Cargo Ramp Agent
The position pays per union agreement.
ALASKA AIRLINES' STORY
Alaska Airlines is one of the most respected names in aviation and flies throughout its namesake state and the Lower 48, as well as to Hawaii, Canada, Mexico and Costa Rica. Our roots date to 1932 and are symbolized by the Alaska Native painted on the tails of our aircraft. Guided by what we call the Alaska Spirit, we pride ourselves on providing a lifeline to remote communities while delivering renowned service to everyone we fly. This commitment has brought us national and international recognition. We've been honored with a variety of awards by readers of Travel Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler, USA Today and others. Alaska, with Virgin America, is the premier airline for people on the West Coast, and together with its sister carrier Horizon Air, flies to more than 115 destinations. The two airlines are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK) with annual revenues exceeding $7 billion.
This position is for full time hours
Load and offload luggage and cargo with the use of conveyor belts or forklifts
Transport luggage and cargo to various airport locations
Maintaining ramp and warehouse areas
Marshaling and pushing back aircraft
Other duties as assigned
Embody the Alaska Spirit and conducts oneself with Professionalism, Integrity, Resourcefulness, and Caring
There are start dates in April and May
Most training will take place at one of our office buildings just 2 miles south of the airport
Some training might take place in Anchorage, Alaska. Flights and accommodations will be provided
All training is paid
This position pays per union agreement, which is $11.22 per hour.
High school diploma or equivalent required
Must be at least 18 years old
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
Valid driver's license with a good driving record required, defined by the following: No DUI, DWI, reckless or negligent driving within the last five years, no suspensions, terminations or revocations in the last five years, and no more than three moving violations in the last two years
Knowledge of operation of industrial equipment and previous experience preferred
Exceptional interpersonal skills with an ability to get along with others
Flexible to work varied shifts, weekends, holidays required
Able to lift up to 75 lbs on a frequent basis required
Able to obtain airport security clearance required
Able to adapt to performing work according to set procedures
Able to anticipate needs of others in a fast paced environment
Able to work at a constant and quick pace for up to two hours at one time
Able to learn quickly and understand and interpret flight schedules and airline flight destination information
Must have good attendance and punctuality record
The location for this position is in Seattle, Washington
OUR CULTURE - ALASKA AIRLINES
For eligible employees, our company offers a unique total rewards package that few companies can match, including insurance coverage for medical, dental and vision care, 401(k) retirement savings plans, monthly and annual incentive bonus plans, time off and a generous employee travel program. Our values reflect who we are at work and in our communities: Own Safety, Do the Right Thing, Be Kind-Hearted, Deliver Performance, and Be Remarkable. Alaska Airlines also fosters a diverse and inclusive culture and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please apply on or before: March 25th, 2018
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Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air do not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. Employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants are also protected by law.
Alaska Airlines y Horizon Air no toleran discriminacion o acoso en base a raza, color, credo, religion, origen nacional, estatus migratorio de residencia o ciudadania, edad, sexo, orientacion sexual, identidad de genero o expresion, estado civil, discapacidad, estado veterano protegido, informacion genetica o cualquier otra base protegida por la legislacion aplicable. Empleados o aspirantes que indaguen, discutan o revelen su compensacion o la remuneracion de otros empleados o aspirantes tambien estan protegidos por ley.
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