Terminal worker

The education

Is a vocational education and lasts for 3 years

There is an alternation between school stays at a local business school, the Iron and Metal School (KTI) in Nuuk and internships at Air Greenland's stations as a loader OR at the freight terminal

Subjects: Work environment, product development, production and service, first aid and elemental fire fighting, information technology, introduction to traffic theory, vehicle construction, maintenance and engine training, customer service, logistics and warehousing, etc.


Internship in the freight terminal

Receipt / shipment of mail and freight

Preparation / palletizing of departing aircraft

Sorting of incoming goods and management of transit goods / mail

Internship at the loaders

Unloading / Loading of aircraft

Preparing cargo and luggage for departing aircraft

Sorting of arriving goods / luggage

Connection / removal of equipment on aircraft

Platform signaling for departing / arriving aircraft

Qualification and requirements for the education

Passed the Folkeskole's Graduation Exam (FSA) with satisfactory results and be admitted to the STI education

At least 17 years and preferably have work experience, as 100% meeting stability is an absolute requirement

Be presentable and service-minded

Clean criminal record (10 years back) is required to become an intern at Air Greenland

You must be resident in Greenland and must meet the Greenland Self - Government's requirements for educational support


Terminal worker apprentices receive apprentice pay in accordance with applicable rates from the self-government


The education can be started with a school stay in week 3 or in week 40. You must submit an application form, which you can find at the municipal education guide / Majoriaq. The education can also be started with an internship period, and starts on 1 August at Air Greenland

To become an intern with us, you must pass a special entrance exam organized by Air Greenland.

You must send an application (CV) to Air Greenland no later than 15 May

Contact Majoriaq in your city to find out more about applying at the link below: https://www.majoriaq.gl/kl-GL