HOW YOU'LL HELP US KEEP CLIMBING (OVERVIEW & KEY
As a Baggage Handler/Ramp Operator, you will work with an
innovative team whose common goal is to ensure that our customer's
baggage and cargo arrives safely and on time to drive a positive
customer experience. At Delta, our brand is critical to our
continued success. As a Baggage Handler/Ramp Operator, you play a
key part in keeping our brand strong by, maintaining
professionalism, and exhibiting a positive attitude inside and
outside of work.
Seasonal Ready Reserve Baggage Handler/Ramp Operators work
between 150 and 1,400 hours per year.Work tasks include bending,
stooping and twisting, standing, and walking. Work tasks are
repetitive such as loading and stacking bags in addition to working
in confined spaces and on knees for an extended period of time in
the aircraft bins.
Summary of responsibilities (not comprehensive of all
Safely lift, load, unload, and transport baggage, mail, and
cargo to and from aircraft, in addition to being responsible for
on-time connections by guiding incoming and departing aircrafts
from the gate positions.
Safeguard cargo, baggage and mail from damage, loss, and
Safely driving and operating ground equipment such as tugs, belt
loaders, and tow tractors in areas of congestion.
Repeatedly lift and load baggage onto carts and ensuring each
bag reaches its destination.
Operate baggage scanners and computers to ensure baggage and
cargo are routed correctly to the passenger's destination.
Practices safety-conscious behaviors in all operational
processes and procedures.
WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED (MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS)
High School diploma, GED or High School Equivalency
Embraces diverse people, thinking and styles
Consistently makes safety and security, of self and others, the
Have valid driver's license
Be at least 18 years of age
Pass an extensive post-offer pre-employment background check,
including finger printing and a criminal history record check
required by federal law
Pass a post-offer pre-employment drug test
Ability to frequently lift bags or items weighing up to and
including 50 pounds
Ability to occasionally lift bags or items weighing between 50
and 70 pounds
Pass a physical ability test
Be authorized to work in the US
Possess basic computer skills
Have strong verbal communication skills
Be willing to work a fixed and/or rotating schedule including
afternoons, evenings, weekends and holidays
* Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be
willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be
considered for U.S.-based job, if not currently employed by Delta
Air Lines, Inc.
WHAT WILL GIVE YOU A COMPETITIVE EDGE (PREFERRED