Airport job in Halifax | Ramp Agent

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If You are Looking for Jobs in Halifax, Check out this Ramp Agent Job vacancy in Halifax.

We are looking for result-oriented, reliable, and highly adaptable individuals that enjoy tackling various tasks in a team setting environment. Whether handling baggage or freight or operating complex loading equipment, the Ramp Agents (Station Attendants) play a key role in ensuring that the aircraft are ready for a secure and on-time departure.

Permanent full-time employment is 40 hours per week, and permanent part-time employment can be scheduled for a minimum of 20 hours and a maximum of 32 hours per week. The current salary is $16.60/hr as per the collective agreement.

Requirements For This Role

  • Willingness to work under various climatic conditions.
  • Available for shift work and irregular work hours- early mornings, evenings, weekends, and statutory holidays.
  • Employees in this role, conduct safety-critical work and as such, Air Canada medical standards must be met in order to qualify for the role. Candidates will be subject to a medical evaluation, including a drug and alcohol test, and are expected to be free of any intoxicating substances.
  • Able to lift heavy objects unaided and repetitively weighing up to 70 pounds (32 kilograms).
  • Capacity to work within strict timelines in order to maintain on-time departures while ensuring safety at all times.
  • Eligible to work in Canada.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license.
  • Available to attend a 2-4 weeks full-time mandatory training.
  • Pass security clearance and obtain the Transport Canada security card.