Careers

Careers

Newquay Cornwall Airport
is the largest commercial airport serving Cornwall, and is ideally located as a gateway to some of the most popular destinations in the County, as well as being a key component in the continued economic development of Cornwall.

A job at NQY brings with it opportunities and choice.  We have around 185 staff working at our airport in a wide range of roles, including airside services, landside services, security, air traffic control, fire, administration and catering.

Cornwall Airport Ltd recognises that our employees are fundamental to continued success and future growth.  We also recognise the importance of training to enable our employees to achieve their full potential. We actively encourage and support our employees to gain the skills and qualifications that will support their future employability and meet the needs of our business.

Current Vacancies

Marketing Assistant

We are looking to recruit a full time Marketing Assistant to join the team, initially on a two year contract.

We are looking for a bright, motivated and confident person to join our small office team. You don’t have to have a passion for flying to join the team, you just need to want to join a company where we can help your career take off.

Some Key Responsibilities will be:

  • Maintain the Marketing Communications work schedule, ensuring all planned activity is recorded and actioned to deadline
  • Deal with press and advertising enquiries
  • Help manage the airport’s social media presence
  • Produce artwork for adverts and online display banners, liaising with external agencies as necessar
  • Execution of digital campaigns
  • Assisting in improving the customer experience around the airport terminal and ensuring brand integrity

A full Job Description and Person Specification are provided, and you should ensure that you are familiar with the requirements of the post, and that you meet the minimum requirements.

Salary will be in the region of £17,000pa depending on experience.

Completed application forms should be returned to:

Administration Dept, St Mawgan House, Cornwall Airport Ltd, Newquay Airport, St Mawgan, Cornwall, TR8 4RQ

Or email tleeming@newquaycornwallairport.com

It is essential that you complete all parts of the application form, ensuring that you have demonstrated your suitability in accordance to the requirements on the person specification.  Accompanying CV’s are accepted as additional information only.

Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 16th September 2015.

Regrettably we are unable to acknowledge receipt of applications and, therefore if you have not heard anything by 2nd October you must assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Administrative Assistant

We are looking to recruit a full time Administrative Assistant to join the team on a permanent basis.

You will provide efficient and effective administrative support to Cornwall Airport Limited, including the Executive Directors and Senior Management Team.

Some Key Responsibilities will be:

  • To organise and attend meetings producing agendas and taking/producing minutes as required.
  • To ensure that all correspondence, reports and other documentation/paperwork is dealt with efficiently and effectively following office procedures.
  • To assist in the processing of Aviation Security pass applications and vetting process.

A full Job Description and Person Specification are provided, and you should ensure that you are familiar with the requirements of the post, and that you meet the minimum requirements.

Salary will be in the range of £13,500 - £14,500 depending on experience.

Completed application forms should be returned to:

Administration Dept, St Mawgan House, Cornwall Airport Ltd, Newquay Airport, St Mawgan, Cornwall, TR8 4RQ

Or email tleeming@newquaycornwallairport.com

It is essential that you complete all parts of the application form, ensuring that you have demonstrated your suitability in accordance to the requirements on the person specification.  Accompanying CV’s are accepted as additional information only.

Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 16th September 2015.

Regrettably we are unable to acknowledge receipt of applications and, therefore if you have not heard anything by 2nd October you must assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

Newquay Cornwall Airport are proud to be recognised as a WorldHost accredited company following its commitment to deliver exceptional customer service.

To enable us to gain WorldHost status 50% of the airports staff (including part-time and seasonal) have completed the training programme with NfET (Newquay for Excellence).

Throughout the training our staff have made a commitment to customer service and to the following principals: Give Fully /  Respect Everyone / Empathise With Others /  To Excel At Their Jobs / To Support Fellow Employees.