This position will run on the following shifts:

  • Sunday – Wednesday (Swing Shift)/ 2pm – 12am
  • Saturday – Tuesday (Day Shift)/ 5am – 3pm
  • Wednesday – Saturday (Grave Shift)/ 8pm – 6am


Northern Air Cargo is a subsidiary of Saltchuk Aviation Shared Services and part of the Saltchuk family of companies. Our mission is to provide safe, reliable aviation services for our customers and create a place for employees to build long-term careers. Northern Air Cargo services customers in Alaska, Florida, Hawaii, South America, and the Caribbean. 


The position has a compensation of $19.57 per hour (negotiable depending on experience)


  • Comprehensive insurance programs including medical, dental, and vision
  • Company-provided benefits such as life insurance, short and long-term disability, and an employee assistance program
  • Competitive 401k match program with zero vesting period
  • Annual bonus and salary review programs
  • Competitive paid time off, personal days, and federal holidays
  • Reimbursement benefits for fitness, transportation, and tuition up to $5,250 annually


The Materials Logistics Agent plays a vital role in the operation of the Aircraft Maintenance Department. It will be the responsibility of the Materials Logistics Agent to carry out the normal day-to-day activities associated with the warehousing and distribution of aircraft parts, materials and tooling in support of maintenance activities.


  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Requisitioning, receiving, storing, issuing/disbursing, transferring, exchanging, shipping and ensuring delivery of aircraft parts, tooling, equipment and materials.
  • Maintaining inventory control and integrity; data accuracy and compliance processes.
  • Maintaining the preservation of materials and/or tooling within established specifications and/or company requirements by following the appropriate policies and procedures. (e.g., Shelf Life, static sensitive parts, hazmat, etc.)
  • Effectively collaborates and communicates with Aircraft Maintenance personnel on the distribution and/or fulfillment of parts, materials and tooling requirements.
  • Provides purchasing support by analyzing and selecting proper methods of procurement with consideration of quality, reliability of source and urgency of need.
  • Conducts logistics planning processes and execution in support of aircraft maintenance operations.
  • Maintaining a neat and orderly work environment and operation.
  • Responsible for the safe operation of mechanical and manual material handling equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must have a general education degree or high school diploma.
  • Previous warehouse, logistics, or similar type supply function and/or materials handling experience preferred.


  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills with professionalism and accuracy.
  • Must have excellent computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office Products (e.g., Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Minimum age of 18 years old.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug test, 5-year background check, 10-year criminal history records check and security threat assessment.
  • Ability to deliver regular and predictable attendance.
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Must be able to work a schedule accommodating a 24/7 operation with minimum supervision. (e.g., holidays, weekends or non-traditional hours)
  • Work overtime on short notice when operationally necessary.
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines with high productivity and accuracy.
  • Must possess strong organizational skills and be able to respond to change or multiple work demands.
  • Must possess strong teamwork skills.
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 70lbs utilizing proper equipment or assistance.


  • Successful completion of all operation-required training and tests, including hazardous material handling.


This Description intends to provide a representative summary of the major responsibilities performed and results expected by persons assigned to this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with a job. Incumbents may be required to perform other job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. If you are a person with a disability needing assistance with the application process, please email

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