Rotational Ramp Attendant

Rotational Ramp Attendant
Pickle Lake
14 days on/14 days off
Ground Operations
Deadline To Apply
Thursday October 26, 2023

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

  • Load and unload cargo and baggage as directed by Flight Crew
  • Marshall aircraft as required.
  • Operate aircraft ground equipment and push-back aircraft as required.
  • Perform light aircraft grooming as required.
  • Assist with boarding of special needs passengers as required.
  • Maintain control of baggage and cargo according as required.
  • Configure aircraft as required.
  • Complete all necessary equipment checks, documentation and paperwork.
  • Ensure customer service to passengers.
  • Cargo acceptance and inventory control
  • Maintain grounds as required.
  • Fuel aircraft and ground service equipment
  • Accept bulk freight and bulk fuel deliveries.
  • General maintenance and upkeep of hangar, apron, and fuel tanks
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment.
  • Perform and uphold Wasaya’s Customer Care Commitments to both internal and external customers.
  • Any other duties as assigned.

Skills and Qualifications


  • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred.
  • Previous ramp or aviation experience is an asset.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Proven mechanical abilities.
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • The ability to communicate in Oji-Cree or Ojibway is an asset.
  • A valid Driver’s license is an asset.


  • Travel is required.
  • Rotational 2 weeks on/2 weeks off (Food and Accommodations are provided)
  • Transportation to and from Thunder Bay to Pickle Lake provided (if needed)
  • Ability to lift to 70 lbs.; Repetitively.
  • Manual dexterity is required.
  • Overtime as required.
  • Indoor and outdoor work is required.
  • Hazards associated with trade.
  • May be exposed to loud noise, dirt, oil, and fumes.


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


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

Human Resources
Wasaya Airways LP
201 Kelner Place
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6V3
Fax: (807) 789-1645