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.

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 

Current Vacancies:

Airfield Engineer

Are you a qualified Airfield Engineer wishing to provide a high quality service to the airport users inbound and outbound from NQY?

We are looking for someone who has the desire to progress and who holds relevant experience with Air Traffic Management Systems, including Navigational Aids, Radar, IRVR and Radio Communications. 

You should hold a qualification in electronics of City and Guilds, BTEC, NVQ or higher.  A good working of knowledge of ATMS theory is also a requirement. 

We want someone who has the aspiration to learn and develop. In return we offer a fabulous location to live and work with the prospect of further training and career progression. A starting salary of £29,000pa is available to the person who matches our required criteria.

A current valid driving licence is essential.

The post will require shift working and a degree of flexibility.

Please see the job description and person specification for a more extensive list of duties, and our full requirements.

Airfield Engineer Job Description
Airfield Engineer Person Specification

Airfield Engineer Application Form

Completed application forms should be returned to:

tleeming@newquaycornwallairport.com

or by post to:-

Tracy Germeney

St Mawgan House
Cornwall Airport Ltd
Newquay Airport
St Mawgan
Cornwall
TR8 4RQ

By the closing date of Friday 6th March 2015