Storeperson

A Storeperson is responsible for the receiving, handling and dispatching of goods coming into, or out of warehouses facilities and stores. They must ensure the correct goods or products are delivered or despatched and check that there is the correct quantity and there is no damage. A Storeperson will document when goods arrive and record…

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Transport Manager

Transport Managers run and coordinate the operations of a transport or logistics business. The Transport Manager’s role is becoming increasingly specialised and sophisticated due to the increase in technology. Transport Managers require a thorough knowledge and understanding of the transport industry as a whole, which includes the six sectors; Road Transport, Logistics & Warehousing, Maritime,…

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Terminal Manager

Terminal Managers are responsible for all aspects of the terminal’s freight operations and administrative functions. They supervise, direct and coordinate activities, such as making sure that freight makes it to its destination in a timely manner, directing freight distribution and assigning duties to employees. Maintaining a safe working environment by developing as well as executing…

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Shift Supervisor

Shift supervisors provide leadership for a small team of workers on the front lines in a company. They are in charge of the shift and the position requires a thorough knowledge of the work they are in and the ability to motivate the employees. Although the exact duties of a shift supervisor vary between transport…

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Operations Manager

Operations Managers are in charge of the planning, directing and coordinating of an organisation to ensure it’s well-organised and that the goods and services are meeting the client or customer needs. Operations Manager can work in a variety of organisations and the roles and responsibilities vary accordingly. Typically though, an Operations Manager is responsible for…

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Vessel Traffic Officer

A Vessel Traffic Officer organises safe and efficient port operation activities which are environmentally acceptable. They coordinate ships within the port and harbor to avoid collisions by managing movements from a port control centre using computerised vessel traffic management systems. Vessel Traffic Officer’s must have strong communication skills as they are in constant contact with…

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Stevedore Team Leader

A Stevedoring Team Leader is responsible for managinga small group of stevedores and reporting to thestevedoring supervisor.This role usually exists in larger ports where a supervisor may have too manystevedores to effectively supervise at once. A Stevedoring Team Leader assignswork to their team and ensures the work is done safely and on time. Team Leadersshould…

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Port Engineer

Port Engineers are responsible for estimating, planning,and performing short and long-term maintenance, repairs,and modifications on vessels for a specific region.They supervise engineering personnel and ensure they are properly trained,qualified, and comply with regulatory training requirements. They also assist inthe development and adherence of the maintenance and repair budget and makerecommendations to the General Manager. Day-to-day…

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