Transport Services Manager

Transport Service Managers oversee and coordinate inbound and outbound sales, leasing and rentals of transportation vehicles. These vehicles may be used to transport goods and passengers throughout the transportation industry.

Duties and tasks

  • Coordinating schedules and activities association with inbound and outbound deliveries
  • Documenting and implementing orders
  • Maintenance pf vehicles
  • Organisation and purchase of vehicles and equipment
  • Oversee the collection and delivery of goods and passengers

Skills required

  • Communicate effectively with customers and staff
  • Ensure appropriate methods are used during loading and unloading goods and passengers
  • Knowledge of occupational health and safety regulations
  • Multi-task with outbound and inbound deliveries
  • Organisational skills to maintain business records
  • Prepare operation statements and reports
  • Technology skills to provide quick and efficient deliveries

Working conditions

Transport Services Managers work within the freight and flight transportation industries. Through the use of technology, this position will require technological experience and knowledge. This level of management includes the beginning and end stages of deliveries within the transport industry. These services can be found through internet services or large freight and flight organizations.

Professional associations / Industry information

The Customs Brokers and Forwarders Council of Australia Inc. (CBFCA)
Transport and Logistics Industry Skills Council (TLISC)

Related jobs and job titles

  • General Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Operations Manager
  • Transport Administrator
  • Transport Clerk

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