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:

Fixed Term 12 month contract - Maternity Cover Positions

Passenger and Security Supervisor - £18,000 - £20,000pa
The main purpose of the role will be to maintain a secure and customer friendly environment across the airport by supervising staff to ensure security and passenger service standards are maintained to regulatory and company standards.

Newquay Cornwall Airport Passenger and Security Supervisor Job Description
Newquay Cornwall Airport Passenger and Security Supervisor Personal Specification

Ramp and Dispatch Supervisor - £18,000 - £20,000pa
The main purpose of the role will be to provide a safe, effective and expeditious airside operation in accordance with airport and airline procedures to meet all regulatory and statutory requirements.

Newquay Cornwall Airport Ramp and Dispatch Supervisor Job Description
Newquay Cornwall Airport Ramp and Dispatch Supervisor Personal Specification

Candidates should be able to match the essential requirement of the person specification. Anyone interested in being considered for the post should submit a CV and covering letter including justification for consideration to tleeming@newquaycornwallairport.com before the closing date of 30th January 2015.

Permanent Full Time Position

Terminal Duty Manager £27,500 to £31,000
This role is responsible to the Airport Operations Manager (AOM) in managing the day to day running of terminal and apron areas.  Working within a busy environment where no two days are ever the same, you must demonstrable ability to multi-task, prioritise and undertake project work as required. You will be responsible for ensuring service standards are complied with at all times and the optimal use of airport facilities and resource, within a cost conscious organisation.  

Newquay Cornwall Airport Terminal Duty Manager Job Description
Newquay Cornwall Airport Terminal Duty Manager Personal Specification

Candidates should be able to match the essential requirement of the person specification. Anyone interested in being considered for the post should submit a CV and covering letter including justification for consideration to tleeming@newquaycornwallairport.com before the closing date of 30th January 2015.