TWU RSC Material Handler 1

Date:  Jul 12, 2024

New Orleans, Louisiana, US

Custom Field 4: 
Company:  Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.
Compensation:  $15 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

Under general supervision, this employee performs duties related to the handling, receipting for pick-up, transfer and delivery of all Postal Mail. Comply with WFS site security procedures. 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 position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement.


  • Reports to work on a regular and timely basis
  • Responsibilities may perform warehouse functions such as postage package handling; including moving, stacking, weighing, labeling, scanning, etc.
  • May operate/check company vehicles, mechanized loading equipment; drive company automotive equipment for transporting of cargo packages. NOT all positions require the operating of motorized equipment.

Minimum Requirements

  • Able to pass TSA/Homeland Security background check of 10 years and DRUG SCREEN
  • HS Diploma, GED or Equivalent
  • 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

**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

  • Ability to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Ability to lift 30 lbs. without assistance and up to 70 lbs. with assistance.
  • Able to work Indoor/Outdoor environment in various weather conditions
  • Some positions available that require you to drive and operate cargo handling equipment
  • Able to handle a fast-paced environment and have fun

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.