Top employers in logistics and transport

The most popular graduate recruiters in logistics and transport

The top employers in logistics and transport for 2014/15, as voted for by students and graduates, are:

1. Aer Lingus

Founded by the Irish Government in April 1936 to provide air services to and from Ireland. It was floated in the stock exchange in 2006.

2. Dublin Airport Authority

Airport management company. Principal activities include the management, operation and development of Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports in Ireland, domestic and international airport retail management, and airport investment.

3. Ryanair

Hugely successful Dublin-based airline with a reputation for pushing the boundaries of the low-cost model

4. Irish Aviation Authority

The Irish Aviation Authority (IAA) is a commercial state-sponsored company which provides air navigation services in Irish-controlled airspace, and regulates safety standards within the Irish civil aviation industry.

5. DCC

DCC is an international sales, marketing, distribution and business support services group, organised and managed across five divisions.

6= Stena Line

Stena Line is an international transport and travel service company and one of the world's largest ferry operators.


Global logistics company with expertise in express, air and ocean freight, road and rail transportation, contract logistics and international mail services.

8. Hertz

An international vehicle rental company with operations in more than 145 countries.

9. Bus Éireann/Córas Iompair Éireann

Formed in 1987, its services include Expressway coaches between major cities, school buses and commuter buses. Bus Eireann Ireland’s state-owned transport company providing land public transport within the Republic of Ireland.

10. DB Schenker

DB Schenker opened its first office in Ireland in November 1994. Today they are a significant employer in the logistics sector, employing 170 permanent staff in eight significant facilities in Dublin, Shannon and Cork.