Baggage Agents - East Midlands Airport

Jet2 - Posted 2 months ago
£11/hour  + Equity
*high salary
*Based on 0 Baggage Handler salary records


Derby, ENG

Cargo Services
no experience required
Company size
13k employees

Airport:  East Midlands (EMA)

Baggage Handler Job description

If you are looking for a break from the 9-5 and love working as part of a team this could be the role for you!

What will you do as a Baggage Agent?

  • Ensure the accurate and timely loading and allocation of baggage from the Bag Hall the correct aircraft.
  • Drive our airside vehicles on the Ramp safely to transport baggage items to the correct aircraft whilst meeting set Service Level Agreements.
  • Work with our Ramp Agent teams to load the aircraft, adhering to safety instructions and weight & balance parameters.
  • Unload inbound baggage items and ensure correct distribution onto Baggage Carousels.

Working in all weather conditions, this is a physically demanding role involving loading high volumes of items, up to 32kg in weight, on every shift. In order to work safely in an Airside environment and operate our vehicles, candidates must hold a full UK Manual Driving Licence and pass a Medical, administered by the airport.

What Can We Offer You?

We have been recognised as one of the Top 50 Best Places to Work in the UK on Glassdoor and offer our valued colleagues a range of benefits including: -

  • £11.14 per hour + shift allowance for unsociable hours
  • Generous Discretionary Profit Share Scheme
  • Annual pay review
  • Free Car Parking
  • Free Uniform
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • 3 x Salary Life Assurance
  • 34 days holiday entitlement per annum (pro rata dependent upon contracted hours)
  • Option to buy and sell annual leave
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Access to Mental Health First Aiders
  • Employee Assistance Programme including professional counselling
  • Colleague discounts on Jet2holidays and holidays and flights
  • Recommend a Friend scheme (£250 for successful referrals)
  • Many retail discounts on – travel and leisure, health, and wellbeing, eating out, shopping and lifestyle

We offer a range of contracted hours & options - you can choose a contract from 8 to 16 hours per week on a permanent rostered or fixed shift basis or you can choose a contract from 17 to 30 hours per week, rising to 37.5 hours between 1st June and 30th September, on a rostered permanent seasonal basis (our Permanent Seasonal Contracts have a short rest period in between our busy Winter and Summer seasons).

No previous experience is necessary - if you want to help us deliver a great service to our customers, apply today and if successful, we will invite you to meet our Red Team at an Assessment Day!

We hope you feel that you have what it takes to join our fantastic team and we look forward to receiving your application and welcoming you onboard!

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