Team Lead, Ramp Support

  • Lagos

Nestoil Plc

Nestoil Plc was incorporated in Nigeria in 1991 for the provision of Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services to the energy and oil & gas industry.

Job description:

  • Supervising and coordinating Aircraft handling activities.
  • Maintaining a safe working environment for self and others.
  • Driving and operating the tow tug for both Fixed wing and Helicopters
  • Operating ground handling equipment, e.g GPU, Air-starter, AC-Cart, etc.
  • Ensuring proper loading and unloading of baggage, cargo, mails from and to aircrafts.
  • Completing daily reports and safety audit reports.
  • Supervising Aircraft Interior cleaning and exterior washing services.
  • Providing aircraft parking activities and ensuring safety of all aircraft parts irrespective of the weather conditions including rain, heat, and other inclement weather.
  • Preparing team schedule and assign team members task while reviewing team task to ensure optimal performance. Perform other tasks as assigned.
  • Arranging water supply, lavatory services, cleaning and sanitizing of aircraft.
  • Attending weekly operations meeting.
Qualification and Requirement:
  • BSc/HND/OND in any relevant field
  • Minimum 2 years post Aircraft Towing Authorization in previous Employment
  • Must possess relevant ground handling training or Ramp procedure training.
  • Must possess at least one year experience as a team lead or as a supervisor in Ramp/Ground handling in previous employment.
  • Must have experience in towing both Fixed wing and Helicopter.
  • Ability to lead and motivate a team of ramp agents, effectively delegating tasks, providing guidance, and fostering a positive work environment.
  • Full Understanding of Marshalling Signs and Ground to Cockpit Communication Signs
  • Ability to Operate handheld Communication device
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively coordinate with team members, air traffic control, pilots, and other stakeholders to ensure smooth operations.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to quickly assess and resolve issues that may arise during aircraft turnaround, such as equipment malfunction or weather-related challenges.
  • Deep understanding of safety regulations, protocols, and procedures to ensure compliance and promote a culture of safety among ramp personnel.
  • Proficiency in operating ground support equipment (GSE) such as tugs, pushback tractors, baggage loaders, and ground power units (GPUs), as well as familiarity with aircraft types and configurations.
  • Effective time management skills to prioritize tasks, allocate resources efficiently, and ensure on-time departure and arrival of aircraft.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams, including ground crew, gate agents, maintenance personnel, and airline management, to achieve operational goals.
  • Capacity to adapt to changing circumstances, such as flight delays, schedule changes, or unforeseen challenges, and quickly adjust plans to minimize disruptions.
  • Keen attention to detail to ensure accuracy in tasks such as baggage loading, aircraft servicing, and safety checks to prevent errors and ensure operational integrity.
  • Knowledge of relevant aviation regulations, industry standards, and best practices to ensure compliance with legal requirements and industry guidelines.

Job Title: Full Time

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