Ramp Agent

Employer
Menzies Aviation
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 22, 2017
Job Type
Freelance
Hours
Full Time
Summary: Unloading and loading of luggage, freight and cargo on and off commercial aircraft, in the outbound bag room and the baggage claim area. Driving and operating small specialized commercial vehicles. Position requires: heavy lifting, pushing, pulling, bending, stretching and frequent kneeling.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

* Comfortably and continuously lift/move 70 lbs. of cargo and baggage on and off aircraft and transport it between aircraft, airport terminals and air cargo facilities.

* Frequent bending, stretching push/pulling, stacking and kneeling in small confined locations.

* Operate motorized equipment.

* Read and interpret aircraft weight and balance loading instructions, hazardous material identification labels, aircraft loading manifests, and baggage and cargo routing tags.

* Performs other duties as assigned.RequirementsQualifications:

* Must be at least 18 years of age.

* Must have high school diploma, GED or six months prior ramp agent work experience.

* Must be able to pass all pre-employment testing, including a drug test.

* Capable of safely lifting up to 70 lbs. continuously;

* Must be able to proficiently speak, read, and write in English proficiently.

* Must have current driver's license with no violations over the past 5 years

* Must be available and flexible to work variable shifts including overtime, weekends and holidays.

* Work is done primarily outdoors. Must be comfortable working in all weather conditions.

* Must be able to obtain and maintain all required Airports and Custom badges/seals ;

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