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Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. Porter is an Official 4 Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating®.
The airline currently offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Fredericton, Saint John, Moncton, Halifax, St. John’s, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, North Bay, Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway), Boston, Washington (Dulles) and Pittsburgh, and has seasonal flights to Mt. Tremblant, Que., Stephenville, N.L., Myrtle Beach, S.C., Burlington, Vt., and Orlando-Melbourne, Fla.
Why choose Porter Airlines:
* Career Progression: Our Ramp Attendants have made their way throughout the organization to fill roles in our Systems Operations Control Centre, Revenue Management, and In-Flight Services teams, just to name a few. We encourage professional growth and provide an environment that fosters it.
* Staff Travel: Our Ramp Attendants get access to Staff Travel perks on Porter after 3 months of service and our Global interline partners after 6 months of service.
* Benefits: Profit Sharing, RRSP matching, Medical and Dental coverage are just a few of the perks that our Ramp Attendants enjoy after 3 months of service.
The starting wage for this position is $14 per hour
FUNCTION: Reporting to the Manager, Ramp, GSE and Facilities with daily oversight from the Supervisor, Ramp; the Ramp Attendant performs ground handling and ramp duties as directed in a safe and efficient manner with a minimal amount of supervision.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ground handling of airline and general aviation aircraft which includes:
* Aircraft Marshalling
* Baggage handling
* Lavatory servicing
* Preparation of commissary
* Create and maintain a team environment on the ramp, where every member of the ramp staff acts and feels part of a cohesive unit
* Focus on safety awareness, and training
* Work with all ramp team members creating and maintaining an operationally safe environment
* Ensure that all Porter safe operating procedures outlined in the Porter Ramp Manual and followed
* Participate in troubleshooting of ramp issues
* Actively participate in Porter’s Safety Management System (SMS) including reporting hazards and incidents encountered in daily operations; understand, comply and promote the Company Safety Policy
* Other duties as assigned
* Concern for Safety - Identifying hazardous or potentially hazardous situations and taking appropriate action to maintain a safe environment for self and others.
* Teamwork - Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals.
* Customer Service - Providing service excellence to internal and/or external customers (passengers).
* Initiative - Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise.
* Results Focused - Focusing efforts on achieving high-quality results consistent with the organization’s standards.
* Fostering Communication - Listening and communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue and building consensus
* Valid Ontario (or out of town equivalent) license (G Class) and clean drivers abstract (out of province equivalent)
* Ability to obtain and maintain necessary security clearances
* Ability to work on a permanent basis in Canada
* Work rotating shifts including days, afternoons, evenings, weekends, and holidays
* Dependability (must have a clear attendance record and reliable on-time reporting for work)
* Applicant will be required to successfully complete training program
* Must be capable of lifting/pushing/pulling up to 70lbs on a regular basis
* Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport – YTZ
* Post Date November 23, 2017
* Reference ID 66-26-90