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43-5011 Cargo and Freight Agents

Expedite and route movement of incoming and outgoing cargo and freight shipments in airline, train, and trucking terminals, and shipping docks. Take orders from customers and arrange pickup of freight and cargo for delivery to loading platform. Prepare and examine bills of lading to determine shipping charges and tariffs.

Cargo and Freight Agents (broad occupation)

Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching, and Distributing Workers (minor group)

Office and Administrative Support Occupations (major group)

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Last Modified Date: October 26, 2009