McGee Air Services
  • 23-Nov-2021 to 21-Jan-2022 (PST)
  • Portland, OR, USA
  • Up to $20.55
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Health Benefits (for FT), Tuition Reimbursement, Travel Privileges and $1000.00 sign-on bonus

**Press Release**

McGee Air Services - PDX is now paying up to $20.55/hour for Ramp Agents plus a $1000 Sign-On Bonus*

**Wage Rate Inclusive of Reliability Incentive**

Are you interested in working at the airport? Do you love working outdoors and being physically active? Looking for opportunities to advance your career? If so, look no further because we are looking for you! We are seeking energetic, dedicated team members to join our growing company as baggage handlers at the Portland Airport!

Why people like it here:

  • At McGee, you will earn a competitive base rate of $16.55 per hour.
  • To recognize individual reliability, you will be eligible to earn an additional $4 per hour if you work a minimum of 72 hours per pay period (every 2 weeks).
  • You have the opportunity to grow and the freedom to try new ideas.
  • Our team members like the company's diversity, schedule flexibility, and travel privileges.
  • Your experience is valued and every day is different.

If you like learning new things, take pride in the work that you do, and being part of a team you will like it at McGee Air Services.

The Baggage Handling Role:

This is a physically demanding job. In addition to loading and unloading the aircraft, you will perform a variety of tasks...

  • Operation of equipment such as tugs/tractors, belt loaders, and forklifts.
  • Working in an outdoor work environment that is full of activity, fast-paced, and often noisy.
  • Safety is our number one concern and we provide personal safety gear for use on the job.


  • Knowledge of operation of industrial equipment and previous experience preferred as required by location
  • Working a constant and quick pace for up to two consecutive hours
  • Able to work varied shifts; weekends and holidays
  • Reliable attendance and punctuality
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills with an ability to get along with others
  • Performing work according to set procedures
  • Anticipating needs of others in a fast-paced environment
  • Understanding and ability to interpret flight schedules and airline flight destination information
  • Obtaining and maintaining airport security clearance, customs seal, and/or USPS security clearance including background criminal history check, drug screen and fingerprinting required by specific work assignment
  • Valid driver's license with a good driving record as required by location
  • Performing basic mathematical functions (e.g., counting bags, verifying cargo weights)
  • Ability to give/receive oral instructions in English
  • Lifting up to 75 pounds on a frequent basis
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.


  • This position requires significant physical agility and physical mobility.
  • Must comfortably, frequently, continuously and within short timelines: lift, carry, and move heavy items; work in cramped or high places; climb, bend, kneel, crawl, and stoop for extended periods of time; carry heavy items up and down stairs; push/pull loaded and empty carts; and stand for extended periods.

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McGee Air Services does not tolerate discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. Employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants are also protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

McGee Air Services- An Alaska Airlines Company

*Sign-On Bonus paid out as follows: $500 after 90 days and an additional $500 after 6 months

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