Airport Cargo Agent/Warehouse Worker
YYC Freight Services
Calgary, AB

Job Description

Airport Cargo Agent/Warehouse Worker

YYC Freight Services – Calgary, AB

YYC Freight Services is a well-established Calgary based company offering warehousing, ground handling and transportation services to the freight forwarding community, direct shippers, as well as the aviation industry. Located at the Calgary International Airport with direct access to tarmac (air side), we are perfectly situated to service our clients on and off the airport.

YYC Freight Services has always been committed to providing a superior work environment, and is proud of its established team of qualified employees. We are currently looking for a dedicated and motivated individual to join our team as an Airport Cargo Agent/Warehouse Worker.

Responsibilities include:

  • Shipping & Receiving Operations
  • Weigh & measure cargo upon receipt
  • Checking for accuracy & verifying all shipment data
  • Complying with regulations (Customs/Security/Transport Canada/IATA)
  • Assisting with the preparation of cargo for export and processing import cargo
  • Providing exceptional customer service
  • Shift work
  • Being self-accountable and taking pride in job performance
  • Ensuring security and safety standards are adhered to
  • Able to work as part of a team and unsupervised when required
  • Ensuring good communication & organizing work flow between the warehouse and office personnel

The successful candidate will possess the following qualities:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in the transportation industry
  • 1-2 years warehouse experience & ability to operate a forklift an asset
  • Experience handling Dangerous Goods an asset
  • Organized & extremely detail oriented
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent multi-tasking & prioritizing skills
  • Excellent customer service & communication skills
  • Problem solver
  • Welcoming personality
  • Able to pass security clearance (background check)
  • Crating, carpentry, & mechanical skills a definite asset
  • Valid Driver’s License required
  • Must have a flexible schedule with the ability to work weekends & holidays

Compensation:

  • Wage is negotiable based on experience
  • Benefits Package upon completion of 3-month probationary period
  • Additional premium available if candidate has valid RAIC and AVOP-DA

This position is available immediately.

We truly thank all applicants for their interest in joining the YYC Freight Services Inc. team, but only those candidates considered for an initial interview will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driver's (Preferred)