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Are you ready to kick-start your career in logistics? Look no further than LKQ UK and Ireland, where we're thrilled to introduce our newly created Logistics Intern position.

The role

As a Logistics Intern, you'll dive into the heart of our fast-paced and dynamic logistics team, gaining hands-on experience and valuable skills that will set you apart in the industry.

What makes this opportunity even more enticing? It's a hybrid role, offering the perfect balance of remote work flexibility and in-person engagement. You'll spend three days a week at our beautiful, high-spec, newly refurbished offices in Tamworth. Enjoy the convenience of secure and free parking while immersing yourself in a supportive and collaborative environment.

Don't miss out on this chance to launch your logistics career with us at LKQ UK and Ireland. Apply now and embark on an exciting journey of growth and learning.

Shortlisted candidates will be selected to attend an assessment day between 10am and 3pm at our offices in Tamworth B78 1SE Tuesday 16th April. 

Why work for LKQ

We are a people first organisation for our colleagues, the customer is at the heart of everything we do, and in turn we put our colleagues at the forefront of our business. As with many of our roles, we are happy to talk about flexible working options, we are committed to supporting a healthy work life balance. We are looking for people who love what they do, are passionate about delivering only the absolute best and make it their business to excel, whatever their role. We strive to support all our employees through their individual career paths and thrive within our business.

Key responsibilities

  • To join our 12-month our Logistics and Supply Chain internship, we’re looking for the right candidate who enjoys thinking strategically. You’ll be inquisitive and are not afraid to bring new ideas to the table. 
  • You must be available for the full 12 months of the internship, and this internship would suit students looking for a one-year industry placement as part of their degree
  • Excellent verbal, written, and visual communication skills including the ability to understand complex information and present it in an easy-to-understand manner 
  • Excellent knowledge and experience of the Microsoft Office suite and strong general aptitude with IT systems

Skills and experience

Over the course of your 12-month placement, we’ll give you a taste of what it’s like to work with us, while you gain valuable experience to help guide your career choices. As an Intern, you’ll be assigned to a range of different projects, where you’ll learn a mix of practical knowledge and technical skills.

During your 12 months, you can expect to:


  • Learn about our culture, values and goals and build an understanding of the products and services we provide
  • Supporting the supply chain forecast process and understanding the businesses supply and demand.
  • See first-hand how we work together to deliver an outstanding service for our customers
  • Building relationships with key project stakeholders to effectively drive change within the business.
  • Develop your team working, planning, creative thinking and problem-solving skills

What we offer

  • 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays
  • Hapi benefits retail discount on multiple retailers
  • Staff discount, get your own car parts at cost plus VAT
  • Genuine career progression and continual ongoing development
  • Pension
  • Access to a 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme, offering financial and wellbeing support

LKQ Euro Car Parts sits at the heart of the automotive aftermarket, supplying an unrivalled range of vehicle parts to over 18,000 customers through a world class logistics operation in the UK and Ireland. But we are so much more than just a parts supplier, we lead the market through innovative digital and service offerings, supporting our customers every step of the way as they prepare for the future. If you want to start your career with LKQ Euro Car Parts apply now.