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Air Express Handler-Ramp Operations

Date: Nov 16, 2022

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.

We are looking for Warehouse Cargo & Ramp Service Agents with enthusiastic attitudes for our operation in Austin, TX.

 

Pay:  $21.00/hour 

Shifts:  1:30pm - 10:30pm 

 

  • (Weekends are required to work)

 

Come join our winning team and be part of how we make a difference for business operations across the globe. 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.

 

The work of a Ramp Service Agent 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 

- Load and unload aircraft of cargo weighing up to 70 lbs. in and out of aircraft within confined cargo areas, push, pull, and position loaded containers weighing up to 3,200 lbs. on rollers with/to aircraft. 

- Driving vehicles with gross weights of 3,000 to 80,000 lbs. in areas congested with aircraft, moving and stationary vehicles and equipment as well as positioning vehicle up to aircraft 

- Requiring depth perception and the ability to distinguish colors, red, green, and yellow. 

- Engage in push-out of aircraft driving 80,000 lb. vehicle or assist by providing guide function to driver using depth perception in congested areas or speaking to cockpit during push-back procedure. 

- Read "off-load" sheets to determine destination of cargo. 

- While performing aircraft push-out and/or towing functions, engage in proper specific ground to cockpit communication via hand signals and voice commands, with and without, the assistance of sight or visual aids.

- Ability to work in a high-noise level environment. 

- Pull, push, and lift bags weighing up to 70 lbs. onto or from a conveyor belt. Lift, connect overhead and remove overhead, 40 lb. KVA electric cable to/from aircraft.

- Ability to successfully communicate with others.

 

Requirements:

18 years old

Valid Driver’s license

1-year Forklift experience

Ability to read, write and understand the English language