We play as a team – and we play to win
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
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
Our responsibility reaches beyond our business – we take care of each other, our partners and society
We constantly question status quo – dedicated to improving our efficiency
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.
Applications will open again in 2023
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.
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
Do you want a reliable transport solution? With our fleet of modern trucks, we can deliver your cargo when and where you wish
Through our worldwide network of offices and contact with all major shipping lines, we can deliver your cargo to any port in the world
When choosing Blue Water, you get access to global air freight solutions, courier services and air chartering based on your requirements
Choose rail if you want a reliable service with low environmental impact reducing the transit time from door to door
Our courier service is the perfect solution if speed and flexibility are important to you. You can book easily using our online system
We deliver full service to vessels and crew within port service and port agency trough our worldwide network and dedicated agents
We handle complex and oversize project transport, and we do heavy lifts all over the world. Do you have a challenge for us?
The future is wind and solar power. We have been on board from the beginning offering broad experience within the renewables sector
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