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TWU Material Handler

Date: Nov 25, 2022

Location: Wichita, Kansas, US

Company: Worldwide Flight Services, Inc.



The description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications, which may be required of employees assigned to this job classification.

Load and unload postal bulk mail carts and containers .  Safe handling and operation of postal bulk mail carts (APC/BMC/OTR, etc.).  Build-up and break-down of mail and freight, as applicable.  Safe handling and transfer of mail and freight, as applicable.  Verify and scan mail and freight, as applicable.  Safe operation of all Ground Support Equipment (GSE), as trained and certified.  Maintain a neat, clean and organized warehouse and work area.  Clean GSE, ramp, warehouse, bathrooms, office areas and customer areas, as directed.  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.



High School diploma or GED preferred.  Must have a valid driver’s license and Port Authority or Airport Authority (if applicable) permit to use ramp side service roads.  Must be at least 18 years of age if position requires driving cargo handling equipment.  Ability to work rotating shifts including weekends (i.e. Friday, Saturday and Sunday), holidays and days off.   Ability to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language



Adhere to all airport and facility regulations regarding proper security and identification procedures, including correct escort responsibilities and challenge procedures.

Comply with all safety regulations, methods, and procedures required by WFS, USPS, airport, and all applicable government agencies

Advice Supervisor immediately regarding any hazardous materials (HAZ-MAT) cargo and/or any irregularities (e.g., spills, damaged items, pilferage, etc.).

Compliance with WFS policy for reporting injuries, incidents, damage, and theft:

•          Report ALL injuries, incidents, damage, and/or theft immediately to the Supervisor.

Ability to lift 70 lbs.  No exceptions.


All of the above functions are normally performed within certain narrow time constraints, which are usually dictated upon the actual arrival of an aircraft and its scheduled departure.  The failure to perform these functions may result in passenger inconvenience caused by lost or damaged bags, delayed aircraft departure and passenger and employee safety.  The failure to perform these functions properly may result in serious injury to employees, damaged ground equipment and/or aircraft.



Statement of Understanding


I have read and understand the position description and essential functions provided to me for the above position.  By my signature, I confirm that I:


(Please check one of the following)


_____    Can perform all of the essential functions of the position.


_____    Cannot perform all of the essential functions of the position.


I also understand this is not a job offer nor is it intended to be any guarantee of future employment opportunities.



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