Opinion: Bridging the logistics skills gap with training

| April 27, 2018

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Organisations operating within various sectors – from construction to services to healthcare – are feeling the pressures of meeting demand with less staff. As you’d expect, the logistics industry has also been affected by this trend. Back in January, James Hookham, deputy chief executive of the Freight Transport Association, stated that “driver shortages in the UK already number 50,000”.He called on the Government to ensure HGV drivers from EU nations will retain their permits following the UK’s departure from Europe. One of the key challenges for any company is attracting, recruiting, training and retaining talented individuals.

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Welcome and thank you for your interest in SLH Transport. SLH Transport was established in 1985 and has become one of Canada’s Top 10 Truckload Carriers delivering freight across Canada, USA and now servicing loads into Mexico. We have various opportunities throughout our 13 terminals across Canada, from long haul Owner-Operators to local Company Driver positions which bring our drivers home on a daily basis. SLH Transport is proud of all of our drivers and their accomplishments such as winning the TCA Owner-Operator of the year award in 2015.

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