Organises and controls the operations of an enterprise that operates a fleet of vehicles to transport goods and passengers. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level 2
Bus Company Manager
Car Rental Agency Manager
Occupations and specialisations not considered under this ANZSCO code:
Railway Station Manager
Supply and Distribution Manager
Group: 1494 Transport Services Managers
Requirements for Skills Assessment
This occupation requires a qualification assessed as comparable to the educational
level of an Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) Diploma or higher, in a field
highly relevant to the nominated occupation.
If the qualification is in a field highly relevant to the occupation, then at least one year
of highly relevant post-qualification employment at an appropriate skill level is
required, completed in the last five years.
If the qualification is not in a highly relevant field, two years of highly relevant
employment at an appropriate skill level is required, completed in the last five years;
this is reduced to one year if there is an additional qualification at AQF Certificate IV
level in a highly relevant field.
If employment is pre-qualification, then three additional years of highly relevant
employment are required. This is in addition to one year of highly relevant
employment within the past five years.
A positive assessment of both qualifications and employment is required for a positive
Skills Assessment Outcome.
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing may be required.
AQF Diploma or higher
Highly relevant fields of study include Business Management or Transport Management.
Subjects may include:
*Business *Management *Operations Management *Logistics *Freight Management
*Transport Management *HR Management *Financial Management *Safety Risk
Management *Vehicle Safety *Vehicle Maintenance *Business Development *Transport
Planning and Operations
Pre-qualification employment can be considered for this occupation.
Required tasks for this occupation include (in the transport company
management, unless stated otherwise):
organising the purchase and maintenance of transport vehicles, equipment
liaising with clients to determine requirements and providing customers with
advice and information regarding vehicle type, purchase or hire rates and
obligations and handling complaints
receiving orders and bookings, and planning and implementing
ensuring goods are stored and transported in conditions that will maintain
arranging collection and delivery of vehicles and goods
maintaining business records and preparing operational statements and
ensuring compliance with occupational health and safety regulations