• Ramp Agent/ Baggage Handler

    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Hire Type
    Hours Per Week
    Weekdays, Weekends
    Availability during
    the following shift
    Start Time
    End Time
    Career Type
    Benefit Notes
    Medical | Dental | Vision | 401k After 6 months | Flight Benefits with Southwest after 6 months
    Minimum Related Experience
    6 Months
    Union Membership Required
    Monthly Union Dues
    USD $50.00
    High School Diploma or GED
    Badging Fees
    Paid by Employer
    USD $17.50/Hourly
    Up to
    USD $18.70/Hourly
  • Company Description

    Swissport International Ltd. is the leading Ground Services Provider to the aviation industry. Swissport is employing over 40,000 dedicated professionals, serving over 650 client companies at 180 stations in 38 countries on five continents. Swissport delivers unparalleled value in the areas of Ground Handling, Cargo Services, Executive Aviation, Fueling and Aircraft Maintenance. We strive to operate with the core values of People, Professionalism, and Partnership in all that we undertake. Consider being a part of an organization that has earned recognition as Air Cargo Handling Agent of the Year for consecutive years in a row and has been rewarded Ground Handling Agent of the Year and received the Cargo Africa Award for the second time in a row. Our mission is simple – “To provide the aviation industry with consistent and tailor-made solutions around the globe, for a better customer experience.”


    Interested in working at the airport? Swissport’s hiring! Stop by our Job Fair to learn more about Swissport Ramp, Cargo, Cabin and Passenger Service agent positions. 




    We offer free medical benefits, 401k, flight benefits, paid training, Weekly Pay, growth potential & more! Hourly wages start $17.50-$18.75/hr. Join our team today!


    Join the Swissport Hiring Event!

    When: Thursday, June 20th 
    Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

    Location:  1818 Gilbreth Road, Burlingame CA 94010 Suite 238


    If you’re interested in joining the Swissport Family, we are hiring on-site at this job fair! Were you referred by a current Swissport employee? Let us know when you apply on-line at: www.swissport.com/careers or call Human Resources at (650)615-9370 for more information on available positions.


    Provide all necessary and required under-wing ground support services as contracted by the customer to include but not be limited to loading and unloading baggage and cargo, marshaling, water and lavatory servicing.


    Marshall aircraft during arrival and departure
    Unload passenger luggage and air cargo, bulk and/or containers/pallets, onto carts and/or dollies 
    Unload wheelchairs and child strollers and deliver to designated location
    Provide special handling of luggage/cargo as required/directed
    Deliver passenger luggage to claim area and unload onto conveyor system
    Deliver air cargo to appropriate recipient 
    Drive and/or operate ground support equipment to include tow tractors, tow bars, belt loaders, container loaders, baggage tugs, water/lavatory service trucks, aircraft ground power units, aircraft air start units, air stairs, aircraft de-icing units, baggage carts, cargo dollies and passenger vans.  
    Collect and load mail, live animals, wheelchairs and child strollers onto aircraft
    Service aircraft water and lavatories
    Inspect ramp areas adjacent to gate and aircraft for debris and remove/dispose of when found.
    Report all equipment malfunctions to the appropriate supervisor/manager
    Comply with all federal, state, municipal, airport authority and carrier security requirements
    Other duties as assigned


    Previous ramp experience a plus
    Valid driver's license
    Good communication skills
    Language skills
    Must be able to work in inclement weather
    Flexible to work on various shifts (days, evening, nights, weekends, and holidays)
    Excellent Health & Safety awareness
    Lift heavy objects that could reach 70 pounds (32 kilograms)


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