United Airlines Maintanence Helper - Vehicles - Houston, TX (Food Services) in Houston, Texas

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Maintanence Helper - Vehicles - IAH

Houston, TX

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Travel subject to service charges/restrictions. Bonuses awarded only under terms of United's policies.


Please note that this position will be hired under the United Catering Operation Food Services divisional work rules.

Salary - 11.48 Hour

Key Duties, Responsibilities, and Activities

  • Clean all cabs.

  • Fuel all fleet vehicles.

  • Maintain tools and equipment.

  • Perform basic inspection of all fleet vehicles per inspection checklist.

  • Responsible for keeping supplies and parts in order.


Shifts cover a 24-hour operation. Breaks and meal periods will be assigned

according to number of hours worked in a shift.


  • Ability to read, write and speak English.

  • Basic math skills to calculate totals and percentages.

  • High school diploma/General Education Degree (GED).

  • Legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.

  • Minimum of 18 years of age.

  • Must be willing to work any shift in a 24/7 week including weekends, nights and holidays.

  • Must clear a fingerprint-based criminal history check.

  • Must possess and maintain a valid state driver’s license (suspended, expired, revoked, or denied licenses are not valid).

  • Orally communicate with coworkers and managers (both in-person and using two-way radios).

  • Receive and store hazardous commercial chemicals as covered by the Material Safety Data Sheets.

  • Respond to meal count and aircraft changes.

  • Work under time constraints.

Working Conditions

Employee must be able to work in a climate-controlled area of a minimum of 35

degrees. (Exposure to temperature extremes and humidity and aircraft noise)

Physical Requirements

  • Continuous standing and walking during an 8 hour shift.

  • Frequent bending to pick up equipment from ground level.

  • Lifting and carrying carriers up to 75 lbs of equipment and beverage carriers.

Pushing and pulling up to 75 lbs of modules, carts and wagons.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

Division: 67 Catering Operations

Function: Food Services - Line

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled