Ramp

Position
Ramp
Location
Pickle Lake
Status
Full Time
Shift
As per schedule
Department
Ground Operations
Anticipated Start Date
As soon as possible
Deadline To Apply
Posted until Filled

Job Summary

Under the direction of the Base Manager, the Ramp Attendant performs aircraft loading and unloading and operates ground service equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities

 

  1. Load and unload cargo and baggage as directed by Flight Crew
  2. Marshall aircraft as required
  3. Operate aircraft ground equipment and push-back aircraft as required
  4. Perform light aircraft grooming as required
  5. Assist with boarding of special needs passengers as required
  6. Maintain control of baggage and cargo according as required
  7. Configure aircraft as required
  8. Complete all necessary equipment checks, documentation and paperwork
  9. Ensure customer service to passengers
  10. Cargo acceptance and inventory control
  11. Maintain grounds as required
  12. Any other duties as assigned
  13. Fuel aircraft and ground service equipment
  14. Accept bulk freight and bulk fuel deliveries
  15. General maintenance and upkeep of hangar, apron, and fuel tanks

Skills and Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and ability to obtain T.B.I.A.A AVOP License is required

Skills/Abilities:

  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to meet security requirements necessary to obtain Restricted Area security pass as required
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail

Assets:

  • Ability to communicate in Oji-Cree or Ojibway

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:

  • Ability to lift up to 70 lbs; Repetitively
  • Manual dexterity
  • Overtime as required
  • Weekend work may be required
  • May be exposed to loud noise, dust, fumes and oils
  • Indoor and outdoor work is required

WE OFFER:

  • Matching Contribution Pension plan
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Monthly Northern Premium (if YPL is Home Base)
  • 100% paid for Benefit Premiums;
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan;
  • Flight benefits

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