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Part-Time Airline Ramp Attendant

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, Stephenville, N.L,  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., Muskoka, Ont., and Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Job Details

As a Ramp Attendant, you will make a difference to our passengers. You will help get their planes in and out on time. And you will make sure that their bags travel with them safely to their destination. The passengers may not always see you working on the ramp, but you will make a difference for them. You will be part of creating the best possible flying experience for our passengers.

You'll also get to be a valued member of a team. Your team shares different roles and different skills to come together to create a positive workplace. And to share in our successes. Porter - flying refined.

Why choose Porter Airlines:

  • Career Progression: Our Ramp Attendants are often able to progress to other jobs and departments within our company.

  • Staff Travel: Permanent Team Members get access to Staff Travel perks on Porter after 3 months of service, and our Global interline partners after 6 months of service.

  • Benefits:  RRSP matching and Medical & Dental coverage are just a couple of the perks that our Ramp Attendants enjoy after 3 months of service.


FUNCTION:  Reporting to the Hub Manager, YTZ, the Ramp Attendant performs ground handling and ramp duties as directed in a safe and efficient manner with a minimal amount of supervision.



Ground handling of airline and general aviation aircraft which includes:

  • Aircraft Marshalling

  • Baggage handling

  • Lavatory servicing

  • Grooming

  • Create and maintain a team environment on the ramp, part of a cohesive unit

  • Focus on safety awareness, and training

  • Work with all ramp team members to create and maintain an operationally safe environment

  • 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


  • Concern for Safety - Identifying hazardous or potentially hazardous situations and taking appropriate action to maintain a safe environment for self and others.

  • Teamwork - Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals.

  • Customer Service - Providing service excellence to internal and/or external customers (passengers).

  • Initiative - Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise.

  • Results Focused - Focusing efforts on achieving high-quality results consistent with the organization’s standards.

  • Fostering Communication - Listening and communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue and building consensus


  • Valid Ontario (or out of town equivalent) license (G2 Class) and clean drivers abstract (out of province equivalent)

  • Must successfully complete a medical evaluation that includes a drug test

  • 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

  •  Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport – YTZ 

  • October 15, 2019
  • 86-34-10


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