A ramp agent works at the airports. These people are responsible for providing support to airline passengers by loading and unloading baggage from and to the aircraft. Not only this, they also guide incoming planes using hand signals and other devices.
If you are looking for a cover letter to help you apply for a job as a ramp agent, the following sample may come in handy.
21 Tommy Armour Ct
Belen, NM 88222
April 22, 2015
Ms. Cici Macmillan
Jetstream Ground Services
7726 Ringer Avenue
Belen, NM 55242
Dear Ms. Macmillan:
Scanning through your website, I came across your need of a Ramp Agent at Jetstream Ground Services. I would like to be considered for this position as I possess the relevant practical experience and a heightened sense of safety awareness that is necessary to this job.
As indicated in the enclosed resume, I have worked for ATS as a Ramp Agent for five years, therefore, able to perform the required tasks effectively. My sense of urgency along with the ability to safely operate ground equipment makes me a solid candidate for this job. I have the ability to marshal inbound and outbound flights, unload passenger baggage and cargo from the aircraft and relay them on to either a connecting flight or the pick up conveyor belt. I am proficient in using two-way radios and baggage transfer vehicles and also possess a valid license to operate forklifts.
My ability to work in a fast paced environment and the coinciding professional attitude deem me a perfect match to your requirements. Please find my resume enclosed with this letter for your reference. I would like to be part of your organization and contribute to your success by providing excellently coordinated ramp services. I am available to join immediately and will call you after two days to set up an interview.
Thank you for your time and consideration.