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Date: June 29, 2017 Posting Number: 17-061
Position: Ground Handler Reports To: Manager, Cargo Operations
Location: YQR Shift Days/Hours:
Mon-Thurs 19:00-23:00 Tues-Fri 3:00-7:00
Shifts may vary due to operational needs
Regular Part time - Days, Evenings, Weekends, Stat Holidays

Primary Objective of the Position:

Ensure all Operators, and Ground handling staff receives required training both initial, and recurrent as required.

Essential Position Functions:

  • Repeated and continuous lifting of packages up to 60lbs
  • Sort packages based on customer, airport of destination, and other parameters
  • Communicate piece counts, and package information to Lead Hands, and Supervisors
  • Handle customer packages, and freight with due care and attention
  • Ensure all safety and security protocols are adhered to
  • Perform general housekeeping duties as required
  • Perform tasks associated with Dangerous Goods Handling/Acceptance
  • Meet time sensitive deadlines for freight build-up/breakdown as part of a team dynamic
  • Learn and apply specific training modules required for position (WHMIS, SMS, Dangerous Goods, Hazard Prevention, etc.)
  • Perform other duties as required
  • Must be able to work outside in all weather conditions
  • Working in and around aircraft daily

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent experience
  • Valid Class 5 Drivers Licence or equivalent
  • Ability to obtain a RAIC pass (Transport Canada Security Clearance)
  • Ability to lift up to 60lbs repeatedly
  • Ability to work within a “team first” environment, and complete common goals within time sensitive deadlines
  • Excellent punctuality, and attendance habits
  • Ability to learn quickly, and adapt to fast changing customer requirements
  • Willingness to take direction with a keen interest in further development within the Regina operation
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Flexible to work shift work, weekends and stat holidays
  • Be willing to be subject to a background check; clearance is required
  • Be willing to work outside

Cargojet is an equal opportunity employer

We thank everyone for their interest but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs

Application Deadline: July 6, 2017 E-Mail: nsingh@cargojet.com
Send Application to: Human Resources Fax: 905.501.7582

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