Transport Company Owner

Logistics Manager

Transport Manager

Minimum Bachelor?s degree in any stream

Relevant work experience

The task a

Working Proprietor, Transport is expected to perform include:Planning, organizing, co-ordinating and controlling activities involved in transporting passengers and freight

Detailed knowledge of transport operations

In-depth knowledge of transport management

Knowledge of road transport

Knowledge of traffic rules and regulations

Knowledge of logistical operations

Ability to manage transport operations

Knowledge of safety and health regulations for various modes of transport

Not applicable

Ability to multitask

Co-ordination skills

Management skills


Ability to work under pressure

Time management skills

Planning skills

It is a desk job with some field work

May need to handle a team of Drivers and other team members

Local travelling is not required

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Working is 8/9 hours for 5-6 days a week. Being self-employed is also an option. In that case the work days and timings will be flexible

Shift system is not available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Maybe

This job is not considered dangerous or hazardous

Occupational hazards may include fatigue, stress, etc.

For candidates with up to 5 years of work experience -INR30,000 toINR35,000 per month

For candidates with 5 to 10 years of work experience -INR40,000 toINR45,000 per month

For candidates with 10 to 20 years of work experience -INR65,000 toINR70,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Recent Developments in the Transport/Logistics/Warehousing Sector

As the Indian economy grows and the operating system evolves, several macro trends will shape the supply chain design. Greater and more intense competition and global value chains are leading to substantial shifts in what is expected of the supply chain function. It is no longer enough to simply connect supply and demand at optimal cost and service levels. Today?s businesses are demanding more from their supply chains, including competitive advantage.

Take for example, Drive India Enterprise Solutions (DIESL), the logistics arm of Tata group. DIESL provides the full range of logistics services, including warehousing, distribution, international logistics, kitting and packaging, telecom trading and value-added services like cash management and e-trade. The company offers primary distribution or transportation services, transporting goods from original equipment manufacturers and ports to the warehouse. The second part of its services involves transporting goods from warehouse to market, specifically ensuring these reach dealers, distributors, retailers and individual customers.

Women Workforce in the Sector

A definite rise in the number of women in Indian logistics industry has been witnessed and the day is not too far when women would have equal participation.Given the recent trends in the market, it is going to increase job opportunities for Working Proprietor, Transport.

Logistics companies Transport companies Shipping companies Multinational companies Courier companies

Across India

Will be updated

Government and private colleges across India

Institute of Rail Transport

Indian Railways Institute of Transport Management

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