Position: Dockhand

Position: Dockhand2020-02-04T09:40:13-08:00

Location:  Vancouver Airport

Posting #:  YVR001

Seair Seaplanes is a locally owned floatplane company, operating since 1980, with 13 aircraft, providing scheduled routes, scenic tours and charters throughout British Columbia and the Pacific Northwest.  We are seeking applicants for full-time & part-time dockhand positions for our Richmond/YVR location.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Accepting, securing, and releasing aircraft
  • Baggage & cargo handling
  • Loading/unloading aircraft
  • Maintaining cleanliness of aircraft interior & exterior
  • Fueling aircraft
  • Meeting and greeting passengers
  • Escorting passengers to/from aircraft
  • Communicating effectively with team members
  • Follow company safety practices and standards
  • Driving the company courtesy shuttle van –
  • Other duties as required


  • Must be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds
  • Must have valid Class 5 Driver’s Licence, with clean abstract
  • Able to multi-task in a fast paced environment
  • Enjoy working outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Able to work in a team environment as well as individually
  • Must have initiative and have a strong work ethic
  • Must have outstanding customer service skills
  • Previous aviation or marine experience is an asset

To apply for this position, please email your cover letter and resume to trevor@seairseaplanes.com

No phone calls please.

We thank all applicants for submitting their resumes, however, only those that are short listed will be contacted.