Aircraft Baggage Handler and Airline Ground Crew

Loads and unloads baggage, directs planes, positions staircases, fills aircraft fuel tanks and performs other aircraft ground services to ensure aircraft operations run efficiently. Registration or licensing is required.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $55,561
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 2,000

What does an Aircraft Baggage Handler and Airline Ground Crew do?

  • driving plant to worksite
  • driving and manoeuvring plant on site
  • selecting and fitting attachments to plant
  • manipulating controls to operate attachments mechanically, hydraulically and electrically, and to move materials
  • monitoring operation of plant directly and by referring to instruments
  • monitoring condition of plant, performing minor repairs and reporting mechanical faults


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