Getting to Work – Mississippi

Getting to Work in Logistics: Hinds Diesel Tech Academy


Once he discovered his passion for working on vehicles, Alex Rush says, “it was a simple decision, go with diesel. It’s where the money’s at.” Students can find a life changing opportunity with Hinds Diesel Technology Academy, where they learn the tools and skills to work in a heavy equipment facility. Annual income can begin at $45,000 and with time and experience climb as high as $100,000.

Logistics Careers Overview

Logistics comprises of establishments primarily engaged in transporting and warehousing goods as well as providing logistics services. It includes the four transportation modes (trucking, rail, air and marine) as well as Postal Services, Couriers and Messengers, and Warehousing and Storage.

Salary Range Potential: $45,000-$100,000+ per year


Skills Needed & Abilities: Computer, Critical Thinking, Active Listening, Reading Comprehension, Deductive Reasoning, Problem Solving, Oral Comprehension and Oral Expression


Sectors Hiring: Transportation, Warehousing and Manufacturing

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