United Airlines Ramp Agent - Part Time in London, United Kingdom
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The Airport Operations department keeps operations at our airports running smoothly through planning, organization and supervision.
This position is located at the LHR London-Heathrow Airport, in Longford UK.
If selected, interviews will be held on March 1, with driving tests on March 3-4
Please submit resume/CV in English
Job overview and responsibilities
Perform a variety of operational aircraft service duties as assigned at the ramp and terminal
Functional tasks include, but are not limited to, the loading, stowing, and unloading of cargo, mail, and baggage; and the operation of mechanical equipment and motor vehicles such as long wheel base lorries, cargo and belt loaders and baggage tugs (training to be provided).
Work outside in all kinds of weather, as we don’t stop flying when it rains, snows or is too hot
The role involves a large degree of team based manual work as well as reading and interpreting reference materials, instructions, procedures and policies
Physical lifting, pulling or pushing of baggage and containers will be frequently required, often in confined spaces
Applicants will only be considered if they have held a full, clean UK Driving License for at least two years
This position is offered on local terms and conditions. Expatriate assignments and sponsorship for employment visas, even on a time-limited visa status, will not be awarded.
Must have a high school diploma or secondary school leaving certificate
Effective communication skills
Ability to work to strict timelines
An excellent record of dependability
Must be comfortable working with heights
Must love physical activity, as you will be lifting as many as 100 items per flight, some weighing as much as 70 lbs
Must be willing and able to lift 70lbs (30 kgs) on a daily basis
Must have a valid passport to obtain airport clearances
Must be at least 18 years of age
Full UK driving license with 3 points or less
Must be able to work outdoors in all temperatures and weather conditions
Must be flexible to work all shifts and, when necessary, available 7 days a week / 24 hours a day, including holidays and weekends, to deal with any operational and /or unforeseen situations
Must be able to undergo a full background and Criminal Record Check that is a job specific requirement
Must be legally authorized to work in the United Kingdom for any employer without sponsorship
Must be fluent in English (written and spoken)
Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position
- Previous airline/airport experience
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT
Division: 62 Airport Operations
Function: Ramp Service
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled