SkyWest Airlines Ramp Agent - SUN in Sun Valley, Idaho
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.
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:
Performance Rewards and Profit Sharing
Health care - medical, dental, and vision (Full-Time only)
Worldwide flight benefits for you and your family with Alaska, Delta, and United Airlines
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
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 $13.00 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.