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Ramp Handler

Employer FedEx
Sector Miscellaneous
Contract Full Time
Hours 40 hours per week
Wages £19,921.06 per annum
Employer Job Reference FDX004
Closing Date 31 May 2019

Job Description

Company: FedEx Express

PJob Title: Ramp Handler

Salary: £19,921.06 per annum

Office Location:Stansted airport CM24 1FE

Shift Details/ Hours: - 40 hours per week

Mon: 1330-2230/1800-2300 Tues: 1400-2300 / 1500-2400 Wed: 1400-2300 / 1500-2400 Thurs: 1400-2300 / 1500-2400 Fri: 1400-2230

Sat: 1500-0200 Sun: NA

“Working a rotating roster covering a 4 week cycle, this to include working some Saturdays.

Fork Lift and mandatory freight handling training will be conducted to successful candidate. Follows established procedures & uses mandatory safe working practices when loading/offloading vehicles& different types of aircraft containers (ULD’s, AMJ’s etc). Includes the use of special lifting equipment, as & when needed. Co-ordinates the loading/offloading of trucks as needed”

Federal Express Corporation (FedEx Express) is the world’s largest express transportation company. Leveraging its unmatched air route authorities and extensive air/ground infrastructure, FedEx Express connects markets, within just 1 to 2 business days that comprises 90 percent of the world’s economic activity.

The FedEx Express global transportation network provides rapid, reliable, time-definite delivery of documents, packages and freight shipments worldwide. A state-of-the-art information technology network enables information-rich service offerings. More than 2.5 million customers are connected electronically with FedEx Express through its web site or customer automation systems. To find out more go to

We’re a forward-thinking employer, committed to connecting people with possibilities – our diverse workforce is devoted to exceptional customer service, and are encouraged to feel empowered in their roles. Our family of companies, offer the broadest array of transportation, e-commerce and supply chain solutions in the world, and we pride ourselves on both our reputation and incredible employees.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Using Ground Support Equipment in order to lift and move freight.
  • Offloading pallets/Containers (ULD’s, AMJ’s) onto/off different types of aircraft.
  • Performing defined pre and post flight checks including checks on all equipment and if/when necessary fuelling the equipment in accordance with defined procedures.
  • Co-ordinates the loading/offloading of trucks as needed.
  • Checking documentation.
  • Securing the airplane and performing related preparation procedures in accordance with local airport procedures.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to pursue a career in aircraft and airfield operations.

You will be an integral part of the team and ensure our customers packages are loaded on and off our aircraft quickly and safely. We will train you with the specialist skills to operate a wide range of equipment, including safely marshalling and directing our planes whilst on the ground.

A good team player, you will have excellent attention to detail and be able to make quick, accurate decisions in a fast moving environment showing a total commitment to safety. You will also need to be flexible regarding shifts/hours.

FedEx offers a competitive salary and benefits package including:

  • FedEx Retirement Plan
  • Healthshield Health Cash Plan
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Childcare Voucher scheme
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Discounted shipping.
  • FedEx Employee Group Scheme (various corporate discounts including hotels, car hire. Airport parking, high street stores)

Full training for the role will be given. We also offer excellent career opportunities for those who are keen to progress in a supportive 'can do' and rapidly expanding environment.

Due to the expected high volume of responses, we are unfortunately unable to respond individually to every application. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of applying, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.


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