Sponsor Message:
Civil Aviation Forum
My Starred Topics | Profile | New Topic | Forum Index | Help | Search 
CSA/Ramper Question - Part-Time?  
User currently offlineUS653 From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 161 posts, RR: 1
Posted (11 years 12 months 3 days 22 hours ago) and read 2330 times:

I am thinking about applying for a part-time postion here in PHL as a CSA or Ramper. I currently have a regular job I work 7:30-4:30, Thursday - Monday. What kind of part-time hours are usually available in the evenings and what kind of flexibility (or lack of) can I expect? I was looking at openings with Frontier and AirTran, but maybe trying with some others as well (Southwest, United, American, British Airways, US Airways, etc.). Any kind of insight people could give me would be greatly appreciated.



US653...PHL-AUA...The best place in the Caribbean!!!
4 replies: All unread, jump to last
User currently offlineJkudall From United States of America, joined Mar 2004, 615 posts, RR: 1
Reply 1, posted (11 years 12 months 3 days 21 hours ago) and read 2307 times:

Don't count on a schedule that works best for you for quite a while. Plan on working weekends and holidays. It'll take a while to gain seniority before you can bid a schedule that you actually like.

Sorry to break it to ya.

User currently offlineCancidas From Poland, joined Jul 2003, 4112 posts, RR: 10
Reply 2, posted (11 years 12 months 3 days 21 hours ago) and read 2303 times:

exactly right. though, it's not my intention to descourage you. you may get lucky. the job is fine, granted that you are working with competent people. and the best part, you get paid to be around airplanes all day! let me know how it goes, i also work for US, although at LGA.

"...cannot the kingdom of salvation take me home."
User currently offlineSupraZachAir From Northern Mariana Islands, joined Feb 2004, 635 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (11 years 12 months 3 days 20 hours ago) and read 2283 times:

Part time work as a CSA or ramper is pretty tough to find. I actually just got hired as a ramper at SEA for QX. The first thing they said at the interview was, "If you're looking for a part time job, you're in the wrong place." Food for thought.

User currently offlineJetboytwa From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 392 posts, RR: 4
Reply 4, posted (11 years 12 months 3 days 7 hours ago) and read 2237 times:

I was hired with US Airways Express in STL a few weeks ago. They're hiring part-time agents...


Top Of Page
Forum Index

This topic is archived and can not be replied to any more.

Printer friendly format

Similar topics:More similar topics...
Working Part-Time As A CSA For Delta posted Sat Aug 20 2005 03:12:17 by Flydl2atl
United, Part-time CS, Pay, And Benefits posted Thu May 11 2006 01:15:54 by Flyboy80
Part Time Jobs At Airlines/airports posted Tue Dec 13 2005 17:40:44 by FLAIRPORT
Clearing Customs At JFK--Question Re: Time posted Wed Mar 16 2005 05:01:38 by Jake056
Part Time Jobs @ DFW (Just For Fun) posted Thu Jan 15 2004 05:25:47 by DFWMEX
Can You Work Part Time As A Gate Agent? posted Mon Dec 1 2003 03:21:10 by IflyORL
Working For An Airline Part-Time posted Mon Dec 30 2002 22:56:11 by Alitalia777
Part-Time Jobs At Major Airports? posted Sun Nov 17 2002 09:23:59 by AC320
Working Part-time For An Airline posted Thu May 3 2001 02:59:07 by Gocaps16
Part-time Jobs For A High School Student posted Fri Jan 5 2001 04:00:53 by JAT