Ground Operations Agent
- Careers Site Category:Airline Operations
- Location:Heathrow Airport, London
- Working Pattern:Fixed Term Full Time
Start Date: June to Dec 2018
Salary: £18,983 per annum Pro Rata - Fixed Term Full Time Contract - 7 months plus shift pay
Every week, we move over 200,000 passenger bags swiftly, smoothly and safely from A to B. It’s the crucial, unseen operation around which every journey resolves. Whether you’re new to aviation or come to us with experience, you need to be resilient, passionate about delivering a safe, customer –focused service and enjoy both indoor and outdoor shift work.
Process and deliver customer’s baggage to and from the aircraft, loading and unloading in a safe and timely manner. You’ll drive, park and score operational vehicles, equipment and containers and operate aircraft loading systems, allocation devices and terminal baggage systems.
Capable of repeated heavy lifting, resilient in the face of difficulty and always thinking constructively to find solutions. Working early, late or night shifts covering 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, you’ll be proactive and flexible in supporting your team to accomplish tasks.
A full UK category B driving licence for a manual vehicle, with a minimum 12 month’s driving experience, no more than 3 penalty points and a responsible attitude tom safety in a busy industrial environment. You’ll have excellent communication skills and a good standard of written and spoken English.
The buzz of working in an exciting, fast-paced environment, underpinned by world class training and fantastic development opportunities. That’s not to mention the competitive salary and shift allowances.
At British Airways, our top priority is the safety and security of our customers and colleagues. Due to airport security, we have to make sure all candidates meet our strict referencing criteria. We’ll be here to guide and support you throughout the entire referencing process.
British Airways is committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please mention this at any stage.