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Warehouse Team Member - Express Operations

Date: Sep 22, 2022

Location: Jamaica, New York, US

Company: Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.

Job Description:

Warehouse Team Member - Express Operations - $19/hour

Working at JFK International Airport

Come join our fun team members at JFK providing essential work to ensure our neighborhoods and communities receive their packages ordered online!  Hiring for associates in our facility sorting packages and exciting work loading airplanes. If you enjoy working with people or like the challenge of working around commercial aircraft, then come join our team!

Under general supervision, this employee performs duties related to the handling, counting, receipting for pick-up, transfer and delivery of all cargo (which includes handling express freight to and from aircraft to warehouse, and truck to warehouse, and into aircraft).

Responsibilities also include assisting ramp operations as required, with wing walking, push back, loading and off-loading accordingly to load plan. Perform warehouse functions such as cargo package handling; including moving, stacking, weighing, labeling, etc ; constructing and dismantling as necessary; duties related to loading and unloading of trucks, operate/check company vehicles, mechanized loading equipment; drive company automotive equipment for transporting of cargo packages.

 

Required Skills:

Able to pass TSA/Homeland Security background check and drug screen

Some positions require a Valid State Driver’s license (Standard or Enhanced)

Must be Available and Flexible to work variable shifts including weekends and holidays

Ability to speak, read and write English

Reports to work on a regular and timely basis

Able to work Indoor/Outdoor environment in various weather conditions

Ability to lift 30 lbs. without assistance and up to 70 lbs. with assistance

Some positions available that require you to drive and operate cargo handling equipment

Able to handle a fast paced environment and have fun

 

Required Experience:

Must be at least 18 years of age. High school diploma or equivalent required. Computer familiarity necessary.  Demonstrates qualities of initiative.  Must be able to lift 50 to 70 pounds (31.9kg). Ability to work weekends (ie. Friday, Saturday, Sunday), holidays, and days off.  Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language.  May be necessary to speak other language(s), in addition to English, depending on customer contract. Must be able to maintain airport authority access, and be able to work scheduled shifts. Must be able to follow direction and work safely. May be necessary to be able to speak other languages depending on contract.