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TWU Cargo Ramp - MR

Date: Jul 22, 2022

Location: Los Angeles, California, US

Company: Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.

Job Description

The work of a Ramp Service 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.  The cleaning and servicing of cabin interiors, including cockpit and lavatories; draining lavatories; checking, handling, assembling, removing, and installing passenger service cabin furnishings and supplies, transporting such furnishings and supplies to and from aircraft, assisting in loading, unloading, and racking both filled and empty drums.  In addition, de-icing aircraft, clear aircraft windshields, pushout/two aircraft, and related guide man functions; connect/remove ground power and ground start units.  May be required to clean the exterior of aircraft with specialized cleaning fluids.  May be assigned to perform routine cleaning of work areas, ramps, and facilities with or without powered equipment.  May be assigned to assist in monitoring the security of the facility.  May be assigned to do routine automotive repair, servicing, and cleaning powered and unpowered equipment. Comply with WFS site security procedures for designated warehouse and other operations.  Remain aware 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.  

Required Skills

  • Ability to successfully communicate with others
  • Ability to work in a high-noise level environment
  • Ability to understand and react to verbal commands and safety warnings, with and without the assistance of sight or visual aids
  • Pull, push, and lift bags weighing up to 70 lbs. onto or from a conveyor belt
  • Pull water hose from the stationary cabinet and connect to aircraft
  • Lift, connect overhead and remove overhead, 40 lb. KVA electric cable to/from aircraft

Required Experience

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to work rotating shifts including weekends (i.e., Friday, Saturday, and Sunday), and holidays
  • Ability to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language