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Logistics Technician

Competency-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
CareerWise Colorado
O*Net Code
Rapids Code
Req. Hours
Jul 16, 2021
Jul 16, 2021

Competency-Based Skills

9 skill sets | 11 total skills
Understands and upholds safe workplace practices in a warehouse environment.
Conducts general housekeeping and cleanup. Maintains a tidy, organized workspace.
Business Fundamentals
Understands basic business terminology, functions, and processes.
Reporting and Record Keeping
Inputs data in an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system or similar system.
Accesses ERP system to gather information.
Verifies that material received from suppliers matches the purchase order in terms of quality, quantity, price, and delivery. Investigates and resolves discrepancies.
Inventory Management
Verifies that the company’s electronic inventory records match physical inventory.
Investigates and resolves discrepancies. Monitors inventory levels and product movement.
Prepares finished products for shipment, which includes verifying contents and paperwork, providing necessary documentation, packing, labeling, and coordinating with transportation carriers.
Prepares purchase orders and communicates with suppliers to ensure that the company receives material that meets its quality, quantity, price, and delivery expectations.
Production Schedule Management
Manages production schedule. Secures and prepares materials and documentation required for production.

Technical Instruction

Business Logistics Optimization
Addresses and explores the principles of business logistics and optimization, utilizing database management systems and software.
Purchase and Supply Logistics
Assesses the skills and abilities needed for the processes and activities for sourcing materials necessary for a business to deliver goods and services.
Business Communications
Emphasizes effective business writing and cover letters, memoranda, reports, application letters, and resumes.
Logistics Management
Introduces the fundamental facets of logistics in supply chain management utilizing a systems approach to: manage activities associated with traffic, logistical support, regulations, transportation, inventory management.
Career Math
Covers material designed for career and technical students who need to study particular mathematical topics. Topics include measurement, algebra, geometry, statistics, and graphs. These are presented at an introductory level.
Certified Manufacturing Associate (CMfgA) Credential
Covering fundamental topics such as shop math, assembly, maintenance, machining, inspection, and more, this nationally recognized certification demonstrates that the individual has a basic knowledge of manufacturing and may be an ideal candidate for entry-level manufacturing employment.

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