Airport Jobs in Houston, TX, USA | Ramp Agent

Website Southwest Airlines

Provides legendary Customer Service by handling cargo and baggage service, directing and servicing aircraft, and related activities on the airport ramp. If You are Looking for Jobs in Houston, this Ramp Agent Job vacancy might be a perfect fit for you.

Brief Description For Ramp Agent

  • Handles all aspects of loading, stowing, and unloading baggage, cargo airmail, air freight, ballast, and company materials according to a predetermined plan received either electronically or manually from an Operations Agent. Submits, either electronically or manually, a Cargo Bin Loading Slip (CBLS) to an Operations Agent
  • May perform duties of a Provisioning Agent, including stocking aircraft cabin interiors for flights with equipment and supplies such as literature, disposal, and refuse containers and commissary items in accordance with applicable paperwork. Maintains an inventory of such items and supplies
  • Transports cabin and cleaning equipment between aircraft storage area
  • Manually pushes and pulls push carts and containers
  • Works in the vicinity of and between passenger terminals, hangars, and airfreight facilities, both indoors and outdoors
  • Provides friendly service to and maintains positive relationships with all internal and external Customers
  • Works in a cooperative spirit to ensure the success of our Company
  • Responsible for providing legendary Customer service to people desiring to travel, use cargo or baggage service by servicing aircraft at ramps and terminals
  • Loads, unloads, services, guides, and directs Company Aircraft
  • Receives and records Customer baggage, air freight, mail, and company materials as required
  • May be exposed to a wide variety of weather conditions, jet and machinery noises, fumes, dirt, and dust for extended periods of time
  • Completes forms and paperwork connected with work assignments according to established procedures, and enters such information into the Company’s information system as required
  • Duties vary by size and organization of the station.
  • Provides friendly service to all Co-workers and Customers. Has routine contact with people outside of the Company such as delivery agents, shippers, etc.
  • Responsible for the communicating, auditing, and correcting pilot payroll prior to administration by the payroll department to assure the contract is fairly and efficiently administered

Anyone who fulfills the Below Requirements can Apply for this Position

  • Ability to work well with others as part of a team, and work under stressful situations
  • Must be able to obtain a SIDA badge and meet all local airport requirements
  • May be required by Station Leadership to obtain a Customs Seal and meet all requirements to work on international flights
  • Requires you to obtain and maintain USPS Clearance and meet all requirements to handle US Mail
  • Must be able to work in cramped or high places
  • Must be able to carry heavy items up and down jetway stairs
  • Ability to read documents, follow instructions, learn and understand ramp operations procedures, rules and regulations
  • Must be aware of hazardous situations and be able to handle emergencies as needed
  • Must work under tight time constraints to accomplish quick turns of aircraft
  • Must meet all grooming standards as outlined in the Ground Operations Employee Handbook and the Labor Agreement
  • Must be able to be alert to moving vehicles or aircraft and use radio equipment. Must be able to communicate information and instructions verbally and/or via radio equipment
  • No education requirement
  • No experience requirement
  • Must possess a valid state motor vehicle operator’s license
  • Must maintain the ability to wear prescribed uniforms