Cargo Agent *** Temporary Seasonal *** Featured
- Miami, Florida
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Cargo Agent Temporary Seasonal job at Atlas Air in Miami FL
Description, duties, responsibilities
Position is temporary, a seasonal position from October 2018 - January 2019.
Provide oversight and direction to vendors contracted by Atlas Air, and customers of Atlas ACMI flights, ensuring that proper Atlas and FAA handling procedures are used in the performance of duties. Assist / oversee flight handling coordination for all Atlas departments, Crews and ground handlers.
Comply with all Company procedures, as outlined in manuals, bulletins, and memos.
Perform job duties in a timely and efficient manner.
Follow Company, local and government safety and security policies and procedures.
Communicate with Station Supervisor and HDQ Global Control Center on any issues or irregularities that affect the operation.
Work to ensure all customers, vendors, and government authorities are aware of aircraft arrival and departure times at the assigned station.
Ensure all required equipment and personnel are in their proper position prior to aircraft arrival and departure at the parking location.
Coordinate with customers to ensure proper and timely load planning.
Ensure that all required preload checks are accomplished in order to ensure cargo, ULD integrity and compliance.
Coordinate and supervise all cargo- related functions associated with handling the flight, which includes inspection of ULDs, checking the weights randomly or on site inspection of pallets being weighed prior to being loaded onto Company aircraft.
Conduct a thorough HAZMAT check of cargo.
Ensures departing flight crew receives all applicable Ground Operations documentation in a timely manner.
Receive and reproduce flight plans, weather, NOTAM/INTAMS and any other documents sent to the flight crews from Dispatch to operate their flight.
Send and receive aircraft movement and load messages to and from up line and down line stations via email, fax or any other means required to notify all concerned.
May arrange and order catering for flights adhering to proper catering procedures and levels per Company catering standards as provided in the published manuals.
Supervise the vendors loading/unloading personnel.
Ensure that the station aircraft marshalling plan is followed, as required.
Replace and/or revises aircraft manuals, as required.
Conduct FOD and safety inspections, as required.
Identify potential problems as they develop and works with the Station Supervisor to reach resolutions.
Completes and/or maintains company reports, messages, files, logs and forms and ensures that necessary paperwork is completed.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school or equivalent work experience.
Must be at least 18 years old
Must possess a valid drivers license and qualify for airport ramp driving privileges
Ability to work at any time, any day, as operational needs require.
Previous aviation or logistics experience preferred
Have the ability to work independently
Ability to communicate effectively and clearly, in writing and verbally, both in one on one and group situations.
Computer literacy, the ability to not only run basic email and word processing programs, but is able to learn and operate proficiently Company and industry programs.
We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package including health coverage, life insurance and 401k savings plan with company match. Visit our website at www.atlasair.com.
The Company is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. It is the Companys policy not to discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic or status protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Please see the links to the EEO is the Law posters on our career websites http://www.atlasair.com/holdings/careers.html.
For immediate consideration, please submit your resume through http://www.atlasair.com/holdings/careers.html.
Atlas Air Company Overview
Atlas Air Inc. is the largest provider of ACMI freighters for lease and plays a critical role in global air cargo. Atlas Airs highly efficient and reliable fleet is led by the Boeing 747-400 freighter the industry benchmark for operating performance due to its cost and capacity advantage over other freighters. Atlas Airs future operating platform is built upon the new-technology best-in-class Boeing 747-8 freighter. Atlas is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of Atlas to afford equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race color religion sex sexual orientation national origin citizenship place of birth age or disability in accordance with federal state and local laws.