Full Time
March 1, 2024
Lilongwe, Malawi
March 12, 2024

Company: Lilongwe Handling Company Limited (LIHACO)

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Lilongwe Handling Company Limited (LIHACO) is a wholly Malawi Government owned commercial entity established in 2000. The core business of the company is to provide Airport Ground Handling and Travel Services to airlines and the travelling public at Chileka and Kamuzu International Airports. The Company is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions at Chileka and Kamuzu International Airport.

Post: Porter (LH 10) 1
Responsible to: Senior Porter
Responsible for: None
Purpose: To provide loading and offloading services.

Main Duties

  1. Attend briefing meetings before aircraft arrival and debriefing after departure.
  2. Position onto and remove from aircraft non-motorized equipment.
  3. Loads and offloads passenger baggage, cargo, and mail onto and from aircraft.
  4. Loads and offloads baggage, cargo, and mail onto and from baggage trolleys and dollies.
  5. Load Baggage into ULDs
  6. Ensure safety and security during aircraft handling.
  7. Receive checked in baggage from Customer Services Assistant and direct it for screening and identification.
  8. Clean ramp equipment
  9. Raising guides and safety rails on conveyor belt loader
  10. Act as a guide man when positioning and removing GSE at aircraft.
  11. Transferring baggage from check in counters to the sorting area
  12. Collecting foreign object debris
  13. Report hazards and safety risks during ramp operations.

Education Qualification
Minimum of MSCE

Work Experience

Method of application
Applications which meet the above requirements should be submitted with a detailed up to date Curriculum Vitae (CVs) specifying qualifications, experience, certified copies of certificates, contact details and three traceable referees not later than Friday 12th March 2024 to:

The Chief Executive Officer
Lilongwe Handling Company
P.O. Box 89
Email: ceo@lihaco.net

Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged and invited for interviews.