Ramp Service Agent – Part Time

Portsmouth, NH

Job Summary

Do you have a passion for Aviation or have always been interested in it? Do you like working in and around some of the most amazing aircraft and people in the world?

Port City Air is a rapidly growing General Aviation / FBO Facility at Portsmouth International Airport at Pease. Due to some amazing growth, we are seeking full-time individuals who value hard work, respect for all people, and who work well in a team based environment. If this sounds like you, read on!

At this time we are seeking applicants for part time positions with our Allegiant Air Station Operations department. Charter personnel provide cabin/ground service for all size aircraft, as well as maintain security for anyone requiring a badged escort.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Ensure FAA, Allegiant Air and airport regulations are followed. Enforce safety/security measures and monitor safety sensitive zones.
  • Aircraft Security Searches and Commissary Security Searches as required.
  • Assist Customers with special needs, i.e., Customers who need assistance in boarding.
  • Load and unload baggage and co-mail of varying weight and dimension to and from aircraft, and applicable airport baggage areas.
  • Marshall in the planes and push back the aircraft
  • Operate heavy, motorized machinery/equipment including, but not limited to tugs, tractors, belt loaders, bag carts, pushback tractors, deicers, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills

  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record required.
  • Solid oral and written English communication skills. Must demonstrate the ability to communicate with supervisors, co-workers and customers in a highly respectful manner.
  • Must be well groomed and maintain a professional appearance.
  • The ideal candidate is detail oriented, able to work efficiently under time constraints, reliable, energetic, enthusiastic, and brings a positive attitude to work each day.
  • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule which may include night, weekend, and holiday working hours. Working during inclement weather conditions is required.
  • Must be physically capable of safely working with and around various types of equipment while outside in all types of weather, day or night.
  • Must be physically capable of standing and/or walking for 65-100% of the shift.
  • Must be physically capable of pulling, pushing, and/or lifting 70 lbs. on a continuous basis.
  • Must have physical dexterity sufficient to perform repetitive tasks and motions, including bending at the waist and knees, squatting, kneeling, crawling, twisting and sustaining those positions for extended amounts of time.
  • Must have sufficient vision and ability to safely perform the essential functions of the position.
  • Ability to pass FAA and Homeland Security background checks as required at Airport Terminal and within high security SIDA facilities.
  • Subject to routine drug and alcohol screenings including a pre-employment drug screening.
  • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule which may include night, weekend, and holiday working hours. Working during inclement weather conditions is required.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Aviation experience is preferred but not mandatory, training will be provided.


  • Port City Air offers differential pay for all part time employees working overnights and in supervisory roles.
  • Even though we are a 24/365 operation we are offer flexible scheduling and are happy to accommodate school schedules.
  • PCA employees are eligible to receive a TAP (Tenants Association at Pease) Card which can be used to obtain a variety of benefits and discounts at many local businesses.

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104 Grafton Drive
Portsmouth, NH 03801
Phone: 603-430-1111
Website: www.portcityair.com
Email: csr@portcityair.com