Ramp Services Tech

  • KF Aerospace
  • Kelowna, BC, Canada
  • Jun 07, 2019
Full time Entry Level General Labor Installation-Maint-Repair

Job Description

We’re all about the craft!

KF Aerospace is proud to deliver innovative aircraft solutions for corporate, commercial and military customers worldwide. Launched 50 years ago out of Canada’s Okanagan Valley, KF has grown to specialize in a wide range of aviation services including maintenance and modifications, air cargo operations, military pilot training and aircraft leasing. With facilities across Canada, KF is home to a 1,000 strong, highly skilled workforce. Our passion for our craft fuels every project we touch.

The Ramp Services Tech reports to the Facilities Manager and is responsible for the maintenance and cleanliness of the Ramp area and common hangar areas.


· Operate equipment for snow removal and ramp sweeping
· Maintain salt bins and sprinkle salt as needed throughout the winter season
· Remove all obstacles on ramp to ensure clear path for aircraft and equipment
· Maintain ramp area to ensure equipment is available for mechanics use
· Ensure outside fire exits are clear of obstructions

· Ensure outside garbage bins are empty
· Dispose of aerosol containers
· Sweep out and maintain stairwell cleanliness
· General cleanup of public areas (i.e. chemical spills)

· Take note of facility issues during daily activities to report to facilities supervisor

Building/Equipment Maintenance
· Basic building maintenance
· Ladder repairs
· Ensure ground equipment is ready for use (fuel etc)
· Move ground equipment to correct building as needed


· Grade 12 diploma
· Controlled Goods and Restricted Area Identification Card (Red Pass) certification required (completed in-house; requires background check)
· Experience with equipment operation
· Must be physically fit (ie: lifting, standing, reaching, climbing step ladders)
· Mechanically inclined
· Welding experience required (for assistance in the Fabrication Shop)
· Able to work effectively independently and as part of a team
· Must be able to work flexible hours, especially in the winter season when snow removal is a priority
· Must be a motivated self starter with strong initiative
· Must be able to follow procedures and polices of the Company
· Time management skills
· Valid drivers license


Full-Time staff benefits include (but are not limited to):
· Health and Dental
· Short & Long-Term Disability
· Health Spending Account
· Paid vacation and Personal time off
· The opportunity to bank overtime
· Pension matching plan and voluntary RRSP
· Employee & Family Assistance Program
· Free financial advice
· Uniform allowance
· A bonus program based on organizational performance

For more information or to apply online, please visit www.kfaero.ca/careers