Cargo Handler Lead Vancouver Featured
- Richmond, British Columbia
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Cargo Handler Lead Vancouver job at Menzies Aviation in Richmond BC
Description, duties, responsibilities
Duties and Responsibilities: :
+ Assign employees to work specific jobs loading unloading building up and breaking down air freight.
+ Ensure that employees are fully trained on company policies and procedures including warehouse safety forklift operation and security procedures.
+ Ensure that service issues are addressed and/or corrected to ensure quality of service is maintained to airline customers.
+ Maintains an orderly work area perform or assign general warehouse housekeeping duties including sweeping storage and dock areas.
+ Operate forklifts tugs and other handling equipment which is required to transport freight in a safe and efficient manner.
+ Ensures that all company safety rules including dangerous goods handling and awareness are bring adhered to report safety hazards and incidents to Terminal Supervisors.
+ Ensure all cargo is screened according to airline and Transport Canada requirements
+ Inventory freight to ensure proper accounting for import and export shipments.
+ Direct cargo agents in performance of their duties and carry out other lead responsibilities in accordance with Menzies Aviation polices and applicable laws.
+ Performs new employee introduction to work area explains rules uniform policy warehouse procedures and provides overview of department operations. Provide ongoing training.
+ Manage employee rosters and time and attendance disciplines.
+ Other relevant duties as assigned.
+ One-year college certificate or technical school six months related experience or equivalent
+ Combination of education and experience
+ Ability to lead a team of Cargo Agents
+ Good communication skills verbal and written in the English language
+ Must be available and flexible to work variable shifts including weekends and holidays.
+ Must have current driver’s license with no violations over the past 5 years
+ Must pass and maintain all required security clearances and Transport Canada Background check.
+ Prior Cargo experience and Fork lift certification preferred
+ Must be able to lift at least 30 kgs on a continuous basis
+ Must pass a Transport Canada background check
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
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.