Air General, a national cargo handling company, is seeking a full time Cargo Screener at our Dulles International Airport (IAD) location. The main focus of this position is to inspect air freight shipments. Please note that the warehouse is not climate controlled. Air General offers competitive salary and benefits - see below for details! If you are interested in a career with an aggressive industry leader, rather than just a job, please consider joining us.
Job Responsibilities include:
Inspect air freight shipments in accordance with strict federal rules and trained procedures to the level for which screener has been specifically certified
Make sure any paperwork related to a screened cargo shipment is accurate
Investigate and/or escalate paperwork anomalies
Record screening functions in accordance with trained procedures
Clean up and sweep security screening areas and other warehouse areas, dispose of garbage, maintain cleanliness and general housekeeping
Maintain safe operation of warehouse vehicles and equipment
Follow all FAA Hazmat and TSA Security Requirements and Regulations
Use common tools needed for opening and closing boxes, crates, etc.
Carry out written and/or oral instructions regarding the proper performance of screening duties, including rule interpretations, record keeping and escalations.
Write concise incident reports or statements and log entries into security records
Follow trained processes exactly the same way each and every time
Make sure paperwork related to the cargo is accurate and free of anomalies
Report and provide details, if instructed, of all TSA visit activity as trained, in a written report format
Maintain safe operation of warehouse equipment especially close to X-ray units
All other duties as assigned by a supervisor or the Station Management
Must have a high school diploma or a GED
Must be a US Citizen
Must be able to pass a background check
Must be able to pass a drug test (including marijuana)
Must be able to pass a color vision exam
Must be able to lift 70 pounds.
Must be able to work shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays.
Must have valid State driver license.
Must have reliable transportation
Must be able to obtain valid airport I.D. badge.
Must be able to competently interface with local and federal authorities testing.
Must be able to clearly understand and communicate in English when performing essential job functions
Must properly perform essential job functions as trained
Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, etc.
Paid Time Off and Sick Time
401(k) Retirement Plan and Roth after 6 months, company match after 1 year
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Air General is a US based nation wide Air Cargo and Ocean Cargo handling company, as well as a provider of Passenger and Traveler Services. Our customers are the world's major International and Domestic Airlines. Air General is dedicated to providing quality cargo handling and transportation logistics services in North America at major US Airports. If you'd like to learn more about the Air General family please visit the link below and explore our videos!https://www.airgeneral.com/ourstory
Air General is a cargo handler in operation since 1961. With 31 US locations and more than a thousand employees, the company conducts comprehensive air and ocean cargo handling with the mission to seek and nurture long-term customer relationships.