GSE Ramp Service Clerk - LAX

Date:  Jul 5, 2024
Location: 

Los Angeles, California, US

Custom Field 4: 
Company:  Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.
Compensation:  $18.78 per hour

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

The work of a Ramp 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.  Comply with WFS site security procedures for assigned warehouse and other operations.  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. This job is covered by a collective bargaining agreement.

Responsibilities

The work of the General Labor classification, depending on assignment, includes any or all of the following: Performs a variety of manual tasks not requiring the continuous performance of a mechanical or trade skill to include but not limited to the following duties;

  • Performs rust and corrosion control work on various equipment
  • Prepares equipment for painting and assists painters
  • Provides assistance to mechanics and technicians
  • Cleans and organizes shop tools and vehicles
  • Capable of driving company vehicles for transporting of supplies, materials etc. 
  • Light maintenance work
  • Computer skills for data entry into electronic work order system
  • Performs other duties as directed by the leads, supervisors, and managers
  • Interior/exterior passenger bridge cleaning
  • Exterior bridge washing

Minimum Requirements

  • HS Diploma, GED or Equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Valid driver's license
  • Ability to work rotating shifts including weekends (i.e., Friday, Saturday, Sunday), holidays, and days off.
  • Ability to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language.

 

**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

  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English language.

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Ability to lift up to 70 lbs.
  • Ability to work in all types of weather conditions as well as environmental conditions, i.e., jet engine fumes, vehicle emissions, dust, and jet engine noise.
  • Ability to distinguish colors, red, green, and yellow.

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 the Branch app!
  • Are you a top performer who thrives on recognition?  On the spot awards offered through the Awardco Platform including gift cards and more!
  • Need quality medical care?   Multiple options for both full and part-time employees!
  • Want WFS Employee Extras? Travel Discounts, Pet insurance, Discount Shopping & More!
  • Looking to stay healthy and improve your life?  Wellness Programs offered to all employees!
  • Want to invest in your future?  401k program offered with company match!
  • 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.