Aircraft Loader

Aviation Recruitment Network East Midlands
£7.00 - £7.92 per hour
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Opportunity to work within a close knit team on individuals as an Aircraft Loader for a large client at East Midlands Airport. This position will involve working continuous nights to cover their freight and cargo operation. Free parking is available on site. This award winning ground handling business currently supply both passenger and ramp handling services to over 220 stations worldwide and serves in excess of 224 million passengers per annum. They are also recognised at being the biggest independent global group services provider. The main duties of an Aircraft loader are: Moving and handling freight and cargo and loading onto the aircrafts Operating specialist mechanical equipment e.g. tugs, belt loaders and de-icing equipment (for which training is provided) Repetitive lifting, working in confined spaces and at heights Working in the proximity of moving aircraft and vehicles Driving of airport vehicles to and from the terminal The following skills are essential for this Aircraft loader position: Happy working continuous nights You must be physically fit and have experience of working in a manual environment (we would like to hear from applicants that have worked as a Warehouse Operative, Loader, Aircraft Loader, Picker / Packer or any other manual handing roles) The ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions Ability to work at heights and in confined spaces A full Driving Licence (max 6 points accepted for minor offences) Have the ability to pass a colour vision assessment in accordance to company standards The ability to get to and from East Midlands Airport is essential As part of the recruitment process, applicants will be required to provide details of their last 5 year history which will include employment references and apply for a criminal record check at a cost of £25 after an offer of an assignment. In return as an Aircraft Loader you will receive: Full training Full company uniform Free parking A great working environment Experience working in an airside environment This is a 3 month assignment initially with a view to being long term. Aviation Recruitment Network Limited is acting as an Employment Business. This job was originally posted as