Port Traffic Technician

Limited to Port Tampa Bay Employees ONLY

Recruitment #1902-PTTRTCTPAK-001


Graduation from high school or possession of a GED Certificate; and
Two years of clerical experience which involves public contact; and
A current Port Tampa Bay employee.

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience that would reasonably be expected to provide the job-specific competencies noted below.


  • Working knowledge of Port traffic operations
  • Working knowledge of maritime regulations pertaining to Port operations
  • Some knowledge of basic statistics
  • Ability to collect, organize and evaluate data and develop logical conclusions
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to use a computer to quickly and accurately enter data


Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform one or more of the activities described below.

  • Researches, compiles and maintains records relating to trade statistics, commodity movements, revenues and tariff rate comparisons. Prepares and distributes vessel arrival/departure schedules.
  • Maintains mailing lists and assists in the preparation and distribution of Port publications.
  • Collects monies, prepares receipts, and forwards collected monies to Port Authority Fiscal Department.
  • Prepares various reports, logs and tally sheets.
  • Prepares various traffic reports and related data.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

This classification description is not intended to be, nor should it be construed as an all inclusive list of the duties associated with a particular position. Management may require incumbents to perform job duties other than those contained in this document at any time.


INTERNAL ONLY NOTICE:  This vacancy is reserved ONLY for current Port Tampa Bay employees.  If you are not a Port employee, then you are not eligible to apply under this recruitment. Please go back and visit the online employment center page and apply for any of the "regular" open job opportunities that are listed.