Ramp Service Agent

Swissport Canada |YHZ

Leading ground service provider to the avaition industry.

Company Phone: +1 902-873-3947
Job Start Date: October 15, 2018

Job Summary

To provide all necessary and required under-wing ground support services as contracted by the customer to include but not be limited to loading and unloading baggage and cargo, marshalling, water and lavatory servicing.

Job Responsibilities

  • Marshall aircraft during arrival and departure
  • Unload passenger luggage and air cargo, bulk and/or containers/pallets, onto carts and/or dollies
  • Unload wheelchairs and child strollers and deliver to designated location
  • Provide special handling of luggage/cargo as required/directed
  • Deliver passenger luggage to claim area and unload onto conveyor system
  • Deliver air cargo to appropriate recipient
  • Drive and/or operate ground support equipment to include tow tractors, tow bars, belt loaders, container loaders, baggage tugs, water/lavatory service trucks, aircraft ground power units, aircraft air start units, air stairs, aircraft de-icing units, baggage carts, cargo dollies and passenger vans.
  • Collect and load mail, live animals, wheelchairs and child strollers onto aircraft
  • Service aircraft water and lavatories
  • Inspect ramp areas adjacent to gate and aircraft for debris and remove/dispose of when found.
  • Report all equipment malfunctions to the appropriate supervisor/manager
  • ¬†Comply with all federal, state, municipal, airport authority and carrier security requirements
  • Other duties as assigned
Other Requirements :

Qualifications and Competencies

  • Obtain and maintain Transport Canada Security Clearance
  • Previous ramp experience a plus
  • Valid driver's license
  • Good communication skills
  • Language skills
  • Must be able to work in inclement weather
  • ¬†Flexible to work on various shifts (days, evening, nights, weekends, and holidays)
  • Excellent Health & Safety awareness
  • Lift heavy objects that could reach 70 pounds (32 kilograms)
  • CSA Steel toed boots required
Salary Range: $12 per hour
Essential Skills:
  • Reading
  • Working with Others
  • Document Use
  • Communications Skills
  • Writing
  • Problem Solving
Soft Skills:
  • Motivation
  • Attitude
  • Accountability
  • Team Work
  • Adaptability
How to Apply:

Via email to [email protected]

To apply for this job email your details to coleen.aldred@swissport.com

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