SkyWest Airlines

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SkyWest Airlines Ramp Agent - ASE in Aspen, Colorado

About SkyWest

Are you looking for a fast-paced environment on a dynamic, and world-class team? SkyWest is hiring immediately for entry level Ramp Agents! No prior experience in aviation required. As a Ramp Agent, you will provide excellent service for our passengers and assist in helping every flight get out on time. The result is a rewarding opportunity to learn many different facets of the SkyWest operation. Come join our Aspen, CO team!

As a Ramp Agent, you'll also enjoy:

  • Shift trade flexibility

  • Robust training program (no prior experience needed!)

  • Great team atmosphere

  • Potential to advance and grow within the company with potential full-time or part-time availability.

SkyWest employees enjoy a distinctive and unmatched culture of teamwork, respect, quality, and professionalism, along with world-class benefits such as:

  • Position eligible for housing allowance

  • 401(k) match

  • Performance Rewards and Profit Sharing

  • Health care - medical, dental, and vision (full-time only)

  • Worldwide flight benefits for you and your family with one or more of our major airline partners

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.

  • Loading and unloading aircraft and carts

  • Stacking and un-stack baggage in 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

  • Escort passengers and special needs customers safely and courteously

  • Ensure compliance with SkyWest and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations and policies

Minimum Requirements

We are looking for individuals excited to take on new challenges, especially within the airline industry! SkyWest Ramp Agents come from a wide range of backgrounds, education, interests, and experience. To apply, you only have to meet the following criteria:

  • Must be at least 18 years old

  • Must possess a valid state issued driver’s license

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED

  • Position-specific clearances include but are not limited to FAA, TSA, Port Authority, 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 more than 60+ pounds, with or without a reasonable accommodation

  • Must be able to work outdoors in all temperatures and weather conditions

  • Attend 4 days of Basic Station Training

  • Must be able to work nights, weekends, and holidays

  • Must be flexible to work split shifts including early mornings, afternoons, and evenings

  • Part-time and full-time positions may be available

  • Starting at $16.00 an hour

Please complete the on-line application. Qualified applicants will be contacted.

SkyWest is committed to maintaining a working environment of satisfying employment and mutual respect for all of our employees, regardless of race, color, national ancestory, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, religion, medical condition, disability, pregnancy, age or military status. We have specific training plans and programs in place to maintain such an environment.