Division Directory


Division Directory


This page contains contact information, including phone numbers and email addresses, to reach individual divisions directly at the Port of Los Angeles (Los Angeles Harbor Department). All media inquiries are automatically redirected to Media Relations for handling.

 
Division Email Phone Description

Accounting

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phone

Responsible for maintaining the financial records, financial reporting and analysis, administration of financial accounting activities and recording of financial transactions.

Cargo Marketing

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phone

Responsible for developing new business, retaining current business and responding to customer’s needs by providing superior customer service.

City Attorney

 

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Provides general legal advice to the Port, Harbor Commission, Alameda Corridor Transportation Authority and Intermodal Container Transfer Facility.

Community Relations

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phone

Responsible for outreach programs to engage community members, students, civic groups, business groups, and other stakeholder audiences throughout Southern California.

Construction

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phone

Manages all construction contracts and provides survey, construction inspection and materials testing services.

Construction and Maintenance 

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phone

Provides support for the maintenance, repair, alteration and reconstruction of Harbor Department-owned facilities and infrastructure.

Contracts and Purchasing 

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phone

Provides a fair, objective selection process for all agreements and procurement opportunities.

Debt and Treasury Management 

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phone

Manages the debt portfolio, including the issuance, servicing, and post-issue compliance of outstanding debt, and pursues refinancing of debt.

Engineering

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phone

Responsible for all design plans, specifications and other contract documents necessary for the development, redevelopment and maintenance of marine terminals and other Port facilities.

Environmental Management

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phone

Assesses environmental impacts of development projects and determines appropriate mitigation measure as appropriate.

Financial Management

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phone

Controls the Department's annual budget and is responsible for all functions related to financial analysis and credit/collections.

Goods Movement

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phone

Responsible for all Port transportation engineering/planning, including the planning, conceptual design, and programming (grants) of all multimodal infrastructure.

Human Resources 

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phone

Responsible for nearly 900 employees at the Los Angeles Harbor Department, a proprietary, non-tax-supported department of the City of Los Angeles.

Information Technology 

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phone

Responsible for the Port’s computing, network/telecommunications, and cybersecurity services.

Labor Relations and Workforce Development

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phone

Engages and maintains positive relationships with labor unions, while supporting workforce development in the goods movement sector across the region.

Los Angeles Pilot Service

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phone

Directs the safe movement of vessels in and out of the Port in cooperation with various navigational safety and enforcement agencies.

Los Angeles Port Police

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phone

Ensures the safe and uninterrupted operation of the Port through the enforcement of various, City, state and federal laws and regulations.

Media Relations

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phone

Responds to media inquiries, establishes and maintains relationships with local, national and international media, and strives for accuracy in resulting media coverage and Port messaging.

Planning and Strategy

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phone

Prepares and maintains a long-range Port Master Plan which guides the future development of the Port consistent with the provisions of the California Coastal Act.
Policy and Legislative Affairs   phone Augments intergovernmental advocacy at a critical time of increasing engagement with local, regional, state, federal, and even transnational and international levels of government.
Real Estate - Cargo and Industrial email phone Oversees all Port cargo-handling facilities (automobile, breakbulk, container, dry bulk, liquid bulk, maritime support, and warehouse), including leasing, property and asset management, and land acquisitions and dispositions.
Real Estate - Waterfront and Commercial email phone Includes the Port's retail, dining and entertainment space, cruise terminals, marinas, and the LA Waterfront.

Risk Management

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phone

Plans, directs, and coordinates insurance programs to control risk and loss.

Trade Development

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phone

Connects U.S. businesses throughout America with overseas trade opportunities, particularly exports. 

Wharfingers

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phone

Monitors all waterborne activities occurring within Port areas and serves as a primary contact for the operational needs of customers.