Baggage System Associate

Baggage System Associate

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Location
Myrtle Beach, United States of America.
Contract type
Full time
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Vanderlande is the global market leader in baggage handling systems for airports, and sorting systems for parcel and postal services. The company is also a leading supplier of warehouse automation solutions. Established in 1949, Vanderlande has over 4,300 employees, all committed to moving its customers’ businesses forward at diverse locations on every continent. With a consistently increasing order intake of more than 1.2 billion euros, it has established a global reputation over the past six decades as a highly reliable partner for value-added automated material handling solutions.

We are seeking a Baggage System Associate (Unjammer) for the purpose of clearing baggage jams and fault’s as well as monitoring BHS and airline baggage operations.

*This position operates in the secured area of the airport and requires a security badge. Applicants are required to pass a background check, as provided by applicable state and federal law.

Responsibilities:

  • Clear bag jams  and respond  to trouble  calls in the Baggage Handling System
  • Maintaining cleanliness of system, providing cleaning including but not limited to sweeping, housekeeping, collecting trash, cleaning dust and debris and general housekeeping of area around system
  • Responsible for operations  of Manual  Encode  Station
  • Demonstrate good mechanical aptitude  and comprehensive skills
  • Monitor the BHS system from Control room as needed
  • Follow instructions from control room operators, technicians and supervisors on maintenance needs
  • Exercise safe working practices at all times, demonstrating and complying with all Company safety policies, including but not limited to personal protection equipment, following Lock Out Tag Out (LOTO) procedures.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 1 year working experience in an industrial environment
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Must be able to attain and sustain an Airport I.D. Badge

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1 year working experience in an material handling (baggage handling, material, warehouse, distribution center, etc) environment
  • Technically inclined, with potential to learn and grow into maintaining material handling systems
  • Basic Computer skills (Word, Excel)

Knowledge-Skills-Abilities (Competencies):

  • General technical knowledge of conveyor systems
  • Flexibility with time, able to shift priorities quickly based on staff and system needs
  • Strong communication skills – Verbal and Written
  • Strong work ethic and initiative; who would like to grow and develop within the organization.
  • Customer and service oriented

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

*Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.