Ramp positions encompass external servicing of aircraft below the wing, including (but not limited to) loading and unloading baggage and/or cargo on and off aircraft, verifying destinations, and basic maintenance of equipment. This position requires working in a fast paced environment with time constraints to meet arrival and departure goals. A professional and positive image must be consistently displayed by the employee.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Must be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid driver's license. Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide. Ability to perform these operations using weight measurement, volume, distance, and money. Ability to read, fluently speak, and understand the English language. High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent work experience is required. Ramp experience preferred, but not required. Must be free of disqualifying crimes and able to pass a pre-employment drug test. Must have reliable transportation and able to work weekends, holidays, and days off.
About GAT Airline Ground Support:
The Company, originally General Aviation Terminal, Inc., was formed as a branch of a fixed-based operation in Mobile, Alabama in 1963 to provide aviation ground support. Since then, the Company has grown into a quality-driven airline service company, developing successful business relationships with major carriers across the United States. The Company provides a broad range of airline support services including ticket counter and gate passenger processing, ramp operations, cabin services, skycap, cargo handling, charter screening, GSE maintenance, janitorial and security screening services in 28 locations nationwide. The Company's management philosophies include a high degree of owner and senior management involvement, innovative safety strategies, positive employee relations as well as focused operational and service responsiveness.
The Company is a WBENC certified Women Owned Business.