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Ramp Attendant

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Location: Yellowknife, NT, Canada
Date Posted:
Job ID: R13087
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

Joining the Summit Air team in Yellowknife as a Ramp Attendant means you are a part of our aviation grounds crew, ensuring our fleet of aircrafts takes off safely and on time.

Joining our team means:

- Stability in knowing you have long term employment and growth opportunities
- A competitive wage so you can comfortably provide for your family
- Benefits including Health & Dental and RRSP contributions, so you and your family feel secure in the future

What does work with Summit Air look like? Click the link to find out!

Apply today to join our incredible team in Yellowknife, NT!

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Essential Responsibilities

  • Marshals aircraft in ramp area; tows aircraft on the ground
  • Unload and load passenger baggage and cargo to/from aircraft
  • Assists with aircraft grooming and washing
  • De-ices aircraft and assists crew to prepare aircraft for departure
  • Performs snow removal duties as required
  • Ensures necessary ground equipment is available in the ramp area for upcoming flights
  • Assists with freight handling
  • Performs additional tasks as assigned by the Ground Operations Manager


  • Training provided for the successful candidate
  • Previous ramp, labourer, or other jobsite experience an asset
  • Previous forklift or loader experience an asset
  • Ability to work with limited supervision
  • Ability to meet the physical requirements of the position which include bending, climbing, and heavy lifting
  • Must hold valid class 5 drivers license
  • Must meet pre-employment drug & alcohol testing requirements
  • Must be able to obtain airport security clearance
  • Must be fully vaccinated and provide valid COVID-19 vaccination record

Work Conditions

  • 4 on,4 off rotating shift schedule
  • Working outside in all weather conditions

Additional Information:

Company Description

Summit Air, a member of the Ledcor Group of Companies, has been delivering remote aviation solutions to our customers for over 20 years. We have one of the largest and most diverse fleets in the industry. From moving cargo, to transferring passengers, to recreational flights for adventurers seeking to discover the North, we are a one-stop solution when it comes to safe and reliable aviation support. Learn more at 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.

Adjustments will be provided in all parts of our hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance by submitting a request via email. For more information about Ledcor’s Inclusion and Diversity initiatives, please visit our I&D page.

27 Yellowknife Airport, 100 Dickins Street, Yellowknife, NT