4N18-029 YDA Ramp Attendant (Baggage Handler)
Air North, Yukon's Airline

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Posted: 03-08-2018

Closes: Until Filled


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Employment Opportunity
Ramp Attendant (Baggage Handler)

Competition#: 4N18-029
Wage: $15.00 (or commensurate with experience)
Hours of Work: Seasonal Full-time (35-40 hours per week)
Duration: Approx. May through September
Location: Dawson City, Yukon
Closing Date: Until Filled


Air North, Yukon's Airline has always taken pride in providing the most authentic Yukon hospitality experience to all its customers. In 2016 Air North, Yukon's Airline was named the second most-loved airline in the world. This is a testament to the dedication and hard work of Air North's employees and the loyalty of their customers. Air North has scheduled service between Whitehorse, Vancouver, Kelowna, Calgary, Edmonton, Ottawa, Yellowknife and Victoria (starting May 2018).

Experience the energy and activity of aviation in Dawson City, the heart of the Klondike, as an Air North, Yukon's Airline Ramp Attendant. Your role will be to provide safe, efficient and accurate handling of baggage and cargo – as well as ensuring the safety of aircraft, equipment and your fellow teammates. This is an exciting, fast-paced, and time-critical place to be, right at the centre of the action. A professional attitude and ability to work in a team environment are key.

Reporting to the Ramp Lead, this position is responsible for baggage checks, fueling & marshalling of the aircraft, servicing aircraft lavatories and water and other station duties. Additionally, you will be responsible for operating airside equipment, ensuring on-time performance (OTP) and maintaining ongoing communication with Pilots, Flight Attendants, Leads, and Supervisors.


Would you describe yourself as having:
• A team player attitude with effective English communication and interpersonal skills
• Computer literacy with ability to complete online training and recurrent training
• Ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment
• Safety conscious attitude
• A demonstrated passion for providing outstanding customer service by ensuring all baggage and cargo reach the right destination in a safe and timely manner
• Most importantly, a good sense of humour and likes to have fun

Qualifications/Conditions of Employment:
• Grade 12 High School Diploma or equivalent
• Must successfully complete an initial ramp training program
• Be physically fit (able to lift up to 75 pounds and able to bend, kneel, crawl, stoop and climb repetitively)
• Must be a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or show proof of right to work in Canada
• Must be available to work early mornings, evenings, split shifts, weekends, holidays and irregular operations with little or no notice
• Must have Class 5 Driver's License and clean abstract
• Must be able to obtain and retain an Airside Vehicle Operators Permit (AVOP) License
• Prepared to work outside in all climatic conditions
• Previous airline experience would be considered an asset

Contact Information: Air North Human Resources
Quoting competition #4N18-029, please submit your resume and cover letter to the Human Resources Department

By Email: careers@flyairnorth.com
By Fax: (867)456-3111
In Person: YDA Dawson City Airport, km 694 Koondike Highway, Dawson City or Air North Office, 150 Condor Road, Whitehorse, Yukon

For More Information Contact: Air North Human Resources
By Phone: (867)668-2228 ext 446

We wish to express our appreciation to all applicants for their interest in this position. Due to the substantial volume of applications we receive, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants must clearly indicate that they meet the minimum qualifications to be considered for a position.





Positions open: 2
Hours per Week: 35 to 40
Wage: $15.00 per hour

Full Time Seasonal

Application Process

Applicants must include:
  • Resume

Apply to: Air North Human Resources
Phone: +1 (867) 668-2228
Fax: +1 (867) 456-3111
In Person:
150 Condor Road, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 0M7