Manage port operations improvement procedures


Manage all improvement procedures in port operations, including their development and implementation. Understand port activities, operations, and the way these are carried out, to manage improvement.

Alternative labels

oversee processes to improve operations
oversee improvement procedures in port operations
manage improvement procedures in port operations
understand and implement improvement procedures for port operations
supervise improvement procedures in port operations
supervise port operations improvement procedures
facilitate development of port operations through implementation of improvement procedures
manage processes to improve port operations
oversee port operations improvement procedures

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Manage port operations improvement procedures is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Water traffic coordinator: Water traffic coordinator manage the movements of a vessel in ports and waterways. They ensure the efficient deployment of vessels of a shipping company.
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

Manage port operations improvement procedures 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 port operations improvement procedures – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022