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Air New Zealand

Baggage Handler Auckland Airport – Permanent Role

Air New Zealand - Posted 1 month ago
$44k-47k/year  + Equity
*high salary
*Based on 0 Baggage Handler salary records


Auckland, AUK

Cargo Services
1 year
Company size
10k employees

Deadline:  January 30, 2023

Airport:  Auckland (AKL)

Baggage Handler Job description

As we reconnect and reunite with the rest of the world, we are seeking positive, energetic and motivated people to join our Air New Zealand whanau at our Auckland International Airport! We are excited to open our expression of interest for permanent part-time Baggage Handlers for intakes in 2023! 

If you are successful through our recruitment process and you come on board with us, you will receive a $5000 sign-on payment, to be paid in three installments over a 9-month period.

That's right …. $5000 just to join us!!

What will you be doing?

You will work within a close team loading and unloading passenger bags for both arriving and departing flights. You will have the ability to accurately read bag tag information as well as drive baggage to and from our aircraft.

You will be working behind the scenes at Auckland Airport in a busy environment, continually lifting bags, so being fit and enjoying working in a physical role is crucial.

We want to see our people grow and develop and will support and encourage your growth and promotion opportunities to help you meet your full potential. You will be working with and learning from amazing Air New Zealanders who will show you the ropes as you learn new roles and have fun along the way.

Minimum Requirements: 

  • New Zealand/Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Minimum of an NZ Learners Drivers Licence
  • Previous work experience in a physical role
  • Be flexible and committed

This is a permanent role with up to 35 rostered hours per week and a minimum of 25 hours per week. Overtime will also be available at times. You will be working on a rotating roster, so flexibility is key! The shifts can range between the hours of 4.00am and 2:00am and you will be required to work a mix of weekdays, weekends and public holidays if rostered. Additional time in lieu and payments will be made for any public holidays rostered and worked.

Why join Air New Zealand?

  • Sign-on payment of $5000
  • Great staff travel benefits from day one
  • Excellent training and support provided
  • Build a career in a unique, exciting industry
  • Work with great people who are the heart of our airline

Join our whānau today, please submit your application via the "apply" button below.

At Air New Zealand, we are proudly committed to diversity, equity and inclusion and believe in creating a truly inclusive workplace where everyone can be themselves and thrive. Our people are our greatest asset – because while everything else we do in our operation can be replicated by our competitors, it is our people that truly set us apart. We are firm believers in celebrating the differences and diversity of thought our people bring to their roles.

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