Cornwall Airport Newquay
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 Cornwall Airport Newquay 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 Job Vacancies:


Coffe Republic - Barista

We currently have a seasonal position now available within the Coffee Republic concession at Cornwall Airport.

Main duties will include making coffee, drinks and food to Coffee Republic standards, ensuring speed and quality of service standards are maintained. You will need to ensure high standards of cleanliness are kept as well as dealing correctly with food storage and stock rotation. There is also a requirement to receive and check deliveries.

Experience of a similar position would be an advantage, however full training will be given.

The post is for fixed days of Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday and will require shift working, therefore flexibility is required, current rates of pay are £7.20ph.

CV’s can be sent to or posted to Admin Dept, St Mawgan House, Newquay Airport, St Mawgan TR8 4RQ. Applications must arrive by 30th June 2016

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Weston Aviation is looking to recruit a Full Time Operations Officer to join our busy team at Cornwall Airport Newquay. Weston Aviation provides ground handling for private jets, helicopters, cargo and military aircraft. This role requires the candidate to work in the Operations Department in addition to also working out on the ramp.

 Main roles and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·         Processing handling requests

·         Meeting and greeting VIP passengers and crew

·         Marshalling aircraft and helicopters

·         Daily administrative duties

·         Processing invoices

·         Dealing with telephone enquiries

·         Preparing flight documents for crew

·         Arranging fuel, hotel, catering, etc..

Individual Requirements:

·         Previous experience in an aviation operations department is essential

·         Previous ramp experience preferred

·         Competent use of IT systems, such as Microsoft Office, CFMU, etc

·         Willingness to work shifts and have a flexible response to short notice operational changes

·         Ability to work under pressure

·         Strong team player with good communication skills

·         Presentable and smart

·         Full clean UK driving licence

·         5 year checkable employment history

You will be required to work a shift pattern that will include early morning, late evening and weekend work. Salary to be discussed at interview. Position available to start August 2016.

Interested candidates should send a covering letter and CV by email to

Closing date for application 6th July 2016.


All applicants will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.


Cornwall Airport Newquay 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.