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Baggage Runner

PrimeFlight Aviation Services
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
7 days ago


Interested in working in aviation? Are you looking for a job with stability and growth opportunities? If you are looking for a career with growth potential and work well in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment, we want to speak to you! 

Perks of the job: 

  • 401(k) 
  • 401(k) matching 
  • Dental insurance 
  • Health insurance 
  • Life insurance 
  • Vision insurance 
  • Paid time off 
  • Growth potential 

*Part-time benefits could vary 


  • We are committed to being a leading provider of commercial services within the aviation industry 
  • Our teams focus on maintaining a positive working environment and treating all team members with respect 
  • With more than 200 locations across the world, we offer opportunities for career progression  
  • Enjoy a competitive pay scale 


  • We perform a wide range of airport support services globally on behalf of commercial airlines. Join us for a rewarding career in the aviation industry! 


Job Description 

Our Baggage Runner is tasked with the rapid and secure transportation of passenger luggage within the airport. This includes moving baggage between terminals, to and from aircraft, and ensuring the correct loading and unloading of luggage onto conveyor systems. The role demands a strong adherence to safety and security protocols and the ability to work efficiently under tight schedules. Additionally, you may assist in sorting and organizing luggage in the baggage claim area and responding to passenger queries regarding their baggage. 




  • You like working as a team, toward a common goal 
  • Transport baggage quickly and safely between various airport locations 
  • Handle passenger luggage with care to avoid damage 
  • Assist in loading and unloading baggage from aircraft 
  • Operate baggage trolleys and other transport equipment efficiently 
  • Verify baggage tags and ensure correct routing to flights 
  • Assist in sorting and organizing baggage in the baggage claim area 
  • Respond promptly to baggage-related queries from passengers 
  • You have a great attention to detail 
  • Strong customer service skills 
  • Like to build long term relationships with your customers 
  • Physical activity may include: 
  • Stand and walk for extended periods of time 
  • Ability to lift 70 pounds or more 
  • Be able to hear and respond to the spoken voice and to audible alarms generated by terminal environment 
  • Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less); Distance Vision (clear vision at 20 feet or more); Color Vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors); Peripheral Vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point); Depth Perception (three-dimensional vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships); Ability to Adjust Focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus) 


  • Minimum age of 18 years old  
  • Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language, to include documents 
  • 1 Year Customer Service experience 
  • Comfortable working with computers, mobile devices, and tablets 
  • Ability to pass a drug screen 
  • Eligibility to acquire needed credentials and clearances (FAA, TSA, Port Authority, U.S. Customs and U.S. Postal- as applicable) 


Airlines are 24/7, so we need our team members to be flexible to work various shifts including nights, weekends and holidays. The successful PrimeFlight Aviation Services team member brings their “A” game every day with energy and enthusiasm, respect for their team, and the highest regard for safety!  


PrimeFlight Aviation Services, Inc. is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at PrimeFlight Aviation Services, Inc. without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, color, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, uniform service member and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, age, protected medical condition, genetic information, disability, or any other protected status in accordance with all applicable federal, state/province, and local laws. 




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