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Horizon Air Ground Service Agent Team Captain in Portland, Oregon

Company Horizon Air

The Team

Our airport teams work together to move guests and their belongings from curb to cabin, creating remarkable experiences along the way. Whether customer-facing or behind the scenes, we want to hear from you if you can be welcoming to people from all walks of life, think on your feet, and manage a flexible schedule. In return, you’ll receive a competitive total rewards package, professional development opportunities, and other benefits that are all designed to take you places.

Role Summary

As a working leader of the Ground Service group, the Team Captain will assume the responsibility and accountability of the team while leading, directing, motivating, evaluating and approving the work of the Ground Service Agents.

Key Duties

  • Leads the Ground Service Agents on shift and is responsible for the success of a team’s ability to achieve the mutually established goals of Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines.

  • Ensures that the Ground Service Agents follow proper procedures.

  • Performs leadership duties such as assigning flights for the day, scheduling and managing agents on a week to week basis.

  • Other duties may include clerical functions, reports and assisting with unexpected passenger needs or complaints.

  • The Team Captain will also perform Ground Service Agent duties.

Job-Specific Experience, Education & Skills

Required

  • A minimum of 6 months of customer service airport experience.

  • Ability to lead, direct and motivate teams for optimum performance.

  • Strong active listening and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Ability to obtain USPS Mail Handling Certification.

  • Ability to consistently lift 50 pounds.

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.

  • Must be able to bend, stoop, squat, reach and grasp.

  • Ability to perform basic mathematics.

  • Ability to work a variety of schedules to include nights, weekends and holidays.

  • Ability to communicate in English.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum age of 18.

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Preferred

  • One year of ground / ramp service experience.

  • Previous leadership experience.

Job-Specific Leadership Expectations

Embody our values to own safety, do the right thing, be kind-hearted, deliver performance, and be remarkable

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Where permitted by applicable law, new hires must have received the COVID-19 vaccine. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified employees with disabilities or for a sincerely held religious belief.

Starting Rate

USD $17.19/Hr.

Total Rewards

  • Medical, dental and vision benefits

  • 401k program with a company match up to 6%

  • Monthly incentive pay plan up to $150 per month

  • Annual incentive pay plan with a target 5% payout of annual earnings

  • Generous paid time off

  • Unlimited standby travel benefits on Alaska Airlines & Horizon Air

FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Employment Type Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular
Location Portland, OR - Airport
Equal Employment Opportunity Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer that is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression), national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, genetic information (including family medical history) or other legally protected characteristics. Qualified applicants with criminal histories will also be considered for employment, consistent with applicable federal, state, and local law.
People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, immigrants, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
We are an E-Verify ® employer, where required by law.
I: Y - 1
Job Locations USA-OR-Portland
Requisition ID 2021-6294
Category Airports & Warehouse

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