Alaska Airlines Horizon Air - Ground Service Agent in Seattle, Washington
WHAT WE'RE ABOUT
We deliver excellence with passion. Each Horizon employee aims high, and working closely together, we soar. As a committed partner to Alaska Airlines, we connect the cities, people and promise of the West. Going the extra mile for guests and each other. Taking on each day knowing we're part of something remarkable.
As a Ground / Ramp Service Agent, you play a critical role to keep our flights running smoothly and safely. Whatever the weather, you'll direct aircraft for takeoff, gate approach, load and unload luggage, and operate equipment to de-ice planes in the winter. Your shift schedule will vary, so you'll need to be flexible with your time. And, as a full-time employee, you'll have full benefits, travel privileges for you and your loved ones, and be eligible for a great bonus program. If you're physically strong, enjoy working outdoors, have an impeccable work ethic, and love to travel, this could be the best job you've ever had, maybe even a lifelong career.
Baggage and cargo handling
Work outdoors in all types of weather conditions while remaining focused on safely performing duties
Other duties as assigned
View our Ramp / Ground Service Agent video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mVTE20UhH9Q
High school diploma or equivalent required
Minimum age of 18
Authorization to work in the U.S.
Valid driver's license and good driving record required
Previous customer service experience preferred
Friendly, knowledgeable and polite in all situations
Strong diplomacy and teamwork skills
Strong verbal communication skills
Ability to communicate using a two-way hand held radio required
Ability to consistently lift 50 pounds required
Ability to juggle multiple tasks in a fast-paced and at times stressful environment
Ability to perform basic mathematics required
Ability to work flexible schedules to include weekends and holidays required
Regular and predictable attendance required
If selected, ability to attend five days of training in Seattle, WA and Portland, OR required
Depending upon your work location, you may be required to obtain USPS Mail Handling Certification
ENHANCED DRIVER'S LICENSE(EDL) or PASSPORT REQUIRED at time of badging for customs clearance. EDL can be obtained for a fee from the local licensing office. Proof of citizenship is required to get an EDL. Click here for more information. http://www.dol.wa.gov/driverslicense/edl.html
If you have relevant experience in warehouse, janitorial, construction, maid service, general labor, landscaping, freight team member, delivery drivers, security, this may be a great fit for you!
The starting hourly wage for this position is $15.00 + performance bonuses, paid holidays, 401k match and generous paid time off!
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws.
Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines participate in E-Verify, a service of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Social Security Administration (SSA), where required.
Job ID 34997
Location Seattle, WA
FLSA Status Nonexempt
Full/Part Time Full-Time