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Job Role:
Airport and Ground Staff, Cargo Services
United Kingdom
Job description
RAMP agents are primarily responsible for ensuring passengers' bags are loaded and unloaded safely, efficiently and in good time
- Operating a variety of Ground Handling machinery and equipment
- Safe unloading and loading of passenger luggage and cargo under the supervision of the turnaround coordinator
- Potential to be headset trained to perform push back duties
Person Specification
- No experience is necessary, however ideally you would have manual handling experience loading and unloading items up to 32Kilos
- Be physically fit and able to pass an Occupational Health Medical
- Be flexible with working hours (able to work days, nights & weekends)
- Must be hardworking & reliable with an excellent work ethic
- Have no unspent criminal convictions
- Hold a Full UK Driving Licence
Due to the location of work being at the airport you must qualify.
Therefore, we need the following information from you:
- 5-year checkable history (employment, self-employment, education or benefit claim)
- 5-year UK address history
- Valid photo ID (Driving licence accepted for British citizens)
- If you are successful at interview you will be required to apply for a Criminal Record Check.
Health & Safety
- You are required to complete a Security exam and therefore need to display you understand Health & Safety practices, therefore you will need to demonstrate you have a good understanding and communicate clearly in both written and verbal English.
- Use safe work practices relating to driving (e.g. loading and unloading the vehicle & adjusting the
- Ensure the health and safety of themselves and any other person who may be affected by their
driving activities
- There is a lot of manual handling of materials including pushing and pulling of equipment. You will need to be physically fit and able to carry out this role; the Airport is a large environment and you will often be required to walk long distances between workstation
- As a minimum, you must wear safety footwear and a hi-vis vest whilst on shift
Shift Patterns
You will be given a roster during your training, which will cover a mixture of early, day, late and night
shifts so you must be flexible with your working hours.
Shift patterns TBC - must be flexible to do a mixture of days/night shifts.
40hrs per week.
Full training provided
Weekly payment
A full 5-year Airside Pass (Whilst you are working with JBS)
Discounted travel
Airside & Landside discounts (including shops & restaurants)
Uniform provided
*Please note JBS are acting as an employment business with regards to this position
no requirements specified