Airside (Ramp Services) Agent (Baggage Handler, Aircraft Attendant) BLUA61780

Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
£8.55 per hour
22 Mar 2018
19 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Airside (Ramp Services) Agent (Baggage Handler, Aircraft Attendant) BLUA61780


£8.55 per hour

Full Time, Fixed Term (possibility of being made permanent)

Our client is the leading Ground Services Provider to the aviation industry. They employ over 60,000 dedicated professionals, serving over 700 client companies at 269 stations in 48 countries on five continents and they deliver unparalleled value in the areas of Ground Handling, Cargo Services, Executive Aviation, Travel Services, Fuelling and Aircraft Maintenance. They strive to operate with the core values of People, Professionalism, and Partnership in all that they undertake.

Their mission is simple – “To provide the aviation industry with consistent and tailor-made solutions around the globe, for a better customer experience”.

They now have some exciting opportunities for Ramp Services Agents to join them at Bristol Airport (BRS) to provide the necessary under-wing ground support services to aircrafts.

Loading and unloading baggage, cargo and mail (taking note of any special handling requirements) onto carts and/or dollies and delivering it to the baggage claim area, you will load/unload wheelchairs and child strollers and deliver them to designated locations as required. Driving and operating ground support equipment, you will place chocks and cones around the aircraft and collect and load live animals and dangerous goods onto aircraft.

Complying with all UK/Ireland/EU legislation as well as airport authority and carrier security requirements at all times, you will maintain the highest standards of safety and security at all times.

Physically fit and able to work in a manual environment, repeatedly lifting up to 32kg throughout a shift, you will be flexible to work various shifts and able to speak and understand the English language. With the ability to follow processes and procedures and to travel to the airport at times when public transport isn’t available, you will be willing to work in inclement weather.

With a full driving licence and excellent communication skills, you will thrive on working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment. Previous experience working in an aviation environment would be an advantage.

Please refer to the full Job Description when applying.

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