Position: Dockhand

Position: Dockhand2023-02-02T11:13:11-08:00

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.  Please visit www.seairseaplanes.com for more information.

We are currently seeking applicants for permanent full-time & seasonal full-time dockhand crew 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 passenger shuttle van
– Other duties as required


– Must be capable of lifting up to 50 pounds
– Must have valid Class 5 Driver’s License, 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


  • Starting at $18.00 per hour
  • Health & Wellness Benefits after 90 days (for permanent team members)
  • Uniforms provided
  • In-house flight benefits
  • Four day work week (4 x 10hr shifts)

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

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