Vacancy for Banksman - Loader Guide Operative

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Location Heathrow Airport
Contract Type Permanent - Employee
Working Days Monday - Sunday
Working Times Between 05.00am and 11.00pm
Shift Pattern 4 on 2 off
Working Hours per Week 40 hours
Pay Rate £8.41 per hour
Job Reference VE/9966/rc

Working as part of the Aircraft Appearance Cleaning Team, the purpose of this role will be to assist/guide the Hi – Lift Driver to transport all the required stocks, materials and equipment for the Cleaning Team on-board: to upload, unload vehicles and act as an active member of the OCS operational aircraft appearance team.

You will:

  • To safely guide the Hi-lift vehicle on/off the aircraft
  • To ensure the High-lift vehicle is safely positioned onto the aircraft and to ensure the aircraft door is safe to open prior to opening the Hi-lift doors/shutters
  • To work with the Team Leader and Hi-Lift Drivers to ensure the aircraft is stocked and replenished
  • To load and unload the Hi-lift vehicle with new and used products, cages, waste etc.
  • To ensure the Hi-Lift vehicle is leaving the aircraft and its airport stand safe and clean
  • There maybe at times a requirement to help the cleaning team with their duties.

To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • You must be able to understand English language to adhere to company notices, staff briefings and individual instructions provided to you, which will affect your working duties.
  • Previous Airline &/or Airport experience is desired although not essential as full training will be provided.
  • Self-motivated and reliable with a conscientious approach to the Safety and Security aspects of your role.
  • Focused on achieving the tasks in-hand you will support Team goals.
  • Flexible approach to work and able to work efficiently and thoroughly with minimal supervision.
  • Able to cope with a pressured environment.
  • Excellent time keeping
  • Driving Licence is essential

You will get in return:

  • the opportunity for progression
  • discounts to numerous shops and services
  • Discount on travelcards for Airport Staff

The OCS Group is one of the UK’s leading providers of facilities management and property support services