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Transportation Agent

Req #: DEN00002553-CH
Location: Denver, CO US
Job Category:Food Services - Line

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Transportation Agent - Line - Denver, CO

 

Starting rate of pay: $13.45 / per hour

 

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

Travel subject to service charges/restrictions. Bonuses awarded only under terms of United's policies.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE 
 

Please note that this position will be hired under the Chelsea Food Services divisional work rules.

Responsibilities

  • Pack and check flights
  • Load and off-load food, beverage carts and equipment into vehicles and on/off aircraft
  • Drive catering vehicle and properly positions catering vehicle to aircraft
  • Check and assure vehicle is in operable condition
  • Inform manager of any maintenance needs or mechanical problems with vehicle
  • Pack, organize and secure equipment into carriers and place onto carts
  • Clean and maintain catering vehicles
  • Clean work area
  • Handle sanitizing chemicals
  • Assist in preparing ice and dry ice for flights
  • Drive hi-lift cargo vehicle and cargo vans
  • Operate forklift, hand truck and pallet jack
  • Support unit in the Supply Chain Optimization initiative
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Education

  • High school diploma/GED (General Educational Development) or educational equivalent required

Knowledge/Skills

  • Basic math skills to calculate totals and percentages required 
  • Must read, speak and write English fluently
  • Ability to communicate orally with co-workers
  • Ability to communicate orally with coworkers and managers using two-way radios
  • Ability to push and pull heavy carts and wagons required
  • Ability to lift and carry equipment and beverage carriers required
  • Ability to stand and walk for entire shift required
  • Frequent stooping to pick up equipment from ground level required
  • Frequent repetitive motions, reaching and handling required
  • Attention to detail required for packing of flights and catering flights to position carriers and carts in correct/assigned locations
  • Ability to work under time constraints required 
  • Ability to respond correctly to meal count and aircraft changes at a moment's notice required
  • Ability to work in refrigerated areas of 35 degrees F at intervals of one hour required
  • Ability to withstand exposure to extreme weather and temperatures on the airfield during the catering of flights required
  • Ability to withstand exposure to aircraft noise during catering of flights required

Other

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have a valid and active state driver's license (suspended, expired, revoked or denied are not considered valid) 
  • Must be flexible and willing to work any shift in a 24-hour-a-day / 7-day-a-week operation, including early mornings, late nights, weekends, holidays and overtime 
  • Training will be provided on the job
  • Candidate must be able to clear a fingerprint-based criminal history check in order to obtain and retain credentials necessary for the position
  • Position-specific clearances include but are not limited to FAA, TSA, Port Authority, U.S. Customs and U.S. Postal service clearances may be required
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualifications
  • Reliable, punctual attendance is essential function of the position

 

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

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