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First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators - 53-1031.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of transportation and material-moving machine and vehicle operators and helpers.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Dock Supervisor
  • Driver Manager
  • Fleet Manager
  • On Car Supervisor
  • Operations Supervisor
  • Street Supervisor
  • Supervisor
  • Trainmaster
  • Transportation Supervisor
  • Warehouse Supervisor

SOC Occupation Groups

53-0000 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations
53-1000 Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers
53-1030 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators
53-1031.00 First-Line Supervisors of Transportation and Material-Moving Machine and Vehicle Operators

Related Occupations

Tasks

  • Assist workers in tasks such as coupling railroad cars or loading vehicles.
  • Compute or estimate cash, payroll, transportation, personnel, or storage requirements.
  • Confer with customers, supervisors, contractors, or other personnel to exchange information or to resolve problems.
  • Direct workers in transportation or related services, such as pumping, moving, storing, or loading or unloading of materials or people.
  • Dispatch personnel and vehicles in response to telephone or radio reports of emergencies.
  • Drive vehicles or operate machines or equipment to complete work assignments or to assist workers.
  • Enforce safety rules and regulations.
  • Examine, measure, or weigh cargo or materials to determine specific handling requirements.
  • Explain and demonstrate work tasks to new workers or assign training tasks to experienced workers.
  • Inspect or test materials, stock, vehicles, equipment, or facilities to ensure that they are safe, free of defects, and consistent with specifications.
  • Interpret transportation or tariff regulations, shipping orders, safety regulations, or company policies and procedures for workers.
  • Maintain or verify records of time, materials, expenditures, or crew activities.
  • Monitor field work to ensure proper performance and use of materials.
  • Perform or schedule repairs or preventive maintenance of vehicles or other equipment.
  • Plan and establish transportation routes.
  • Plan work assignments and equipment allocations to meet transportation, operations or production goals.
  • Prepare, compile, and submit reports on work activities, operations, production, or work-related accidents.
  • Recommend and implement measures to improve worker motivation, equipment performance, work methods, or customer services.
  • Recommend or implement personnel actions, such as employee selection, evaluation, rewards, or disciplinary actions.
  • Requisition needed personnel, supplies, equipment, parts, or repair services.
  • Resolve worker problems or collaborate with employees to assist in problem resolution.
  • Review orders, production schedules, blueprints, or shipping or receiving notices to determine work sequences and material shipping dates, types, volumes, or destinations.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Acquire supplies or equipment.
  • Arrange maintenance activities.
  • Choose optimal transportation routes or speeds.
  • Direct emergency management activities.
  • Direct material handling or moving activities.
  • Direct passenger or freight transport activities.
  • Explain regulations, policies, or procedures.
  • Inspect facilities to ensure compliance with safety, quality, or service standards.
  • Inspect motor vehicles.
  • Install parts, assemblies, or attachments in transportation or material handling equipment.
  • Load shipments, belongings, or materials.
  • Maintain vehicles in good working condition.
  • Measure product or material dimensions.
  • Monitor work environment to ensure safety or adherence to specifications.
  • Operate vehicles or material-moving equipment.
  • Plan work operations.
  • Prepare accident or incident reports.
  • Recommend personnel decisions or human resources activities.
  • Record operational or production data.
  • Resolve issues affecting transportation operations.
  • Resolve personnel problems.
  • Review work orders or schedules to determine operations or procedures.
  • Test materials, solutions, or samples.
  • Verify information or specifications.
  • Weigh materials to ensure compliance with specifications.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Air Support Operations Operator (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Air Transportation (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Air Transportation Apprentice (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Air Transportation Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Air Transportation Helper (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Air Transportation Journeyman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Air Transportation Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Airborne and Air Delivery Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Director (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) Crewman (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Assault Amphibious Vehicle (AAV) Crewman (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Assault Breacher Vehicle (ABV)/Armored Vehicle Launched Bridge (AVLB) Crewman (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Aircraft Handling (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Aviation Boatswain's Mate, Launching and Recovery Equipment (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Bridge Crewmember (Army - Enlisted)
  • Cannon Crewmember (Army - Enlisted)
  • Cargo Specialist (Army - Enlisted)
  • Cryogenics Equipment Operator (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • CWO - Boatswain, Aviation (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Boatswain, Surface (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Explosive Ordnance Disposal (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Ordnance, Aviation (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • CWO - Supply Corps (Navy - Warrant Officer only)
  • Distribution Management Specialist (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Engineer Equipment Chief (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Engineer Equipment Mechanic (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Engineer Equipment Operator (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Equipment Operator (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Expeditionary Airfield Systems Technician (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Field Artillery Targeting Technician (Army - Warrant Officer only)
  • General Engineering Supervisor (Army - Enlisted)
  • Horizontal Construction Engineer (Army - Enlisted)
  • Indirect Fire Infantryman (Army - Enlisted)
  • Infantryman (Army - Enlisted)
  • LDO - Deck, Aviation (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Deck, Surface (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Explosive Ordnance Disposal (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Ordnance, Aviation (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • LDO - Supply Corps (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Logistics Specialist (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Low Altitude Air Defense (LAAD) Gunner (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • M1 Abrams Tank System Maintainer (Army - Enlisted)
  • M1A1 Tank Crewman (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Main Engine Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Main Engine Officer (Steam) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Mine Warfare Manager (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Motor Transport Maintenance Chief (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Motor Transport Operations Chief (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Motor Transport Operator (Army - Enlisted)
  • Motor Vehicle Operator (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS)/High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Crewmember (Army - Enlisted)
  • PATRIOT Launching Station Enhanced Operator/Maintainer (Army - Enlisted)
  • Railway Senior Sergeant (RC) (Army - Enlisted)
  • RL - Special Duty - Merchant Marine, Deck (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • SC - Supply Corps Officer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Ship Salvage Operations Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Electrical Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer (1200 PSI Steam System) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer (Diesel) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer (Gas Turbine) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer (Steam) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer, Nuclear (Damage Control) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer, Nuclear (Electrical) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer, Nuclear (General) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Engineer Officer, Nuclear (Main Propulsion) (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Reactor Control Assistant (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Reactor Mechanical Assistant (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Ship's Reactor Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • Special Warfare Boat Operator (Navy - Enlisted)
  • Staff Engineer Officer (Navy - Commissioned or Warrant Officer)
  • STRYKER Systems Maintainer (Army - Enlisted)
  • Transportation Management Coordinator (Army - Enlisted)
  • Transportation Senior Sergeant (Army - Enlisted)
  • URL - Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Warfare Officer (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • URL - Surface Warfare (Navy - Commissioned Officer only)
  • Vehicle Operations Craftsman (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Vehicle Operations Manager (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Vehicle Operations Superintendent (Air Force - Enlisted)
  • Warehouse Clerk (Marine Corps - Enlisted)
  • Wheeled Vehicle Repairer (Army - Enlisted)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Boatswain
  • Compressor-Station Engineer, Chief
  • Conductor, Yard
  • Crane-Crew Supervisor
  • Dispatcher, Bus and Trolley
  • Dispatcher, Concrete Products
  • Distribution Supervisor
  • Driver Supervisor
  • Garbage-Collection Supervisor
  • Gas-Pumping-Station Supervisor
  • Gauger, Chief
  • Header
  • Load-Out Supervisor
  • Loading-Rack Supervisor
  • Manager, Distribution Warehouse
  • Manager, Storage Garage
  • Material-Crew Supervisor
  • Material-Handling Supervisor
  • Road Supervisor
  • Road Supervisor of Engines
  • Sanitary-Landfill Supervisor
  • Snow-Removing Supervisor
  • Station Engineer, Chief
  • Superintendent, Stevedoring
  • Supervisor, Cab
  • Supervisor, Cellars
  • Supervisor, Dock
  • Supervisor, Ferry Terminal
  • Supervisor, Field Pipelines
  • Supervisor, Grading
  • Supervisor, Parking Lot
  • Supervisor, Pumping
  • Supervisor, Reactor Fueling
  • Supervisor, Route Sales-Delivery Drivers
  • Surface Supervisor
  • Track Supervisor
  • Truck Supervisor
  • Warehouse Traffic Supervisor
  • Well Puller, Head
  • Yard Manager
  • Yard Supervisor
  • Yard Supervisor, Building Materials or Lumber