A Driver is responsible for loading galley equipment onto a truck, driving the truck to various types of aircraft, and loading the equipment. All activities must be accomplished according to customer guidelines and while adhering to safety regulations. The Driver interacts with the airline representatives at the aircraft, therefore must be customer service oriented.
Note: This is a union position that requires an initiating fee to be satisfied within the first 90 days of employment and monthly union dues thereafter.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Current driver's license
Clean driving record
CDL B Required
Will require a Customs Seal from airport authority
Excellent communication skills desired.
Must be able to both speak and read English
Will be exposed to extreme temperature changes and noise
Majority of duties performed outside in all weather conditions
This is a physically demanding position
Must be able to lift, push, pull, and move product, equipment and supplies up to seventy-five (75) pounds frequently during the work shift
Must be able to work at heights up to 20-26.5 feet
Regularly stands, bends, lifts, and moves intermittently during shifts of 8+ hours
Will be required to travel up to 25% of the time
Demonstrated Competencies to be Successful in the Position:
Thinking - Information search and analysis, problem resolution skills
Engaging - understanding others, team leadership, developing people
Inspiring - influencing and building relationships, motivating and inspiring, communicating effectively
Achieving - delivering business results under pressure, championing performance improvement, customer focus
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the individual(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Gate Gourmet is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!