Technical Officer

POST:                        Technical Officer

TENURE:                  Permanent   

HOURS:                    37.5 hours per week (Mon-Fri) with call-out, as required

CLOSING DATE:      Monday 21st January 2019


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.


We are recruiting a Technical Officer to support the Facilities Maintenance Team. The post-holder will be required to support the delivery of an effective and efficient technical services and facilities maintenance function across both the Cardiff Airport and St Athan sites. Supervision of staff, along with the highest standards of Health and Safety are prerequisites.


You will hold National Accredited Certification Scheme certificates (domestic, commercial and catering sectors), be trained and competent with maintenance of HAVC system and have an IOSH or NEBOSH General Certificate. You will also have previous technical supervisory experience and be an Authorised Person, controlling mechanically biased safe systems of work.


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 21st January 2018


Cardiff Airport is an equal opportunities employer