Manage backlogs


Manage work control status and backlogs to ensure completion of work orders.

Alternative labels

ensure backlogs are cleared effectively
ensure backlogs are cleared efficiently
deal with backlogs
ensure backlogs are addressed effectively
ensure backlogs are addressed efficiently
control backlogs
regulate backlogs
ensure backlogs are cleared
handle backlogs
address backlogs

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Manage backlogs is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Food production planner: Food production planners prepare production plans, evaluate all the variables in the process and strive to ensure that production objectives be achieved.
Road transport maintenance scheduler: Road transport maintenance schedulers are responsible for the effective execution of all maintenance work control processes of vehicles for urban transport, and for the efficient and effective use of planning and scheduling all resources to conduct maintenance activities.

Optional skill

Manage backlogs 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.




  1. Manage backlogs – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022