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Horizon Air Ground Service Agent in Spokane, Washington

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

The Ground Service Agent works in a fast-paced environment performing activities related to working on the airport ramp and keeping flights running smoothly and safely.

Key Duties

  • Load and offload luggage and cargo, transporting to various airport locations.

  • Distribute all paperwork to flight crews including fuel slips, load plans, cargo manifests and flight releases.

  • Marshals and pushes back aircraft.

  • Prepares weight and balance forms and ensures load integrity by inputting accurate commodity codes and weights into a data entry system.

  • Service aircraft as necessary to include lavatory, potable water, aircraft grooming, deicing and security searches.

  • Operates and/or drives multiple types of equipment, such as belt-loaders, tugs, air-start units, bag carts, lavatory carts and deice trucks.

  • Execute aircraft tow operations if required.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job-Specific Experience, Education & Skills

Required

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

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

  • Valid driver's license.

  • 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 flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays.

  • Ability to participate in paid training that may require overnight travel.  

  • Ability to obtain USPS Mail Handling Certification.

  • Ability to obtain airport security clearance.

  • Ability to communicate in English.

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum age of 18.

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

Job-Specific Leadership Expectations

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

Starting Rate

USD $13.69/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
Apply by 7:00 PM Pacific Time on 4/23/2021
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.
We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with applicable Federal, State, and local laws.
We participate in E-Verify, a service of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Social Security Administration (SSA), where required.
Job Locations USA-WA-Spokane
Company Horizon Air
Requisition ID 2021-5311
Division QXCST - QX Customer Service
Employment Type Full-Time
Category Airports & Warehouse

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