Minor Group

591 Logistics Clerks

This is not the latest release View the latest release
ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
Reference period

591 Logistics Clerks

Logistics Clerks coordinate the purchasing, receipt, recording, monitoring, and distribution of goods and services, and the clearance and collection of imported cargo and shipment of cargo for export.

Indicative Skill Level:

Most occupations in this minor group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

  • AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:

  • NZQF Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

At least one year 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.

Tasks Include:

  • receiving, checking and processing purchase requests
  • verifying incoming and outgoing goods against records
  • providing information about price, and calculating storage and clearance charges
  • maintaining records of goods received and despatched
  • recording customs clearance requirements and authorising collection of cargo
  • organising despatch and collection of goods
Back to top of the page