Unifi

Wheelchair Agent FT - DL Contract + Flight Privileges

Unifi - Posted 23 days ago
$15/hour  + Equity

Contract

San Diego, CA

Category
Wheelchair Agent
Career Level
Mid-Level, Senior, Junior
Company size
147 employees

Airport:  Lindbergh Intl

Wheelchair Agent Job description

Description

  • Assist passengers with a smile and friendly face through arrival and check-in processes; including support for passengers with special needs such as passengers needing wheelchair assistance.
  • Handle all aspects of wheelchair support by operating a computerized system, boarding, baggage service, reservations and resolving related complaints and problems.
  • Direct passengers through Customs, Immigration, and Quarantine.
  • Assist Ramp Service Agents to ensure that wheelchairs, strollers, and gate-checked bags are made available for loading upon departure and delivery to passengers upon arrival.
  • Operate equipment to include the jetway, computer keyboards, and carrier-specific reservation/ ticketing software.
  • Oversee all customer services issues related to wheelchair-bound customers.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned within the appropriate skill and experience capabilities expected for this position.
  • Basic Qualifications

Pre-requisites:

  • Must be a local (in-state) resident.
  • Valid In-State Driver’s License.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Ability to pass up to a 10-year background check.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have the authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986.
  • Must complete ramp and SIDA training to obtain airport authority identification security.

Experience:

No prior experience is necessary. Must be open-minded and ready to work as part of a detail-oriented team.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Ability to type and or use a computer keyboard with sufficient speed to meet the requirements of the role.
  • Able to understand documents, learn and follow ticketing procedures, and other rules and regulations.

Preferred Qualifications

Education:

High School diploma or GED.

Experience:

One+ years of relevant experience.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to communicate information and instructions verbally and/or via radio equipment.
  • Able to communicate effectively in a professional manner.
  • Able to work quickly and efficiently to meet tight time restrictions.
  • Working Conditions

Work Schedule:

You will need to have the flexibility to work a variety of shifts, including nights, weekends, holidays and overtime. We operate in a shift-bid environment.

Work Environment:

Must be able to be alert to moving vehicles or aircraft and use radio equipment.

Enjoy the outdoors on a daily basis (sun, rain, sleet, or snow!) May be exposed to a wide variety of weather conditions, jet and machinery noises, fumes, dirt and dust for extended periods.

Physical Demands/Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift/carry / push/pull and move items of 70 pounds and/or more on a regular basis and repetitively lift weights of 40 to 50 pounds on raised surfaces.
  • Must be able to walk, climb, bend, kneel, crawl, and stoop on a frequent basis and for extended periods.
  • Must be able to work in cramped or high places.
  • Must be able to carry heavy items up and down jetway stairs.

Supervisory Responsibilities

None

Legal

Unifi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualifications

Education

Required

High School or better.

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