SkyWest Airlines

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SkyWest Airlines Seasonal Ramp Agent - OTH in NORTH BEND, Oregon

About SkyWest

SkyWest Airlines, the largest independently owned regional airline, is currently in search of individuals who take pride in seeing a job done well and are ready to take on new challenges and opportunities.Come join our North Bend, OR team! This hub serves North Bend, ORand the surrounding areas as it provides daily flights connecting it directly to many locations across the country and world. As a Seasonal Ramp Agent, you will be working with a team of airline professionals as you provide an excellent customer experience and maintain an efficient, safe, and on-time airline.

As a SkyWest employee, you will be part of an exciting team spread across the nation that loves 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. Aside from being a part of this incredible network of individuals, all SkyWest employees enjoy unparalleled travel benefits for you and your family with one or more of our four mainline partners.

Primary Job Duties

This is a Part-time position.

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 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 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, 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

  • 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

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

This position will require the selected candidate to travel outside the station for training.

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Job Locations US-OR-NORTH BEND

Posted Date 1 week ago (5/3/2021 4:51 PM)

Requisition ID 2021-9414

Category Customer Service/Support

Close Date 5/14/2021

Operation Yes

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.

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