LAX Airport Transfer Coordinator (Summer 2017) at Rustic Pathways
Rustic Pathways is a student travel organization which offers the world's finest experiential education, community service, foreign language, and adventure programs. Our destinations stretch from the white-sand beaches of Fiji to the rainforest canopies of Costa Rica, the high Himalayan mountains to the Great Barrier Reef, and many places in between. We provide superior quality travel and service in some of the most welcoming countries for students around the world. Rustic Pathways demands professionalism and integrity across all of our operations, insists on quality in all aspects of our programs, and places strong emphasis on the safety and well-being of our students and staff. We empower students through innovative and responsible travel experiences to positively impact lives and communities around the world.
Airport Transfer Coordinators work directly with our “unaccompanied minor” students in one of our gateway airports – Los Angeles International Airport. This person eases the airport hustle and bustle as the unaccompanied minor students begin and end their Rustic Pathways programs. Airport Transfer Coordinators must be able to coordinate, track, and account for every unaccompanied minor student in the airport. They must also keep track of flight information for the domestic and international flights our students travel on. Airport Transfer Coordinators are usually the first person our families meet at the airport. They impact our families by calming fears and trepidations, getting students excited for the amazing opportunity ahead of them, and guiding everyone involved as students depart for their program and return to the US.
This is a seasonal, non-exempt position. Hours scheduled for this airport on Tuesday, Wednesday and Fridays.
You will work with our Airport Coordinators and Flight Leaders at your assigned airport to accomplish the following:
Years of Experience: At least 2-3 years of relevant teaching, leadership, volunteer, youth counseling, and logistics planning experience. At least 2-3 years of experience in a customer service environment.
Experience in the following areas:
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Work from one of our gateway airports - Los Angeles International Airport - on departure and arrival days of our student group flights. Schedules will vary each week depending on departure and arrival schedules.
Rustic Pathways is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
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