Warehouse Agent-Express Operations

Date:  Jun 7, 2024
Location: 

Seattle, Washington, US

Custom Field 4: 
Company:  Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.
Compensation:  $22.28

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 Warehouse Agent includes the following: scanning, labelling and sorting of boxes; loading and unloading of cargo (mail, express, freight, and company material) on and off aircraft; the transporting of cargo between Warehouse  and aircraft;  the receiving, delivering, and physical handling of freight and company material; the completion of forms and messages related to and necessary for the performance of the designated locations of the functions described. Handling of Amazon freight.  Transporting such furnishings and supplies to and from aircraft.  Assisting in loading, unloading and racking both filled and empty drums.   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 security of facility.  May be assigned to do routine cleaning of powered and unpowered equipment. 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.

Responsibilities

 

  • Load and unload aircraft of cargo weighing up to 30 lbs. in and out of aircraft within confined cargo areas, push, pull, and position loaded containers weighing up to 3,200 lbs. on rollers with/to aircraft.
  • Engage in push-out of aircraft driving 80,000 lb. vehicle or assist by providing guide function to driver using depth perception in congested areas or speaking to cockpit during push-back procedure.
  • Transport cargo to and from aircraft driving 3,000 lb. vehicle using depth perception to negotiate vehicle with attached carts through congested area.  Read "off-load" sheets to determine destination of cargo.
  • Ability to understand and react to verbal commands and safety warnings, with and without, assistance of sight or visual aids.
  • Pull water hose from stationary cabinet and connect to aircraft.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • High school diploma or GED or Equivalent.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A
  • Must be able to successfully pass pre-employment background and drug screening

Preferred Skills

  • Ability to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language.
  • Ability to work rotating shifts including weekends (i.e., Friday, Saturday and Sunday), holidays, and days off.
  • Ability to judge distances.
  • Ability to successfully communicate with others.

Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

  • Ability to lift up to 30 lbs.
  • Ability to work in a high-noise level environment.

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!

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