Also called: Trainmaster, Dispatcher, Train Master, Transportation Manager
In the Air Force: Airfield Operations; Airfield Operations, ABM; Airfield Operations, Airlift; Airfield Operations, Bomber; Airfield Operations, C2ISREW; Airfield Operations, General; Airfield Operations, Helicopter or EWO; Airfield Operations, RPA; Airfield Operations, Special Operations; Airfield Operations, Tanker
In the Army: Cargo Specialist; Mobility Officer; Transportation, General
In the Coast Guard: Aviation Administration; Deck Afloat; Marine Safety - General; Marine Safety Specialist; Port Safety/Environmental Protection - General; Vessel Traffic Services
In the Marine Corps: Aerial Delivery Officer; Distribution Management Officer; Mobility Officer
In the Navy: Air Officer; Air Traffic Officer; Aircraft Handling Officer; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Launching and Recovery Equipment; Aviation Overhaul Schedules Officer; Defense Courier Service Officer; Executive Officer, Military Sealift Command Office; Military Sealift Command Commander; Passenger Transportation Officer; Shipping Coordination Center Officer; Transportation Logistics Officer
- Analyze expenditures and other financial information to develop plans, policies, or budgets for increasing profits or improving services.
- Set operations policies and standards, including determining safety procedures for the handling of dangerous goods.
- Plan, organize, or manage the work of subordinate staff to ensure that the work is accomplished in a manner consistent with organizational requirements.
Arts and Humanities
Math and Science
Ideas and Logic
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
They do well at jobs that need:
You might use software like this on the job:
Materials requirements planning logistics and supply chain software
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New job opportunities are likely in the future.
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