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TWU Air Cargo Handler - Ramp Operations - DFW 1639

Date:  May 26, 2023

DFW Airport, Texas, US

Company:  Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.
Compensation:  18.00

About WFS

Join our Worldwide Flight Services family and contribute to the timely delivery of cargo shipment, luggage, business to customer delivery, and on-time flights while operating safely and securely.  We perform at the highest level for our customers every day, and strive to be an exceptional leader in our industry with our teams of cargo, passenger, ramp handling, and technical service experts in 164 airport locations, 18 countries, and on 5 continents.  Are you ready to take off on your next career with us?

Job Summary

In this role, you will play an important part of our world-leading ground handling operation at the DFW Airport. With a focus on safety and attention to detail, you will be responsible for completing various aspects of ramp service functions, including loading and unloading cargo, aircraft marshalling, and water servicing. This job is covered by a collective bargaining agreement.


Your main job duties may include (but not limited to):

  • Marshall aircraft upon arrival and departure.
  • Load and unload cargo on and off aircraft.
  • Safely drive and operate ground support equipment, including belt loaders, tugs, and baggage carts to pick-up and deliver cargo/bags between the terminal, warehouse and aircraft. 
  • Perform ground service functions, such as connecting/removing ground power and ground start units and water service.
  • Perform aircraft pushback, wing walking and related guide man functions.  
  • Maintain a secure work environment.

Minimum Requirements

  • At least 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid driver's license


**This job is covered by a collective bargaining agreement of the Transport Workers Union (TWU), a labor union which requires joining the TWU and paying union dues.** 

Preferred Skills

  • Good communications and language skills.
  • Ability to read, write, and fluently speak and understand the English language.

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Ability to work in inclement weather.
  • Flexible to work various shifts, including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to lift up to 70 pounds.

Perks & Benefits

  • Want your pay in advance?  Access up to 50% of earned wages before payday and get paid up to two days early through Branch app.
  • Are you a top performer who thrives on recognition?  On the spot recognition offered through Awardco!
  • Need health insurance?  Health Benefits with multiple options for fulltime employees!
  • Looking to stay healthy and improve your life?  Wellness Programs offered to all employees
  • Want to invest in your future?  401k program offered
  • Looking to grow and have a career with us?  Opportunity for Internal Mobility and transfers available!


WFS is an equal opportunity employer committed to employment equity and inclusion. We accept applications from all qualified individuals.