Ramp Agent | United Airlines

Job Description

Job overview and responsibilities

  • Perform a variety of operational aircraft service duties as assigned at the ramp and terminal
  • Functional tasks include, but are not limited to, the loading, stowing, and unloading of cargo, mail, and baggage; and the operation of mechanical equipment and motor vehicles such as long wheel base lorries, cargo and belt loaders and baggage tugs (training to be provided).Work outside in all kinds of weather, as we don’t stop flying when it rains, snows or is too hot
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  • The role involves a large degree of team based manual work as well as reading and interpreting reference materials, instructions, procedures and policies


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  • Must have a high school diploma or secondary school leaving certificate
  • Effective communication skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Ability to work to strict timelines
  • An excellent record of dependability
  • Must be comfortable working with heights


Previous airline/airport experience