Piedmont Airlines is holding a hiring event for full-time and part-time ramp agents Wednesday, Aug. 21, at noon.

The event will be held at the AMC 510 Center, behind the Airport Hilton at McGhee Tyson Airport. Free parking is available on site at 2955 Airfield Service Drive, Alcoa (follow the signs).

Participants are requested to confirm their attendance by emailing a current resume to jamie.foreman@aa.com. Apply online at piedmont.jobs.net, (city code TYS).

Piedmont is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines. Part-time hours range from 24-28 hours per week.

Ramp agent responsibilities include baggage loading, operation of motorized service vehicles and equipment, aircraft servicing, cleaning, searching and inspecting. Must be able to sit, stand, squat, kneel and be on feet for long periods of time.

Pay rate is $10.75 an hour with potential bonus up to $150 a month, according to Piedmont.

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