Specialist, Ramp Support Envoy Air, an American Airlines Group Company

Overview

Who we are:

Would you like to work for a stable, secure, and fast-growing airline where you will be stimulated, challenged, and have the opportunity to develop your career? If so, read on! Come and work with the best of the best at Envoy Air where you will join a team committed to providing outstanding service.

We offer:
  • Amazing employee flight privileges within the American Airlines global network
  • Training and development programs to take your career to the next level
  • Comprehensive health and life benefits (subject to location)


Responsibilities

How will you make an impact?

Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the safe and effective ground movement of Envoy’s aircraft, including conducting safe start-up procedures.
  • Ensure that the tug operator is in contact with the aircraft cockpit before any equipment is connected.
  • Ensure that the appropriate equipment is being used for the type and weight of aircraft.
  • Ensure operational inspection of tow tractor and tow bar before every use.
  • Ensure that the tow bar is properly connected to the tow tractor and aircraft.
  • Immediately stop tow operations when signaled by any member of towing/push back crew.
  • Ensure that the minimum towing distance of 50 meters between operations is maintained and the towing speed of 8km an hour is not exceeded.


Qualifications

Who are we looking for?

Requirements
  • High school diploma, GED or International equivalent
  • Possession of a valid unexpired Texas or Oklahoma driver’s license is necessary to obtain flight line driving privileges
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in Ground/Airport Handling type of operations
  • Familiar with Marshalling Signals
  • Valid National light vehicle and tow tractors driver’s license
  • Familiar in the use of two way radio communication.
  • In possession of a Basic Airside Induction Certificate.
  • Excellent communication skills (Verbal/Written).
  • Must be a self-starter and be able to find solutions in an austere environment.
  • Previous experience as a Tow Crew Member preferred.
  • Required to climb, stand, stoop, bend, stretch, crouch and work in tiring and uncomfortable positions.
  • Frequently lifts parts and equipment up to 20 pounds. Occasionally lifts objects up to 50 pounds.
  • Most heavy lifting is accomplished through the use of mechanical devices.
  • May work in Aircraft maintenance hangar or on flight line.
  • May be exposed to extreme noise from turbine and jet engine aircraft.
  • May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles; may be exposed to electrical shock hazards or work near moving mechanical parts, vehicles, or aircraft.


Please note: The description is intended to provide a brief overview of the position. It’s not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, expectations, and skills required of those in this position. Duties and expectations may be subject to change at any time.

Envoy Air is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Envoy Air Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines Group, provides regional flight service to American Airlines under the American Eagle brand and ground handling services for many American Airlines Group flights. The company was founded in 1998 as American Eagle Airlines, Inc., following the merger of several smaller regional carriers to create one of the largest regional airlines in the world. Envoy is headquartered in Irving, Texas, with hubs in Dallas/Fort Worth, Chicago and Miami, with a large ground handling operation in Los Angeles. Connect with Envoy on Twitter @EnvoyAirCareers , on Instagram @EnvoyAirCareers , and on Facebook at Facebook.com/envoyaircareers and Facebook.com/EnvoyPilotRecruitment .
Company
Envoy Air
Posted
11/25/2021
Salary Range
$33,000.00 - 59,000.00
per Year
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Location
Northlake, TX, US
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