Barista - Costa Coffee

We're Costa, the nation's favourite coffee shop brand, pouring our heart and soul into everything we do and creating moments to remember for our customers, our communities and for each other.

Together we turn sips into smiles, choices into opportunities and passions into careers. Help us spread a little happiness.

About the Role - Barista

As a Barista, naturally you'll be serving expertly crafted coffee, but at Costa there's more to the role than that.

You'll be creating moments that linger and experiences that last. It takes a little crafting, testing and fine-tuning to get it spot on, but with your zest for life, flexible approach and ability to read our customers, you'll soon find yourself delivering coffee experiences that are simply unbeatable.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Hospitality: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Cardiff Airport

Benefits include:

  • Up to 28 days holiday (inclusive of Bank holidays)
  • Company Sick Pay (after a qualifying period)

Hours will vary but must be flexible and available for early morning shifts and late shifts.

Your shifts will vary each week starting from 2.30am and finishing with the last flights, so it is important you check that you are able to get to and from the Airport at these times.

To apply send a CV to

Airfield Operations Technician

POST:            Airfield Operations Technician

TENURE:      Permanent   

HOURS:        38 hours per week (Mon-Fri)

SALARY:      Starting from £22,000 per annum, plus on call allowance

Cardiff Airport is the national airport for Wales and a key gateway to the UK for international visitors. Our airlines fly direct to over 50 destinations and over 900 connecting destinations. Airlines include Qatar Airways, KLM, Flybe, TUI, Vueling and Ryanair. These airlines create accessibility to a wealth of global connections via international hubs that include Doha, Amsterdam Schiphol, Dublin and Paris Charles de Gaulle.

Named the Best Airport (under 3 million passengers) by the Airport Operators’ Association, Cardiff Airport sustains more than 2,675 direct and indirect jobs and creates an overall GVA (Gross Value Added) of £102 million into the local economy.

The Airport has also played a vital role in the delivery of major events in Wales including the NATO Wales Summit, Rugby World Cup and UEFA Champions League final.

A full time, permanent position has become available within the Airfield Operations Team at Cardiff Airport for an Airfield Operations Technician. The role will report to the Airfield Operations Officer and will be tasked with conducting activities associated with maintaining the bird deterrent habitat on the airfield and surrounding areas. Other duties will include tasks in relation to maintaining a safe environment for airfield operations, for example airside anti-icing and winter snow/ice clearance activities.

Skill Required:

  • Recent experience (within the past 5 years) of operating agricultural vehicles and associated agricultural attachments, such as large grass cutting mowers.
  • Knowledge of machinery maintenance and basic grass management.
  • A clean driving licence.

Desirable qualifications and experience:

  • Driving on an airfield under guidance of Air Traffic Control
  • Pesticide application modules. PA1, PA2 and PA6.
  • Knowledge of crop spraying equipment.
  • Qualified forklift operator/driver.
  • Competent in the use of a chainsaw.
  • Competent in the use of an all-terrain vehicle and other task specific Airport vehicles and equipment.

The airport operates on a 24/7 basis and flexibility will be required to attend at short notice for operational reasons, for example special events, adverse weather conditions.

The successful candidate will be asked to provide a Criminal Record Check to comply with Department for Transport regulations.

Please click HERE to download the job description.

If you wish to apply for the vacancy please provide a CV and cover letter to  no later than 5pm on the 25th October 2019.

Cardiff Airport is an equal opportunities employer.