Ramp Agent

Employer Info

Swissport is the world's largest provider of ground and cargo handling services in the aviation industry. The company provides services on behalf of some 835 client-companies and handles around 230 million passengers and 4.1 million flights (movements) per year. The company operates around 133 warehouses and moves approx. 4.3 million tonnes of cargo. With a workforce of around 62,000 personnel, Swissport is active at more thanĀ 280 stations in 48 countries across five continents, and generates annual consolidated operating revenue of EUR 2.7 billion

Description

If you are passionate about helping people to get to their destination and would love to work close to many different airplanes, come and join our Swissport team as a Ramp Agent!

You will get to learn something new about planes and the aviation industry every day!

Job Description

To provide all necessary and required under-wing ground support services as contracted by the client to include, but not be limited to, loading/unloading baggage and cargo, marshaling and servicing incoming and outgoing aircrafts.

Job Responsibilities

- Marshall/Guide incoming and outgoing aircrafts,
- Unload/Load passenger luggage and cargo up to 70lbs/32kgs onto carts,
- Deliver passenger luggage to claim area and unload onto conveyor belt,
- Report all equipment malfunctions to the appropriate supervisor/manager,
- Aircraft maintenance and servicing
- Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Competencies

Must be 18 years old or older,
Heavy lifting of cargo and luggage up to 70lbs or more,
Valid Class 5 license with a clean Drivers Abstract (GDL accepted)
Must be able to work outside, including adverse weather conditions
Open availability to work on various weekly shifts (days, evening, nights, weekends & holidays)
Bondable (Able to acquire and maintain Federal Security Clearance in good standing).

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Swissport as an equal opportunity employer bases its hiring decisions on the business need and the best qualified candidates available, and does not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of any protected category. Candidates who are offered employment may be subject to a criminal record and other background checks as permitted or required by company policy or applicable law. (This job is open to all candidates that have experience or are willing to work in a position similar to: warehouse & retail jobs, physical work, general labor, landscape work, manual labor, mover, packer, package handler, production line worker, and handler).

Salary: $16.50 to $18.50 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
All ramp agents are required to be fully vaccinated, and follow mandatory mask requirements at the airport.

Shift availability:

Day Shift (preferred)
Night Shift (required)
Overnight Shift (required)

Special Requirements

Must be 18 years old or older,
Heavy lifting of cargo and luggage up to 70lbs or more,
Valid Class 5 license with a clean Drivers Abstract (GDL accepted)
Must be able to work outside, including adverse weather conditions
Open availability to work on various weekly shifts (days, evening, nights, weekends & holidays)
Bondable (Able to acquire and maintain Federal Security Clearance in good standing).

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Email

Swissport Canada Handling Inc

Start Date: September 19, 2022

End Date: October 31, 2022

Positions Available:4

Education Level:High School

Job Status:Full time or Part Time

Wage From:$18.63

Wage To:$19.19