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Transportation Operations-Intermodal Cluster: Logistics and Distribution

Intermodal Driver
As an Intermodal driver, you'll specialize in short hauls, delivering freight to and from rail yards (drayage assignments), combining highway and rail service trucking duties.

Freight Forwarder
Freight forwarders assist exporters in preparing price quotations by advising on freight costs, port charges, consular fees, costs of special documentation, insurance costs, and their handling fees. They recommend the packing methods that will protect the merchandise during transit or can arrange to have the merchandise packed at the port or containerized. If the exporter prefers, freight forwarders can reserve the necessary space on a vessel, aircraft, train, or truck.

 

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Purchasing Agent/Buyer

Salary Range: $60,000-$80,000
Education offered at: Davidson CC (Courses), Elon U (BSBA), Forsyth CC (AAS), NCAT (BS), Randolph CC (AAS), UNCG-JSNN (BS, Cert), WFU (BS), WSSU (BS, Cert*)
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