U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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53-1011 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors
Supervise and coordinate the activities of ground crew in the loading, unloading, securing, and staging of aircraft cargo or baggage. May determine the quantity and orientation of cargo and compute aircraft center of gravity. May accompany aircraft as member of flight crew and monitor and handle cargo in flight, and assist and brief passengers on safety and emergency procedures. Includes loadmasters.
Illustrative examples: Airport Ramp Supervisor,
Air Cargo Ground Operations Supervisor,
Air Cargo Ground Crew Supervisor
Broad Occupation: 53-1010 Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors
Minor Group: 53-1000 Supervisors of Transportation and Material Moving Workers
Major Group: 53-0000 Transportation and Material Moving Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010