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Casual Airport Ramp Attendant - Ottawa

Company Description

Porter Airlines has revolutionized short-haul flying with a warm and effortless approach to hospitality, restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. Porter is an Official 4 Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating®.

The airline currently offers flights to Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Quebec City, Fredericton, Saint John, Moncton, Halifax, St. John’s, Thunder Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, Sudbury, Timmins, Windsor, New York (Newark), Chicago (Midway), Boston and Washington (Dulles), and has seasonal flights to Mt. Tremblant, Que., Stephenville, N.L., Myrtle Beach, S.C., Burlington, Vt., and Orlando-Melbourne, Fla.

Job Details

FUNCTION:  Reporting to the Station Manager, Ottawa with daily oversight from the Supervisor, Ramp; the Ramp Attendant performs ground handling and ramp duties as directed in a safe and efficient manner with minimal amount of supervision.


Ground handling of airline and general aviation aircraft which includes:

  • Marshalling 
  • Baggage handling
  • Lavatory servicing
  • Create and maintain a team environment on the ramp, where every member of the ramp staff acts and feels part of a cohesive unit
  • Focus on safety awareness, and training
  • Work with all ramp team members creating and maintaining an operationally safe environment
  • Ensure that all Porter safe operating procedures outlined in the Porter Ramp Manual are followed
  • Participate in troubleshooting of ramp issues
  • Actively participate in Porter’s Safety Management System (SMS) including reporting hazards and incidents encountered in daily operations; understand, comply and promote the Company Safety Policy
  • Other duties as assigned 


  • Valid G Ontario license and clean drivers abstract (out of province equivalent)
  • Ability to obtain and maintain necessary security clearances
  • Ability to work on a permanent basis in Canada
  • Work rotating shifts including days, afternoons, evenings, weekends, and holidays
  • Dependability (must have a clear attendance record and reliable on time reporting for work)
  • Applicant will be required to successfully complete training program
  • Must be capable of lifting/pushing/pulling up to 70lbs on a regular basis 


  • Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier Airport - YOW

  • January 12, 2018
  • 37-02-25


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