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Ramp Service Cargo Agent

Worldwide Flight Services Salt Lake City, UT

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $15 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life insurance,
Job Description

***$500 SIGN-ON BONUS***

The work of a Ramp Service Clerk includes the following: loading and unloading of cargo (mail, express, baggage, freight, and company material) on and off aircraft; the transporting of cargo between terminals and aircraft; the ramp transfers of cargo where required; the receiving, delivering, and physical handling of freight and company material, export at the designated express docks, mail, and baggage in the outbound baggage room; the completion of forms and messages related to and necessary for the performance of the designated locations of the functions described.  The cleaning and servicing of cabin interiors, including cockpit and lavatories; draining lavatories; checking, handling, assembling, removing, and installing passenger service cabin furnishings and supplies.  Transporting such furnishings and supplies to and from aircraft.  Assisting in loading, unloading, and racking both filled and empty drums.  In addition, de-icing aircraft, clear aircraft windshields, pushout/two aircraft, and related guide man functions; connect/remove ground power and ground start units.  May be required to clean the exterior of aircraft with specialized cleaning fluids.  May be assigned to perform routine cleaning of work areas, ramps, and facilities with or without powered equipment.  May be assigned to assist in monitoring the security of the facility.  May be assigned to do routine automotive repair; servicing and cleaning of powered and unpowered equipment.  Remain cognizant of WFS staff, security contractors, and visitors’ activities and report security breaches, suspicious occurrences, or non-compliance with the site security plan to managers or via the WFS whistleblower program.  Comply with WFS site security plan for assigned warehouse. 

Required Skills:

  • Loading, stowing, and unloading of all cargo and baggage in accordance with flight loading plans
  • Pick-up and delivery of all cargo, including mail, express, baggage, freight Company material, commissary supplies
  • Preparation, reporting, and accounting of necessary documents relating to work performed
  • Cleaning of aircraft baggage pits and immediate work areas
  • Insert and remove chocks and safety lines
  • Receive and dispatch aircraft
  • Lift baggage, boxes, or cargo weighing up to 70lbs. when loading/unloading aircraft, carts, and containers
  • Loading/unloading may require lifting over 100 items for a single aircraft
  • Push/pull loaded and empty carts and containers during loading/unloading operations
  • Couple/uncouple carts and/or cargo container dollies
  • Ascend/descend jet-way stairs while carrying baggage
  • Bend/stoop and crawl to move and stack/unstack cargo in aircraft and containers
  • Stand for up to 4 hours in all weather conditions to upload or unload cargo and direct traffic
  • Walk continuously to load/ unload cargo from pallets, containers, carts, or conveyor belts
  • Complete safety checklists for motorized equipment
  • Drive and operate motorized equipment (e.g., conveyor belt, tugs, lower deck loaders, ground power units, pushback tractors, airstart units), and only after proper training
  • Read and interpret aircraft load sheets, checked baggage tags, and cargo labels
  • Operate a computer to enter and retrieve data
  • Operate a scanner to scan baggage for security/weight and balance purposes
  • Count baggage/cargo being uploaded/ unloaded during operations
  • Operate portable radio or headphones
  • Connect hoses to aircraft (lavatory services, water service, ground power units)
  • Use signaling devices to communicate with co-workers or flight crew
  • Ensure compliance with WFS and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations and policies
  • Other duties as assigned
Company Description
WFS is one of the world's leading ground handling organizations, providing high quality cargo, passenger, premium, ramp, baggage and technical services across a network spanning over 170 locations in more than 22 countries on five continents.

Worldwide Flight Services

Why Work Here?
Work for a leader in Cargo handling.

WFS is one of the world's leading ground handling organizations, providing high quality cargo, passenger, premium, ramp, baggage and technical services across a network spanning over 170 locations in more than 22 countries on five continents.

Address

3975 West 1580 North

Salt Lake City, UT
USA

Industry

Travel

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