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Job Description:

  • 1) Solicits freight business from industrial and commercial firms and passenger-travel business from travel agencies, schools, clubs, and other organizations: Calls on prospective shippers to explain advantages of using company facilities.

  • 2) Quotes tariffs, rates, and train schedules.

  • 3) Explains available routes, load limits, and special equipment available, and offers suggestions in method of loading, crating, and handling freight.

  • 4) Calls on travel agents, schools, clubs, and other organizations to explain available accommodations offered by company.

  • 5) Quotes fares, schedules, and available itineraries offered to groups by company.

  • 6) Speaks to members of groups and organizations and exhibits travel movies showing points of interest along routes to stimulate interest in travel.

  • 7) Distributes descriptive pamphlets.

  • 8) Acts as liaison between shipper and carrier to obtain information for settling complaints.

  • 9) May specialize in soliciting freight or passenger contracts or may travel from community to community to solicit freight and passenger patronage and be designated Freight-Traffic Agent; Passenger Traffic Agent; Traveling-Freight-And-Passenger Agent.




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DOT:   252.257-010

Job Number: 11370