ILM: Wilmington International Airport
Wilmington International Airport
The airport began in 1927 as Bluethenthal Field, named for aviator Arthur Bluethenthal, the first Wilmingtonian to be killed in World War I. In the 1950s the airport became known as the New Hanover County Airport. In 1988 the airport added “International” to become known as New Hanover County International Airport. On December 17, 1997 the New Hanover County Airport Authority changed the name to Wilmington International Airport.
Superior services American Airlines and Delta at ILM airport
Must be able to perform the following functions in variable weather conditions as well as environmental conditions, i.e. jet engine fumes, vehicle emissions, dust, and jet engine noise. Ability to stand and walk for an eight hour shift in a no carpet environment. Bend and stoop, lift and handle articles weighing up to 70 pounds. Lift disabled individuals from cars to wheelchairs and push customers to departure gates. See, read and comprehend three letter city codes. Deliver baggage to the ramp area in a timely and efficient manner. Ability to speak and be understood in giving directions/information to passengers.
Assists Agents in loading baggage onto conveyor belts behind ticket counter and in the baggage claim area. Sorts and places baggage or items on racks, shelves or in bins according to size, type, style, color or product code. Opens crates and other containers. Fill in for sky caps as deemed necessary.
Lift disabled individuals from cars to wheelchairs. Assists passengers who need the aid of a wheelchair to and from arrival and or departure gates.