Transportation, Storage, & Distribution Managers
Distribution Center Manager, Fleet Manager, Logistics Operations Manager, Supply Chain Logistics Manager
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Acquisition Manager; Aerospace Medical Service Craftsman, Allergy/Immunization Technician; Air Transportation Craftsman; Aircraft Armament Systems Helper, F-16; Contracting Helper; Fleet Management And Analysis Apprentice; Logistics Plans Journeyman; Materiel Management Superintendent; Munitions Systems Helper; Pararescue Superintendent
Acquisition; Ammunition Warrant Officer; Aviation All-Source Intelligence; Aviation Operations Specialist; Contract and Industrial Management; Field Artillery Technician; M1 Armor Crewman; Ordnance, General; Quartermaster, General; Supply Systems Technician
Boatswain Specialty; Finance and Supply Specialty; Gunner's Mate; Marine Safety Specialist; Marine Safety Specialist Deck; Marine Safety Specialist Engineer; Marine Safety Specialist Response; Port and Facility Safety and Security; Storekeeper; Waterways Operations and Management
Acquisition Core Member; Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Officer; Armor Marine; Aviation Supply Officer; Colonel, Logistician; Fatality Management Officer; Infantry Unit Leader; Logistics/Mobility Chief; Motor Transport Officer; Ordnance Quality Assurance/Safety Observer
AOC Air Mobility Division Member; Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Officer, Avionics; Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Launching and Recovery Equipment; CWO - Supply Corps; Equipment Program Support Officer; LDO - Deck, Surface; Material Division Officer; Port Services Officer; Squadron Commanding Officer; Torpedo Weapons Officer
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
What they do:
Plan, direct, or coordinate transportation, storage, or distribution activities in accordance with organizational policies and applicable government laws or regulations. Includes logistics managers.
On the job, you would:
- Supervise the activities of workers engaged in receiving, storing, testing, and shipping products or materials.
- Plan, develop, or implement warehouse safety and security programs and activities.
- Inspect physical conditions of warehouses, vehicle fleets, or equipment and order testing, maintenance, repairs, or replacements.
- movement of people or goods by air, rail, sea, or road
- customer service
Arts and Humanities
Math and Science
- arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics
- talking to others
- thinking about the pros and cons of different ways to solve a problem
- noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it
People and Technology Systems
- thinking about the pros and cons of different options and picking the best one
- measuring how well a system is working and how to improve it
- communicate by speaking
- listen and understand what people say
Ideas and Logic
- notice when problems happen
- use rules to solve problems
- choose the right type of math to solve a problem
- add, subtract, multiply, or divide
People interested in this work like activities that include leading, making decisions, and business.
They do well at jobs that need:
- Stress Tolerance
- Attention to Detail
Education: (rated 4 of 5)
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