Dispatcher

Metro Area Location: New York - JFK Airport   Job Code: 35185
State/Territory: US - New York (NY)   # of openings: 1

Description

Discover the Difference You Can Make at Gate Gourmet

Free hot healthy meals daily!  Medical, dental & vision insurance available! 401K with company matching!  Paid vacation & holidays!

Also, Free parking, and paid weekly!

Gate Gourmet, a gategroup company, is the world’s largest independent provider of catering and provisioning services for the airline industry.  For the past 70 years, we have served over 250 carriers in more than 30 countries. Gate Gourmet combines culinary expertise with the highest standards of food safety and production to deliver delicious, healthy, and affordable meals to over 270 million travelers around the globe.

We are now hiring for Dispatchers to work in our flight kitchen located near the Logan International airport.  This position is represented by a labor Union and is covered by one or more collective bargaining agreement.

A Dispatcher is responsible for receiving telephone calls, data entry of Airline Invoices, printing labels, and communicating information to all departments. Also, dispatch is responsible for computer printouts of passenger counts from airline companies and compiling those reports utilizing data processing skills

Job Specific Requirements:

  • Current driver's license
  • Clean driving record
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Advanced Computer Skills (Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Basic math skills, must be able to add and subtract
  • Read, write, speak English
  • Eligibility to obtain Customs Seal from MassPort
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong Customer Service Skills

Our Employees Must Be Able to:

  • Work assigned schedule which may include multiple shifts, weekends and holidays
  • Work overtime when required
  • Arrive to work on-time
  • Pass a criminal background check
  • Pass a drug screen
  • Complete paperwork
  • Communicate by radio to supervisors and dispatchers
  • Follow directions
  • Work as a member of a team 

Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED preferred

Environmental Requirements:

  • Will be exposed to extreme temperature changes and noise
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, and move product, equipment and supplies up to twenty-five (25) pounds
  • Regularly stands, bends, lifts, and moves intermittently during shifts of 8+ hours

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the individual(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Candidates will be required to go through pre-employment drug screen, criminal check and/or airport fingerprinting.

Gate Gourmet is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!


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