As the world grinded to a halt in 2020 amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and mitigation measures aimed towards stopping the spread, headlines have revolved around displaced jobs in the service industry. While there is truth to the number of lost jobs in the service industry, the national narrative is ignoring a resurgence of high-paying jobs in the manufacturing and warehousing industry. In fact, an ‘epic US factory jobs boom is on its way’ according to Bloomberg. Jobs and opportunities do exist right now; and with the rollout of vaccines across the country, the situation has a chance to improve dramatically. Here are some of the best opportunities in the warehousing industry to keep tabs on.
The Rise of E-Commerce in the Midwest
It’s no secret that the events of 2020 have dramatically reshaped shopping habits. The rise of e-commerce shopping has taken hold in the midwest, especially in the Chicago area, which happens to be a very strategic shipping and distribution hub for the US. With the rise in e-commerce comes a plethora of new job opportunities from logistics to warehousing and distribution. Take a look at the following warehouse jobs and reach out to our team with any questions!
What are the Best Warehouse Jobs in the Midwest?
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