SkyWest

Ramp Agent - SLC

SkyWest - Posted 2 months ago
$16/hour  + Equity

Full-time

Salt Lake City, UT

Category
Ramp Agent
Career Level
Junior
Company size
14k employees

Ramp Agent Job description

SkyWest Airlines, the largest independently owned regional airline, is currently in search of individuals who take pride in seeing a job done well. We pride ourselves on being an on-time airline and are seeking dedicated individuals that understand a deadline-driven environment, while also maintaining high-quality standards of operational safety and customer service. As a SkyWest employee, you will be part of an exciting team of professionals that love working in the travel industry and sharing their enthusiasm with the passengers. From the seasoned traveler to the first-time flier, we want to make it a great experience. Come join our Salt Lake City, UT team!

Primary Job Duties

Ramp Agents are responsible for processing baggage between baggage areas in the airport facilities and aircraft, as well as receiving and dispatching aircraft. 

  • Routinely lift baggage, boxes, or cargo weighing 40 to 60 lbs when loading/unloading aircraft, and carts
  • Push/pull loaded and empty carts during loading/unloading operations
  • Couple/uncouple carts
  • Bend/stoop then crawl to move and stack/un-stack baggage in the aircraft
  • Complete safety checklists for motorized equipment
  • Drive and operate motorized equipment (e.g., conveyor belt)
  • Read and interpret aircraft load sheets, checked baggage tags
  • Operate a computer to enter and retrieve data
  • Count baggage being uploaded/unloaded during operations
  • Operate portable radio or headphones
  • Connect hoses to aircraft
  • Use signaling devices to communicate with co-workers or flight crew
  • Escort passengers and special needs customers safely and courteously
  • Ensure compliance with SkyWest and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations and policies
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED
  • Must possess a valid state-issued driver’s license
  • Must be eligible to obtain and maintain credentials necessary for the position
  • Position-specific clearances include but are not limited to FAA, TSA, Port Authority, and U.S. Customs clearances required
  • Must be able to pass a pre-placement background check and drug screen
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

Physical and Other Requirements

  • Ability to lift heavy bags in excess of 60+ pounds, with or without a reasonable accommodation
  • A physical agility test may be required
  • Must be able to work outdoors in extreme temperatures and weather conditions for an extended period of time
  • Must be willing to work early mornings, late nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Must be flexible to work split shifts including early mornings, afternoons, and evenings
  • This is a full-time position, starting at $15.50 an hour

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