• Baggage Handler/Wheelchair Assistant

    Requisition ID
    PrimeFlight Aviation
    # of Openings
    Hire Type
    Hours Per Week
    Weekdays, Weekends
    Career Type
    Customer Service
    Insurance - Medical, Paid Time Off - Sick, Paid Time Off - Vacation, Union Benefits, Retirement - 401K
    Minimum Related Experience
    6 Months
    High School Diploma or GED
    USD $17.50/Hourly
  • Company Description

    PrimeFlight Aviation Services provides major airlines and airports with the ground handling services, aircraft services and terminal services necessary for the safe and reliable operation of aircraft and the comfort and enjoyment of passengers. Through our national footprint, proprietary transition process and executive leadership composed of industry veterans, we've earned a solid foundation and track record of providing exceptional, value-driven airline services. Whether it's total handling or individual services, PrimeFlight has the right mix of service breadth and executional expertise to meet the ever-changing needs of our customers.


    Join the PrimeFlight Hiring Event!

    When:  Friday, May 31st

    Time:  1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

    Location:  SFO Business and Career Center


    Bring your proof of employment eligibility:

    1. High School Diploma or GED or higher

    2. One (1) of the following documents (whichever is applicable)

       US Passport

       US Birth Certificate

       US Permanent Resident card

       Naturalization Certificate

       Work Authorization Permit

             Social Security Card

             Driver's license or US State issued ID

             Medical Card (if available)


    As a valued member of the PrimeFlight team, you:
    Must be able to push wheelchairs - some passengers may weigh over 200 pounds as well as transfer passenger from an aisle chair to wheelchair and vice- versa
    Load and unload baggage.
    Monitor excess baggage areas, traffic in and around aircraft.
    Sort and stack baggage, transport oversize baggage or live animals as necessary.
    Must abide by all airport security rules and regulations.
    Must perform other duties as assigned, which could be Baggage handling, Baggage Guard, or Lobby Assist.
    Classroom and on-the-job training will be provided.


    Must meet all requirements to receive required airport SIDA badge and Customs Seal (if applicable), including successful completion of a ten-year background check and work history.
    Must possess a high school diploma or G.E.D.
    Must be at least 18 years of age and have High School diploma or equivalent.
    Must be eligible to work in the United States.
    Must be able to lift up to 70 Ibs of baggage, at times, and able to push wheelchair with passengers that may weigh over 200 Ibs.
    Must be able to be on your feet for extended periods of time - reliable, dependable, and flexible.
    Must provide very good customer service including good communication skills – some computer skills required.
    Must be proficient in communication, writing and reading in the English language.
    Must be able to work weekends and holidays.




    Exit at the front of the BART station into the International Terminal. 
    Walk straight ahead toward the information booth. Turn right and walk across the main hall toward the medical clinic.
    The Business and Career Center is directly across from the medical clinic and the first door on the left.


    Park in the International Parking Garage A.
    Take the elevator to the 7th floor, take AirTrain to the International Terminal A side, one stop over.
    Take the escalators down to the departures level and proceed to the medical clinc. 
    The Business and Career Center is directly across from the medical clinic and the first door on the left.


    SFO Badged Employees are eligible for a BART discount and childcare tuition assistance with Palcare.


    BART Discount Card. Save more money on BART!                           Palcare


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