Alaska Airlines - Alaska Air - Horizon Air Customer Service and Ramp Agent in Reno, Nevada
Job ID: 27826
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Location: Reno, NV
Job Title: Customer Service and Ramp Agent
The starting hourly wage for this position is $11.68 per hour and include the benefits listed below.
HORIZON AIR STORY
Horizon Air: behind the name are men and women with a "can-do" spirit and a passion for excellence. Launched in 1981, Horizon Air provides service to cities throughout California, Alaska, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Baja California Sur (Mexico), and British Columbia and Alberta (Canada). Together, Horizon Air and sister carrier Alaska Airlines serve more than 90 cities and are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:ALK).
It's a heartfelt approach, as much as technological innovations and customer-pleasing onboard service, that is at the core of the "Horizon experience". This has brought us national and international recognition: Horizon Air was named "Regional Airline of the Year" by Air Transport World magazine in 2007 and was also ranked among the top 10 domestic single-class airlines by Travel+Leisure magazine readers from 2002 through 2009. .
Provide frontline customer service to our passengers
Work directly with passengers in ticket purchases, passenger check-in and flight boarding involving the heavy use of a computer based reservation program (IMAGE)
Work outdoors in all types of weather conditions
Duties include baggage and cargo handling, aircraft marshaling, and aircraft deicing
Select locations may perform reservations functions
Other duties as assigned
This is a part-time position with 20-30 scheduled hours per week. There is an opportunity to pick up additional hours if desired.
Our hours of operation are 4AM - 1AM, seven days per week.
We are looking for candidates who are flexible and can work any shift; early mornings, afternoons, late evenings, weekends, and holidays.
High school diploma or equivalent required
Minimum age of 18
Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
Valid driver's license with a good driving record required, defined by the following: No DUI, DWI, reckless or negligent driving within the last five years, no suspensions, terminations or revocations in the last five years, and no more than three moving violations in the last two years- Previous customer service experience required
Bilingual strongly preferred (Spanish/English)
Friendly, knowledgeable and polite in all situations
Keyboard proficiency required
Excellent oral communication skills
Strong diplomacy and teamwork skills
Strong problem solving skills
Ability to consistently lift 50 pounds required
Ability to juggle multiple tasks in a fast-paced and at times stressful environment
Ability to perform basic mathematics required
Ability to work flexible schedules to include weekends and holidays required
Strong ability to listen and respond effectively to repetitive questions
Regular and predictable attendance required
If selected, ability to attend 7 day training in Seattle, WA and Portland, OR required .
The location for this position is at the Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO).
OUR CULTURE - HORIZON AIR
For eligible employees, our company offers a competitive total rewards package that includes;
insurance coverage (medical, dental and vision care)
401(k) retirement savings plan
monthly and annual incentive bonus plans
paid time off
generous employee travel program (with flight privileges on Alaska Airlines as well)
Key to Horizon Air's success is its distinctive culture, where partnership thrives and co-workers go out of their way to help each other. Each day, employees are guided by the shared values of Integrity, Heart, Partnership, Innovation/Initiative and Continuous Improvement. Horizon Air also fosters a diverse and inclusive culture and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. .
Please apply on or before: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8TH
Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air do 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.
Alaska Airlines y Horizon Air no toleran discriminacion o acoso en base a raza, color, credo, religion, origen nacional, estatus migratorio de residencia o ciudadania, edad, sexo, orientacion sexual, identidad de genero o expresion, estado civil, discapacidad, estado veterano protegido, informacion genetica o cualquier otra base protegida por la legislacion aplicable. Empleados o aspirantes que indaguen, discutan o revelen su compensacion o la remuneracion de otros empleados o aspirantes tambien estan protegidos por ley.