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Freight - Cargo Agent - CT \u0026 IL

Total Airport Services, Inc.
Chicago, IL 60602
  • Job Type
    Permanent
Job Duration
Job Start Date:ASAP
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Performs routine day-to-day warehouse operations.
- Unload cargo and BUP (shipper-built unit) ULDs (unit load device [container or pallet]) from trucks.
- Loads and unloads shipments into/out of containers or pallets by hand or forklift.
- Loads and secures shipments in or on truck.
- Move cargo to security screening area or stage for buildup.
- Assist with screening as necessary.
- Assist load planner with buildup and close out of ULDs for flights or trucks.
- Load outbound ULDs onto dollies for outbound flights.
- Operate Forklifts to handle cargo.
- Operate vehicles to convey ULD dollies and baggage carts to and from aircraft terminal.
- Break down cargo from flights and trucks notating cargo storage location on break down paperwork.
- Examine all cargo handled for damage or evidence of pilferage and reporting same to station management.
- Verify piece counts, weights, cargo condition and security protocols for all cargo accepted.
- Complete warehouse cargo documents as required.
- Perform preventive maintenance (PMs) on forklifts and vehicles.
- Follows direction regarding delivery to airlines and/or delivery route.
- Follows procedures in handling freight, documenting and cross dock functions as well as placing freight in correct staging locations.
- Communicate with operators from other shifts.
- Responsible for keeping work area clean, performing truck inspections, and filing written reports.
- Turn off and lock out equipment when not in use.
- Other duties as assigned.

SUPERV ISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each
essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
H.S. Diploma or GED; or over 3 months up to and including 12 months of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

LANGUAGE SKILLS
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

REASONING ABILITY
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

COMPUTER SKILLS
• Internet Usage and PC and/or MAC and Windows Usage experience

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES and REGISTRATIONS
- Valid State Driver's License
- Valid Forklift License
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
- None.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS
- May occasionally be asked to run local errands.
- Security Clearance, (for airport security purposes) pass a 10-year background screening.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals and outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

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Posted: 2020-07-18 Expires: 2020-08-18

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