Cargo Handler Featured
- Houston, Texas
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Cargo Handler job at Menzies Aviation in Houston TX
Description, duties, responsibilities
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As a member of our Cargo team you will be responsible for the safe and efficient build up and break down of freight pallets. The ability to interpret airway bills bills of landing and freight manifests in order to sort freight effectively via forklift to storage racks shelves or bins in designated storage areas is necessary. The handling and storage of dangerous goods may also be required. You will be driving and operating small specialized commercial vehicles at times and as such you will require a valid driver’s license.
You will be required to maintain a safe and secure work environment in accordance with local health safety and security policies and procedures. We cross-train our employees so you may be expected to work in other areas of the operation. We provide classroom and on the job training to ensure you are fully trained for your new position prior to starting.
Essential Skills and Qualifications:
To be part of our high performing team you will need to be at least 18 years of age. In order to obtain an airport identification badge with a customs seal you will need to pass a drug screen FBI background test and be able to speak read and write in English proficiently. The job is done both in and outdoors which will require you to work in all weather conditions. You will be handling cargo/ freight which will require you to lift and move up to 70lbs continuously. A flexible schedule is preferable due to the ever changing airline schedules. Any prior cargo experience you have is preferable.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about discussed or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge (b) in furtherance of an investigation proceeding hearing or action including an investigation conducted by the employer or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.
Menzies Aviation Company Overview
With more than 200 airport operations across 6 continents, Menzies Aviation relies on more than 30,000 employees to ensure that our services hit the heights which are expected of us. We believe that true excellence is only delivered by people with the knowledge, tools and passion to set standards rather than chase them. We offer landside and airside services tailored to our customers needs, timed to their schedules, and delivered by teams with the knowledge, tools and passion to set standards rather than chase them. Our core services include Ground Handling, Cargo, Fueling, Executive Services and Offline Services.