can deliver your cargo when and where you wish

Sea Freight

Through our worldwide network of offices and contact with all major shipping lines, we can deliver your cargo to any port in the world

Air Freight

When choosing Blue Water, you get access to global air freight solutions, courier services and air chartering based on your requirements

Rail Transport

Choose rail if you want a reliable service with low environmental impact reducing the transit time from door to door

Courier Transport

Our courier service is the perfect solution if speed and flexibility are important to you. You can book easily using our online system

Port Service

We deliver full service to vessels and crew within port service and port agency trough our worldwide network and dedicated agents

Project Transport

We handle complex and oversize project transport, and we do heavy lifts all over the world. Do you have a challenge for us?

Renewables

The future is wind and solar power. We have been on board from the beginning offering broad experience within the renewables sector

Reefer Logistics

It takes the right team of specialists to ensure an unbroken cold chain for temperature-controlled products and shipments 

Marine Logistics

We provide tailored solutions to the Cruise & Marine industry through a long-standing cooperation with our global network