Line Service Technician

  • Job Tracking ID: 512369-589026
  • Job Location: Sioux City, IA
    Sioux City
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Date Updated: August 28, 2017
  • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

Position Summary

Perform daily line service operations by safely and accurately conducting flight line operations as well as providing, efficient, professional and courteous service to our customers.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide a wide range of aircraft and customer support services
  • Greet, park, tow, move and marshal aircraft arriving or departing ramp area
  • Fueling/defueling/de-ice aircraft as requested.
  • Provide lavatory and water service as requested
  • Provide shuttle service for passengers/crew as required.
  • Ground power servicing
  • Assist passengers and/or crew with baggage/cargo as needed.
  • Assist with general cleaning and clearing of debris from ramp building and customer areas
  • Assist with customer service duties including passenger and crew assistance
  • Routine daily quality control inspections and procedures of refueler vehicles and fuel farm
  • Provide oil service for aircraft as requested
  • Assist with wing-walking duties as required
  • Reloading of fuel vehicles
  • Receiving of fuel farm inventory
  • Routine equipment maintenance and upkeep
  • Required periodic quality control inspections
  • All associated record keeping.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Experience and Skills:


  • High School Diploma; some college preferred
  • Prior general aviation experience, preferably working within line service
  • Valid state drivers license with satisfactory driving record
  • Basic reading, writing and arithmetic skills required.
  • Professional verbal/written communication skills
  • Must pass all conducted drug/alcohol screens, background and security checks and prove eligibility for employment in the United States.
  • Excellent listening and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team or independently
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present information
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to act under pressure and be adaptable to change on a constant basis

 Physical Demands

  • Requires operation of vehicles in excess of 50,000 pounds.
  • May require lifting/carrying/moving/pushing/pulling up to 200 pounds.
  • Ability to communicate with crew/tower using base radio and with customer service rep and line service manager via two way radio.

Working Conditions 

Entails carrying out demanding tasks within a fast paced, physically challenging aviation environment. Position consists of working both indoors and outdoors, with exposure to nature’s elements and daily exposure to aircraft engine noise, exhaust fumes and fuel vapors, and fuel to skin contact.