Loadmaster

Position
Loadmaster
Location
Red Lake
Status
Full Time
Shift
As per Schedule
Department
Ground Operations
Deadline To Apply
October 12, 2021

Job Summary

This Load Master is responsible for the weight and balance of the loaded aircraft and also assists with the loading and unloading of freight from the aircraft in accordance with Wasaya and Transport Canada Regulations/Guidelines.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure the safe and efficient loading of the payload onto the aircraft
  • Confirm entire load is staged before the actual loading commences
  • Assist with the loading and unloading of freight from aircraft
  • Assist with shipping and receiving tasks when necessary
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment
  • Perform and uphold Wasaya’s Customer Care Commitments to both internal and external customers
  • Any other related duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is an asset
  • Previous baggage and cargo handling experience is an asset

Skills/Abilities:

  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to operate material handling equipment including forklift truck
  • Able to communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Able to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently
  • Computer literacy, including working skills of Excel and e-mail
  • Attention to detail in all areas of work
  • Good organizational, time management and prioritizing skills

Assets:

  • Ability to communicate in Oji-Cree or Ojibway
  • Valid driver’s license

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:

  • Ability to lift up to 70 lbs; Repetitively
  • Overtime as required
  • Travel may be required for training purposes
  • May be exposed to loud noise, dirt, oil and fumes
  • Indoor and outdoor work is required
  • Completion of a satisfactory criminal record check
  • Identify proof of fully vaccinated by October 31, 2021 - COVID 19

WE OFFER:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Matching contribution Pension Plan
  • Generous Benefit Program
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Flight Benefits
  • Employee Family Assistance Program

Contact

If you are interested in this position, please submit your resume and cover letter to:

Human Resources
Wasaya Airways LP
201 Kelner Pl.
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6V3
Fax: (807) 789-1645
Email: careers@wasaya.com