Monday , January 24 2022

United Airlines Flight Attendant – Ground Service Equipment Utility Specialist

Website United Airlines

Job Description:

As a Ground Service Equipment (GSE) Utility Specialist , you will work in a fast-paced GSE Maintenance Operations department. The GSE Utility Specialist plays a very important role in providing quality service to our internal customers and performs work in accordance with guidelines established in the collective bargaining agreement.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Limited cart and dolly work, excluding welding and major structural repairs.
  • Surface treatment on engines, aircraft, and component parts with chemicals and sandblasting equipment.
  • Automotive and light truck tire build up and servicing.
  • GSE Utility Specialists must be able to work around the clock shifts including weekends and holidays, in the outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Identifying and checking tools, test equipment and certain commodities in and out of the warehouse, as well as the servicing, receiving, cleaning, transportation, inventory storage and accounting of tools, test equipment, parts and commodities used in the daily operation.
  • Perform routine maintenance tasks of general nature, such as servicing and transporting equipment.
  • Light maintenance tasks such as replacing head light/tail lights, wiper blades, oil changes, excluding trouble-shooting.
  • Routine fluid and vehicle operational inspections.
  • Schedules are bid and awarded according to seniority
  • Other tasks as assigned and outlined in the CBA
  • Perform minor repairs on food service equipment.
  • Assist Technicians with work as requested
  • Perform minor repairs on food service equipment
  • GSE Utility Specialists are represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT)
  • Salary increases will be administered according to the current IBT/United Contract
  • New employees are required to join the union

Job Requirements:

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
  • Must clear a fingerprint-based criminal history check
  • Overtime available depending on the operational need
  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualifications
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to function as a team member in a demanding service environment
  • Good verbal, written, communication and computer skills
  • Working knowledge of tools associated with aircraft and automotive repair or ability to work with cleaning solutions and chemicals
  • Mobility requirements include lifting, carrying, crawling, and ladder climbing
  • Must be available to work any shift that is assigned to you within a 24 hour/day, 7 day/week operation which can include late nights, early hours weekends and holidays
  • Employees may bid for schedules several times a year and schedules are awarded according to seniority
  • Valid state driver’s license and acceptable driving record (suspended, expired, revoked or denied are not considered valid)
  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position

Qualification & Experience:

  • High school diploma/GED or equivalent
  • Must be able to work in confined spaces
  • Customer focused
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Certificate from an accredited trade school
  • Mechanical aptitude

Job Details:

Company: United Airlines

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Washington, D.C., DC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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