Security Agent

POST:                        Security Agent

HOURS:                    4 on, 4 off shift pattern (10 and 12 hour shifts)

TENURE:                  Temporary to 31st October 2018

CLOSING DATE:    25th May 2018 but may close earlier if sufficient numbers of suitable applications are received

Cardiff Airport is the gateway to Wales, handling over a million passengers a year with over 50 direct routes and more than 900 connecting destinations worldwide through hubs including Amsterdam Schiphol, Dublin and Barcelona.  It is situated in the Vale of Glamorgan, just 13 miles from junction 33 of the M4 and around 30 minutes from Cardiff city centre. In March 2013, Cardiff Airport was bought by the Welsh Government. Since then the Airport has undergone a number of changes and improvements to improve and enhance the customer journey.

We are seeking to appoint a number of Security Agents.  Security Agents carry out a number of important responsibilities to ensure that the Airport is safe and compliant.

You will have good interpersonal skills, be literate and have high levels of integrity and honesty.  You will have great customer service and communication skills within this highly customer focused environment.  You will also be required to work shifts, covering a 24 hour period across seven days of the week.  Post-holders are also required to be flexible with their working hours.  You will be required to work collaboratively with other departments across the airport assisting in duties where required to do so.

Full in-post training will be given.

Successful applicant will be subject to completion of pre-employment screening to Cardiff Airport’s requirements before being confirmed in post.  This includes DBS Disclosure and Security Vetting.

If you are interested, apply by submitting a CV and detailed cover letter along with a completed application form (click here to download) to hr@cwl.aeroThe closing date for receipt of applications is 25th May 2018.  We, however, reserve the right to close the advert earlier once a sufficient number of suitable applications is received.

Please click here to download the job description.

Cardiff Airport is an Equal Opportunities employer

Airside Safety and Deputy Training Officer

POST:                        Airside Safety and Deputy Training Officer

TENURE:                  Permanent   

HOURS:                    37.5 hours per week (Mon-Fri)

 

CLOSING DATE:    25th May 2018

A full time, permanent position had become available within the Airfield Operations Team at Cardiff Airport for an Airside Safety and Deputy Training Officer.  The role will report to the Airfield Operations Manager and will be responsible for a variety of airside safety specific tasks, including, but not limited to, the processing and investigating of airside Near Misses, Incidents and Accidents; the creation and distribution/delivery of airside safety briefings and notices; reviewing, maintaining and assisting with the development of airside Risk Assessments.  Other duties will include deputising and supporting the Airside Compliance and Training Officer in delivering various airside specific training courses.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience operating in an airside/aerodrome role.
  • A sound understanding of Risk Management principles and Risk Assessments.
  • Health and Safety qualification and relevant experience.
  • Competent in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
  • A clean driving licence.

Desirable qualifications and experience:

  • Airfield/airside driving.
  • Incident investigation techniques.
  • Instructional techniques, Level 3 Education and Training or equivalent.

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 HR@cwl.aero no later than 5pm on the 25th May 2018.

Cardiff Airport is an equal opportunities employer

Executive Lounge Assistant- Temporary

POST:            Executive Lounge Assistant

TENURE:      Temporary – up to the end of October 2018

HOURS:        Minimum of 18 per week but required to be flexible for up to full time hours – Shift work (between the hours of 4am and 9pm)

Cardiff Airport is the gateway to Wales, handling over a million passengers a year with over 50 direct routes and more than 900 connecting destinations worldwide through hubs including Amsterdam Schiphol, Dublin and Barcelona.  It is situated in the Vale of Glamorgan, just 13 miles from junction 33 of the M4 and around 30 minutes from Cardiff city centre. In March 2013, Cardiff Airport was bought by the Welsh Government. Since then the Airport has undergone a number of changes and improvements to improve and enhance the customer journey.

We are seeking to recruit four Executive Lounge Assistants on a temporary basis up to the end of October 2018.  You will be a contact point for customers of the Executive Lounge, ensuring that the lounge is run in an efficient and professional manner at all times.  Attention to excellent customer service will be essential.

You will have a good general level of education, have previous experience of working in a customer-facing environment and have great communication skills.  You will be used to working in a busy environment and be able to work under your own initiative as well as part of a team.

Successful applicants will be subject to completion of pre-employment screening to Cardiff Airport’s requirements before being confirmed in post.

If you are interested, please download the attached job description and apply by submitting a CV and a detailed cover letter to hr@cwl.aero

The closing date for receipt of applications is 29th May 2018 although the Airport reserves the right to remove the post from advert, without notice, once sufficient applications have been received.

Cardiff Airport is an Equal Opportunities employer

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