Baggage Handler/Ramp Agent - Gatwick Airport

Line Up Aviation is a world leader in the recruitment of Aviation and Aerospace professionals and has been operating for more than 29 years.

We work with some of the industry’s best known companies who demand the very highest standard of applicants.

Contract: Temporary

Shifts: Earlies or Lates and could consist of long or short shifts so total flexibility required.

Pay: £9.50 - £10.30 per hour (including shift pay)

Responsibilities


  • Unload passenger luggage and air cargo, bulk and/or containers/pallets, onto carts and/or dollies
  • Ensure outbound baggage is loaded in a timely manner for delivery to aircraft side
  • Provide special handling of luggage/cargo as required/directed
  • Deliver passenger luggage to reclaim area and unload on to the conveyor system
  • Drive and/or operate ground support equipment to include tow tractors, tow bars, belt loaders, container loaders, baggage tugs, aircraft ground power units, aircraft air start units, air stairs, baggage carts and cargo dollies
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Competencies


  • Previous ramp or baggage area experience a plus
  • Valid UK full manual driver’s license
  • Good communication skills
  • Language skills
  • Must be able to work in inclement weather
  • Flexible to work on various shifts (days, evening, nights, weekends, and holidays)
  • Excellent Health & Safety awareness
  • Lift heavy objects that could reach up to 35kg

MUST NOT HAVE LIVED OR WORKED OUTSIDE OF THE UK IN THE PAST 5 YEARS

MUST HAVE A FULL MANUAL UK DRIVING LICENSE FREE OF ANY DRINK/DRUG OR INSURANCE CONVICTIONS

MUST HAVE NO UNSPENT CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS OR CAUTIONS


Due to the number of applications we receive, it’s not always possible to contact unsuccessful applicants.

Unless you hear from us within 14 days of your application, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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