TWU Cargo Ramp Agent
Company: Worldwide Flight Services
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Transportation, General, Airport
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 1/30/2019

Worldwide Flight Services is hiring a TWU Cargo Ramp Agent



Job Duties

  • Under general supervision, this employee performs duties related to the handling, counting, receipting for pick-up, transfer and delivery of all cargo (which includes mail, express, baggage, freight to and from airmail facilities, other carriers, customer warehouses and various Company facilities).
  • Receives cargo from and releases cargo to consignors, consignees, brokers, agents, truckers, etc., including checking, counting, receipting and loading and unloading connected therewith. 
  • Handles warehouse cargo, including handling, moving, stacking, stamping, weighing, measuring, labeling, etc., and constructing and dismantling when necessary. 
  • Performs duties related to the loading and unloading of aircraft and trucks, including the removal of tie down gear, and other related equipment. 
  • This employee checks cargo and makes proper notations of tallies or other necessary documents and segregates in accordance with Company procedures. 
  • Releases cargo in accordance with Company procedures. 
  • Operates and checks Company vehicles and mechanized loading equipment in accordance with Company procedures in performance of above duties. 
  • Receives, delivers and handles shipments carried to or from the country by customers. 
  • The Cargo Agent is to assume responsibility in performing daily equipment preventive maintenance and safety checks.
  • Drives Company operated automotive equipment for transporting personnel, baggage, and freight to and from points on or off the airport; loads and unloads baggage and material transported; cleans, arranges for servicing and maintaining assigned vehicle. 
  • Works under the close supervision of Super Lead in the performance of above mentioned duties. 
  • Cooperates with the Company in maintaining a neat and orderly office, warehouse and counter area, including the removal of snow and ice from walkways and truck docks. 
  • Cooperates with the Company in maintaining and improving performance standards in accordance with Company established standards of performance measurements required by the airline customer and agreed upon by the Company. 
  • Cooperates with the Company in improving productivity standards in accordance with established Company productivity measurements and requirements. 
  • Comply with WFS site security procedures for assigned warehouse and other operations.  
  • Remain cognizant of WFS staff, security contractors, and visitors activities and report security breaches, suspicious occurrences, or non-compliance with the site security plan to managers or via the WFS whistleblower program.
  • High School diploma or GED preferred. 
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and Port Authority or Airport Authority (if applicable) permit to use ramp side service roads. 
  • Must be at least 18 years of age if position requires driving cargo handling equipment. 
  • Ability to work rotating shifts including weekends (i.e. Friday, Saturday and Sunday), holidays and days off.  
  • Ability to read, write, fluently speak and understand the English language.

Houston, TX 77032
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