Delta Global Services
- Cargo Agent ($13.50/Hour + Flight Privileges)
At a glance
Location: US-VA-Dulles Map
Posted: 02/20/2021
Closing: 03/19/2021
Degree: High School
Type: Part-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description
  • Responsible for the routing, loading, and unloading of inbound and outbound air freight shipments to and from the proper destinations.
  • Interact with customers to receive and provide cargo shipments, collect fees and process payments and other transactions related to those shipments in a courteous, accurate and timely manner.
  • Prepares and examines bill of lading and weigh items to determine shipping charges and prepare freight bills.
  • Contacts vendors and/or claims adjustment department to resolve problems with shipments.
  • Notifies customers of any delays in departure or arrival of shipments.
  • Maintains safety and security of the cargo facility at all times and complies with safety procedures and station policies.
  • May also perform Ramp Agent duties as needed.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned within the appropriate skill and experience capabilities expected for this position.

Basic Qualifications

Pre-requisites:

  • Must be a local (in-state) resident.
  • Valid In-State Driver’s License.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen.
  • Ability to pass up to a 10 year background check.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986.
  • Must complete ramp and SIDA training to obtain airport authority identification security.

Experience:

  • No prior experience necessary.  Must be open minded and ready to work as part of a detail-oriented team.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Outstanding customer service.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Computer systems knowledge.
  • Basic Calibri understanding of cargo operations.

Education:

  • High School diploma or GED.

Experience:

  • One+ years of relevant experience.
  • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Previous airline cargo experience.
  • Able to communicate information and instructions verbally and/or via radio equipment.
  • Able to communicate effectively in a professional manner.

Working Conditions

Work Schedule:

  • You will need to have flexibility to work a variety of shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays and overtime. We operate in a shift bid environment.

Work Environment:

  • Must be able to be alert to moving vehicles or aircraft and use radio equipment.
  • Enjoy the outdoors on a daily basis (sun, rain, sleet or snow!) May be exposed to a wide variety of weather conditions, jet and machinery noises, fumes, dirt and dust for extended periods.

Physical Demands/Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift / carry / push / pull and move items of 70 pounds and/or more on a regular basis and repetitively lift weights of 40 to 50 pounds on raised surfaces.
  • Must be able to walk, climb, bend, kneel, crawl, and stoop on a frequent basis and for extended periods.
  • Must be able to work in cramped or high places.
  • Must be able to carry heavy items up and down jet way stairs.

Supervisory Responsibilities

None

Legal

Unifi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Preferred Qualifications

Education:

High School diploma or GED.

Experience:

One+ years of relevant experience.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Previous airline cargo experience.

Able to communicate information and instructions verbally and/or via radio equipment.

Able to communicate effectively in a professional manner.

Working Conditions

Work Schedule:

You will need to have flexibility to work a variety of shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays and overtime. We operate in a shift bid environment.

Work Environment:

Must be able to be alert to moving vehicles or aircraft and use radio equipment.

Enjoy the outdoors on a daily basis (sun, rain, sleet or snow!) May be exposed to a wide variety of weather conditions, jet and machinery noises, fumes, dirt and dust for extended periods.

Physical Demands/Requirements:

Must be able to lift / carry / push / pull and move items of 70 pounds and/or more on a regular basis and repetitively lift weights of 40 to 50 pounds on raised surfaces.

Must be able to walk, climb, bend, kneel, crawl, and stoop on a frequent basis and for extended periods.

Must be able to work in cramped or high places.

Must be able to carry heavy items up and down jet way stairs.

Supervisory Responsibilities

None

Legal

Unifi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Cargo Agent ($13.50/Hour + Flight Privileges)