Anticipate logistics requirements for port operations

Description

Anticipate port logistics according to vessel departure and arrival. Manage workforce to carry out port activities.

Alternative labels

envisage logistics requirements for port operations
discern logistical resources required for port operation
understand and manage logistical resources according to port operational requirements
anticipate port operational logistics requirements
foresee logistics requirements for port operations
perceive port logistical resources and requirements
perceive logistics requirements for port operations
understand port logistical resources and requirements
manage logistical resources according to port operational requirements

Skill type

skill/competence

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Anticipate logistics requirements for port operations is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Stevedore superintendent: Stevedore superintendents supervise and monitor the freight handling and longshore labor in a dockyard to maximise productivity. They manage the loading and unloading of cargo and monitor the safety of the work area. Stevedore superintendents may also investigate incidents and prepare accident reports.
Port coordinator: Port coordinators manage operations of traffic division for port authorities. They enforce rules and regulations, such as the berthing of ships, handling and storing of cargo, and the use of port facilities. They direct policing and cleaning activities of harbour department land, streets, buildings, and water areas. Port coordinators also ensure that activities concerning revenue are documented and submitted to accounting division. They advise port authorities on rates and revisions of port tariff, and solicit steamship companies to use port facilities. They direct activities concerned with compiling daily and annual ship and cargo statistics.

Optional skill

Anticipate logistics requirements for port operations is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

 


 

References

  1. Anticipate logistics requirements for port operations – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022