Ramp Agent - Guam

Guam DHL Express req76364 09/04/2019
DHL Express currently has an opportunity available for a Full-Time Ramp Agent in Guam. This person is responsible for all activities involved in ramp operations and the sorting, loading, unloading, and material handling of materials. He/she is also responsible for moving material with speed and accuracy according to established procedures to meet deadlines for business necessity.

Key Accountabilities:

Breaks down station material, including transfer and inbound materials.
Performs sort, load, unload, and other material handling activities in accordance with approved procedures.
Operates scanner to process all incoming and outgoing shipments.
Plans nightly aircraft loads based on preferred load positioning, volume of material, scheduled aircraft type, routing, and material to be moved.
Understands load priority and makes decisions on load placement including assignment of material to be held off of a scheduled flight.
Communicates excess weight and/or bulk issues to Hub Operations and Systems Operations Control.
Ensures that the correct containers are set up to unload airplanes by knowing what type of aircraft is in use.
Successfully completes certification training and maintains currency in the use of all equipment as it relates to the loading, unloading, and material handling equipment, including, not limited to, forklifts, tugs, belt loaders, and cargo loaders.
Work typically involves detailed checks or close review of output by a senior co-worker and/or supervisor.

Skill & Qualifications:

HS diploma or GED required.
Generally 0-2 years of experience in area of responsibility.
Entry level service, production, or support role requiring basic skills; can perform the basic tasks within the function.
DHL is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected

Facts and Figures

  • Business Unit

    DHL Express US

  • Employment Type

    Permanent Full-Time

  • Work Permit Required


  • Shift Requirement

    Day time only