Ramp and Baggage Agent
Salary – c £21,000 (basic + shift pay + bonus)
London Heathrow Airport
Cobalt Ground Solutions is a successful ground handling services company based at London Heathrow Airport and operating on behalf of many different airlines. We believe that our outstanding customer service and professionalism makes us one of the leading handling agents at Heathrow.
As part of our continued development, we are recruiting professional and enthusiastic individuals to join our busy and dynamic Ramp and Baggage teams.
Duties include the transportation of baggage and cargo between terminal buildings and aircraft, loading and unloading aircraft within specified turnaround times, the sortation of baggage, scanning tags for flights, loading containers and trailers, and delivery/collection of mail and freight from various airside locations. All duties will include the use of large goods vehicles or specialist ground handling equipment. An awareness of health and safety and safe working practices is important, although full training is provided.
Successful applicants will be required to provide checkable and reliable references (education and/or employment) for the last 5 years, and will be required to provide references to cover any gaps in employment. Candidates must have a full UK manual driving licence (max 3 penalty points), have the right to work in the UK, and will be required to complete a basic criminal record check (both UK and overseas). All positions work a rotating shift pattern across a 7-day working week, with a mix of early and late shifts, so flexibility is essential.
5 year checkable employment/education history
Full UK manual driving licence (max 3 penalty points)
Will be required to complete UK DBS (criminal record check) and overseas criminal record check, if applicable.
Must be prepared and able to work rotating shift patterns (early and late shifts) over a 7 day working week
Must be aware that the role involves significant manual handling and working outside