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Last updated: 2019-09-05
Valid to: 2019-10-21
Job Role:
Airport and Ground Staff, Baggage Handler
United Kingdom
Annual salary from:
9 €
Job description

Are you looking to start your career in the aviation industry?

HRGO are currently recruiting for Baggage Handlers/Ramp Agent working at the ever-expanding Luton Airport. Massive opportunities working for one of the largest European Ground Handling companies. As a Baggage Handler/Ramp Agent you will have a range of duties working air-side from the moment an aircraft lands until it takes off. Long-term on-going opportunity working TEMP-PERM.

Duties include:

  • Driving steps up to the aircraft
  • Positioning of Aircraft before take-off and after landing
  • Collect, transport and load all passenger baggage
  • Use of 2-way radios
  • Carry out a range of other ramp duties as delegated by the Team Leader
  • Carry out aircraft inspections.
  • Carry out daily operator checks and operate all vehicles and ramp equipment used during turnaround
  • Work in accordance with agreed Company procedures

For this job applicants must be:

  • Have full UK or EU driving MANUAL license
  • Have full 5-year check able history (work, education, benefits, agency, gaps)
  • Can lift and move heavy baggage of up to 32kg and work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Good communication skills
  • Prepared to cover 24/7 operation
  • Flexibility with working hours
  • Clean criminal record
  • Live no more than 30-minute commute


Contracted 30 hours per week (Full time hours available), working 4 days on 2 days off (2 early shifts & 2 late shifts) or 6 days on 3 days off(3 early shifts & 3 late shifts) shift pattern covering a 24 hour operation.

Pay: £9 per hour, will increase to £9.59 after completion of 12 working weeks.

  • Applicants must attend mandatory 1-2 weeks mandatory paid training, usually Monday-Friday.
  • You will not be signed off as a Baggage Handler if you fail to attend the full 2 weeks
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