Freighter Crew

  • Reference: Dnata UK
  • Recruiter: Aviation Job Search
  • Location: West London, Bracknell, Slough, Hounslow, London Heathrow Airport , UK
  • Salary: £25,272.13
  • Sector: Airport / Airline Ground Staff
  • Job Type: Full time

  • The applicants should have experience of working in a fast moving challenging cargo environment, with experience of providing the highest level of customer service, whilst working under pressure to meet operational deadlines
  • The applicants should have a working knowledge of company procedures and be able to maintain a safe and secure working environment
Desirable Skills
  • Safety driven
  • Freighter experience is desirable
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Flexible on hours due to operational requirements
  • Driving licence is essential
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions
  • Have normal colour vision to obtain airside driving licence is essential
Key Tasks
  • Manually load cargo and mail into aircraft
  • Correct loading and unloading of the aircraft
  • Assist with aircraft towing and pushback operations
  • Operate aircraft in-plane loading systems
  • Be able to operate MDL, LDL, transporters, as well as operating PDU and other aircraft systems.
  • Communication and coordination with all members of the loading team during ground time
  • Interact closely with transport staff with the efficient turnaround of their vehicle
  • Ensure all vehicles and equipment for loading/unloading of the flight is present in time at the aircraft.
  • Operate mobile and fixed equipment
  • Maintain good housekeeping – i.e. return vehicles to designated parking areas, ensuring that they are clean for use
  • Maintain general security of ramp in accordance with Company Security procedures
  • Maintain a safe working environment and observe safe working practices
  • Comply with all Company Procedures and Instructions and act on instructions from Supervisors/Managers as necessary
  • When not required to work on freighter, the successful applicants will be requested to work in other areas of the business depending on experience
  • To undertake any other duties as required by management, commensurate with the grade of the post
  • Promote at all times the Vision, Mission, Values of dnata
Hours of work:
  • 42 hours per week

The job holder must have a flexible approach to working variable shift patterns within our 24 hour operation

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