Aircraft Support Officer – Melbourne

Rex is Australia’s largest independent regional and domestic airline operating a fleet of 60 Saab 340 and four Boeing 737-800NG aircraft to 61 destinations throughout all states in Australia. In addition to the airline Rex, the Rex Group comprises wholly owned subsidiaries Pel-Air Aviation (air freight, aeromedical and charter operator) and the two pilot academies, Australian Airline Pilot Academy in Wagga Wagga and Ballarat.REX is currently seeking suitably qualified individuals in the role of Aircraft Support Officer to facilitate our Domestic B737 operation at Melbourne Airport.  This is a permanent part-time position.Reporting:This position reports to the Melbourne Ramp Manager.Position responsibilitiesReceipt and Dispatch of aircraft.Aircraft towing and repositioning.Aircraft push-back.The safe operation of GSE, including toilet servicing, replenishing potable water, ground power unit operation, air conditioning carts and other relevant GSE for aircraft turnaround.Aircraft loading and unloading, completion of relevant documentation and stowage of customer’s baggage, inter-company freight and handling of cargo.Sorting of checked baggage and reconciliation of baggage numbers per flight.Marshalling of aircraft (when required).Passenger Marshalling.Aircraft cleaning including termination cleans & incident cleans.Operate radio communication equipment.Assisting special needs customers.Assist with Catering duties when requiredOther tasks as requested by the Airport Manager and Ramp Manager.Selection CriteriaPrevious airline experience (preferably on B737-800)Current Driver’s LicenceAble to obtain an ASIC (Aviation Security Identification Card) and airside drivers licenceAble to work shift work that includes early starts, evenings and weekend workHigh standard of physical fitnessHigh standard of professionalismAbility to work in a team environment and a commitment to on time performanceAbility to work in an outdoor environment in a variety of weather conditionsConditions: Conditions and wages are as per the Airline Operations Ground Staff Award 2020.To Apply:Please submit your application with CV and Cover Letter via our careers page https://careers.rex.com.au/job-details/query/8212432 by close of business Friday, 2 July 2021.You must submit your application via the link above to be considered. 22 AUD Melbourne 3000