Baggage Handler/ Ramp Agent

JBS Recruit
Gatwick, West Sussex
£8.41ph - £11.50ph
14 Feb 2018
15 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Start dates available in February. March, April, May & June

Baggage Handlers are primarily responsible for ensuring passengers’ bags are loaded and unloaded safely, efficiently and in good time.


The main duties of a Baggage Handler/ Ramp Agent include but are not limited to: Loading and unloading of baggage

Operating a variety of machinery and equipment including baggage loader belts

Ramp duties may include Ground Servicing of Aircraft Operating various vehicles on the Aircraft stands including diesel pushback tractors and small baggage cart tugs

Person Specification

No experience is necessary, however ideally you would have manual labouring with experience loading and unloading items up to 32Kilos

Be flexible with working hours (able to work days, nights & weekends)Must be hardworking & reliable with an excellent work ethic

Have no criminal convictions


Due to the location of work being at the airport you must qualify. Therefore, we need the following information from you:

5-year checkable history (employment, self-employment, education or benefit claim)

5-year UK address history

Valid photo ID (Driving licence accepted for British citizens)

Criminal Record Check (Cost of £25) to be applied for if you are successful at interview

Attend two weeks paid training

Shift Patterns

You will work a mixture of early shifts and late shifts.

This will be a 30hr Contract per week, overtime may be available

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £8.40 to £11.50 /hour

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