Rotational Ramp

Rotational Ramp
Pickle Lake
Full Time
14 Days On / 14 Days Off
Ground Operations
Deadline To Apply
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. Maintain a clean and safe working environment
  3. Perform and uphold Wasaya’s Customer Care Commitments to both internal and external customers
  4. Any other related duties as assigned
  5. Marshall aircraft as required
  6. Operate aircraft ground equipment and push-back aircraft as required
  7. Perform light aircraft grooming as required
  8. Assist with boarding of special needs passengers as required
  9. Maintain control of baggage and cargo according as required
  10. Configure aircraft as required
  11. Complete all necessary equipment checks, documentation and paperwork
  12. Ensure customer service to passengers
  13. Cargo acceptance and inventory control
  14. Maintain grounds as required
  15. Any other duties as assigned
  16. Fuel aircraft and ground service equipment
  17. Accept bulk freight and bulk fuel deliveries
  18. General maintenance and upkeep of hangar, apron, and fuel tanks
  19. Maintain a clean and safe working environment
  20. Perform and uphold Wasaya’s Customer Care Commitments to both internal and external customers
  21. Any other related duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications


  • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred
  • Previous Ramp or Aviation experience is an asset


  • Ability to meet security requirements to obtain Restricted Area Pass
  • Demonstrated ability to operate material handling equipment including forklift truck
  • Able to communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Basic mathematical skills
  • Knowledge of filling out waybills is an asset
  • 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
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision


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


  • 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 up to 70 lbs: Repetitively
  • Overtime as required
  • Travel is required
  • May be exposed to loud noise, dirt, oil and fumes
  • Indoor and outdoor work is required
  • Completion of a satisfactory criminal record check


  • 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 Pl.
Thunder Bay, ON P7E 6V3
Fax: (807) 789-1645