Ramp Services Agent Job at Swissport – 3.2 in Dallas, TX

To provide all necessary and required under-wing ground support services as contracted by the customer to include but not be limited to loading and unloading baggage and cargo, marshalling, water and lavatory servicing.

Job Responsibilities

Marshall aircraft during arrival and departure

Unload passenger luggage and air cargo, bulk and/or containers/pallets, onto carts and/or dollies

Unload wheelchairs and child strollers and deliver to designated location

Provide special handling of luggage/cargo as required/directed

Deliver passenger luggage to claim area and unload onto conveyor system

Deliver air cargo to appropriate recipient

Drive and/or operate ground support equipment to include tow tractors, tow bars, belt loaders, container loaders, baggage tugs, water/lavatory service trucks, aircraft ground power units, aircraft air start units, air stairs, aircraft de-icing units, baggage carts, cargo dollies and passenger vans.

Collect and load mail, live animals, wheelchairs and child strollers onto aircraft

Service aircraft water and lavatories

Inspect ramp areas adjacent to gate and aircraft for debris and remove/dispose of when found.

Report all equipment malfunctions to the appropriate supervisor/manager

Comply with all federal, state, municipal, airport authority and carrier security requirements

Fold blankets

Vacuum aircraft floors

Wipe down and clean mirrors in lavatories

Clean and remove trash from seat pockets

Replenish seat pockets with airline materials

Replenish Lavatory supplies

Wipe down passenger food trays attached to seats

Clean inside aircraft windows

Pick up trash and clean aircraft cockpit

Wipe down and clean aircraft overhead bins

Arrange seatbelts on seats – Remove and replace audio headsets

Remove and replace headrests and pillows

Correct Handling of International Garbage as required by the Company, Carrier and the Department of Agriculture

Comply with all federal, state, municipal, airport authority, and carrier security requirements

Comply with Swissport’s standard operation procedures(SOPs) and policies

Also other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Competencies

Previous ramp experience a plus

Valid driver’s license

Good communication skills

Language skills

Must be able to work in inclement weather

Flexible to work on various shifts (days, evening, nights, weekends, and holidays)

Excellent Health & Safety awareness

Lift heavy objects that could reach 70 pounds (32 kilograms)

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Swissport as an equal opportunity employer bases its hiring decisions on the business need and the best qualified candidates available, and does not discriminate in its employment decisions on the basis of any protected category. Candidates who are offered employment may be subject to a criminal record and other background checks as permitted or required by company policy or applicable law.

About us

Swissport International AG, on behalf of more than 850 client-companies, provides best-in-class airport ground services for some 282 million passengers annually and handles approximately 4.8 million tons of air cargo at 115 warehouses world-wide. With a workforce of some 66,000 the world’s leading provider of airport ground services and air cargo handling is active at more than 310 airports in 49 countries on six continents. Swissport delivers unparalleled value in the areas of Ground Handling, Cargo Services, Executive Aviation, Travel Services, Fueling and Aircraft Maintenance. We strive to operate with the core values of People, Professionalism, and Partnership in all that we undertake. Our mission is simple – “To provide the aviation industry with consistent and tailor-made solutions around the globe, for a better customer experience.”

About the Company

Company: Swissport – 3.2

Company Location:  Dallas, TX

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About Swissport - 3.2