Part Time Ramp Agent Norfolk International Airport (ORF)- Norfolk, VA – United Ground Express – Norfolk, VA

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$11.25 an hour

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Part Time Ramp Agent Norfolk International Airport (ORF)- Norfolk, VA


Ramp Agent

    Now offering $400 Special Award Bonus

Help us get flights out on time, every time, everyday!

Have you ever wanted to get up close to passenger aircraft from 50-seat Regional Jets to the latest Boeing 737 MAX? Are you an outdoors type who enjoys all kinds of weather? Do you like physical work that keeps you fit? You’re a great candidate for a role as a part-time Ramp Agent with United Ground Express, a subsidiary of United Airlines.

As part of our ramp crew, you’ll be in constant motion as you take on many assignments like loading and unloading aircraft cargo, moving baggage to and from terminals, and marshalling aircraft. It’s a varied job that can be fun and fast-paced.

Working on the Ramp

    You will be working outside in all kinds of weather, as flying never steps because it rains, snows or is too hot

    You must love physical activity, as you will be lifting as many as 100 items per flight, some weighing as much as 70 lbs

    You’ll need a commitment to safety at all times, including an attention to detail and your surroundings

    You should be committed to caring for our equipment, aircraft, and bags as if they were your own (passengers can see you!) and providing excellent customer service for your fellow UGE employees

You’ll be provided the tools you need on the Runway to Success!

    We provide paid training, including orientation, classroom, virtual, and on-the-job training

    Once you’ve got the basics, you’ll load and unload aircraft and perform other duties such as de-icing, marshaling aircraft and driving a wide variety of mechanical equipment like cargo carts and conveyor belts

    As you grow in your career, you can explore other opportunities such team lead, become a supervisor or manager, corporate opportunities and more

    You’ll also have the ability to transfer to other locations within our amazing network


    Since this is a union job based on seniority, you will be assigned your initial schedule to meet our needs at the airport

    You must be available for day and night shifts, weekends and holidays

    You will be required to work mandatory overtime, when necessary

    As you gain seniority, you can trade days with colleagues, pick up extra hours and have more control over your schedule

    Punctuality and reliability are essential – we’ve got flight schedules to meet!

We reward your efforts

    $11.25/hr. per the union contract

    Flight privileges: you and your family can fly anywhere in the world on stand-by across United Airlines’ amazing global network

    UA Discount Program for flights when you want to purchase a ticket

    Paid time off (PTO)

    And more

UGE requirements

    High school diploma, GED or equivalent

    Minimum of 18 years old

    Ability to operate a computer to enter and retrieve data

    A valid state issued driver’s license with acceptable driving record

    Ability to pass a background check, hearing and vision tests, and drug screen

    Eligibility to obtain necessary credentials and clearances (FAA, TSA, Port Authority, U.S. Customs and U.S. Postal)

    Legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

**COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate***

As a condition of employment, you must demonstrate proof of vaccination for COVID-19. If you cannot get vaccinated due to a medical condition or a sincerely held religious belief, you may request an exemption as a reasonable accommodation. Failure to provide proof of vaccination or obtain an exemption as a reasonable accommodation will result in your separation from UGE.

UGE Customer Service
United States-VA-ORF – Norfolk
United Ground Express
Nov 15, 2021, 11:40:57 AM


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