Couriers and Messengers

(NOC 1463)

Career Description

Couriers pick up messages, letters, parcels, packages, and similar items and hand-deliver them within an establishment or to other establishments by walking or cycling, within a prescribed time period.

Messengers keep record of items received / delivered using delivery information acquisition devices, and collect payment when necessary.

Examples of Titles

Delivery Person

Where They Work

People in this group work for courier service companies and other establishments in business / government.

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Supply Chain Management (Part-time) Certificate
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Canadore College
North Bay, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Supply Chain Management Certificate
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Northeastern University - Graduate Programs
Boston, Massachusetts, US

Related Program(s):
Supply Chain Management Certificate; Online
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Modified on May 12, 2012