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Two construction projects will impact traffic to and from Denver International Airport (DEN) this week.

Inbound Peña Blvd. lanes (heading to DEN) between Tower Rd. & the RTD bridge will be restored to their pre-existing, permanent alignment. A right inbound lane closure will be in effect from approximately 8 p.m. on May 28 to 4 a.m. on May 29. Additionally, crews will replace a damaged overhead electronic message board sign on May 28 and 29 on outbound Peña Blvd. (leaving DEN). Work is expected to start around 10 p.m. on May 28 and finish around 4 a.m. on May 29, and again around 10 p.m. on May 29 to 4 a.m. on May 30. At approximately 1 a.m., between Tower Road and E 56th Avenue, a slow rolling closure of Peña Boulevard traffic will be implemented for less than 10 minutes. Speeds will be significantly reduced. Crews will be transporting and setting bridge girders on E-470 over outbound Peña Blvd. (leaving DEN) between 11 p.m. on May 30 until 6 a.m. on May 31. Between Jackson Gap Street and E-470, approximately once every hour, slow, rolling closures of Peña will be implemented for approximately seven minutes. Speeds will be significantly reduced during this time.

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Airport Ramp Lead Agent

Airport Ramp Lead Agent

Job Category:


Airline Service Providers

City of Denver Dept. of Aviation

Compliance Inspection And Support

Concessions Service

Human Resources Management

Rental Car




Security Clerical and Assistance


Application Email:

Open Date:

May 9, 2024

Benefit Information:

  • Pay: $22.50/hour
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Three Health Plans through Meritain Health that offer a variety of coverage
  • Two Dental Plans through Delta Dental
  • Vision Insurance Plan through Met Life Vision
  • Paid Vacation
  • Accident Coverage Plan
  • Critical Illness Coverage Plan
  • Hospital Indemnity Coverage Plan
  • Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Voluntary Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401K Savings Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Prepaid Legal Coverage Plan
  • Identity Theft Protection Plan
  • Pet Discount Coverage and Pet Insurance Plan
  • Uniform Provided


Supervising the outbound bag room and the unloading and loading of luggage, freight and cargo on and off commercial aircraft. Driving and operating small specialized commercial vehicles. Position requires: heavy lifting, pushing, pulling, bending, and stretching

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Functions and tasks will include but are not limited to:

  • Safely and continuously lift/move 70 lbs. of cargo and baggage from outbound bag room, on and off aircraft, and transport between aircraft, airport terminals and air cargo facilities.
  • Frequent bending, stretching push/pulling, stacking and kneeling in small confined locations.
  • Lead and participate in the movement of cargo and baggage on and off aircraft and transport it between aircraft, outbound bag room, airport terminals, air cargo facilities, and other aircraft.
  • Operate motorized equipment.
  • Read, interpret and complete aircraft weight and balance load sheets, hazardous material identification labels, aircraft loading manifests, and baggage and cargo routing tags.
  • Responsible for safe receipt and dispatch of assigned flights, which includes load integrity and safety compliance.
  • Assist Ramp Agents in their assigned areas to ensure Agents are performing their duties in a professional, safe and efficient manner, according to Company/Carrier’s standards.
  • Trains employees during on the job training and/or airline specific training or assigns employees to work with experienced agent
  • Performs other duties that may be assigned.
  • Required to attend the mandatory training imposed by the Company and Airlines as per job role.

Required Skills

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have high school diploma, GED or six months experience as a Ramp Agent;
  • Must be able to pass all pre-employment testing, including a drug test.
  • Must be able to proficiently speak, read, and write in English.
  • Must have current driver’s license with no violations over the past 5 years;
  • Capable of safely lifting up to 70 lbs. continuously;
  • Must be available and flexible to work variable shifts including overtime, weekends and holidays.
  • Work is done primarily outdoors. Must be comfortable working in all weather conditions.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain all required Airport security badge.
  • Prior Ramp/Airline experience required.



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8500 Peña Blvd

Denver, Colorado 80249

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