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Feel like you’re ready to work somewhere that’s going places?

Here at Leeds Bradford Airport we welcome over 4 million passengers through our doors every year and we are committed to delivering an outstanding service and warm Yorkshire welcome to every customer. And that’s where our employees come in. 

At Leeds Bradford Airport we rely on a wide range of business areas, partner companies and job roles to help passengers reach their destination and have a great airport experience. 

Browse our current vacancies below to make your application.

For further information on careers or to submit your CV, please contact us at recruitment@lba.co.uk

We employ directly in the following areas:

Air Traffic Control

Airside Safety Unit

Cleaning

Customer Services

Engineering / Facilities

Finance

Human Resources

IT

Rescue & Fire Fighting Service

Sales & Marketing

Security

Work Experience

Our current vacancies:

Aviation Security Officer – Temporary Contract until 31 October 2020

We will be recruiting for both Full Time and Part Time Temporary Security Officers to join us throughout our busy summer 2020 season.

 

The Full Time Security Officer will be contracted to working 40 hours a week, on a 4 on 2 off shift pattern.

 

Shift times of this roster pattern will consist of x2 early shifts at either 3.30am-11.30am or 4am-12pm, and x2 afternoon shifts at 11.30am-20.30pm.

 

The Part Time Security Officer will be contracted to working 21 hours a week, on a 4 on 2 off shift pattern.

 

Shift times of this roster pattern will consist of x2 early shifts at either 4am-8am or 5am-9am, and x2 afternoon shifts at either 12pm-5pm or 1pm-6pm.

 

Role Purpose

 

To perform aviation security duties in accordance with the National Aviation Security Programme and Security Local Operating Procedures.

 

This role reflects the exceptional customer service skills required to ensure that passengers have a safe passage within an efficient and friendly environment.

 

Aviation Security 

 

To control access into restricted areas of the Airport.

 

To carry out security ID and boarding card checks and physical searches to a minimum of Department for Transport (DFT) standards of all persons, articles carried and vehicles requiring access into the site.

 

To carry out full and effective searches of vehicles.

 

To carry out full and effective searches of baggage and airport supplies.

 

To carry out full and effective searches of people.

 

To conduct x-ray screening.

 

To operate security equipment.

 

To monitor CCTV system and alarm systems.

 

To undertake patrols of operational areas and designated routes.

 

To maintain a log of all incidents and provide written and verbal reports to Security Supervisors/Security Duty Manager.

 

To be compliant with aviation security local operating procedures, working practices and protocols.

 

Customer Focus

 

To maintain a proactive dialogue with internal and external customers, responding to feedback appropriately, to maximise customer satisfaction.

 

To consistently treat passengers with courtesy and respect.

 

Teamwork

 

To provide support to colleagues through effective teamwork.

 

To ensure that an efficient, effective and consistent level of service and availability is provided to colleagues.

 

To consistently treat colleagues with courtesy and respect diversity.

 

To build and maintain effective working relations with all staff both internally and externally.

 

Safety

 

To undertake and successfully complete all training modules in order to meet both the company’s Health and Safety standards and Department for Transport standards.

 

Role Essential Competencies

 

Knowledge and understanding of relevant regulatory requirements is desirable but not essential.

 

A proactive and flexible approach to working.

Excellent customer service skills.

 

A team player with an enthusiastic, hardworking and passionate attitude, striving to achieve team goals.

 

Be able to achieve the required standard/pass rate when attending all relevant training courses in line with the requirements of the Department for Transport (DfT) and the Company.

 

This job description is intended to reflect the post holder’s duties that would normally be expected to be undertaken. Owing to the nature of the post, the above duties are not exhaustive and the Company may require you from time to time to undertake additional duties within your capabilities.

 

To apply for this role, please send your CV and Cover Letter to Natalie.Goode@lba.co.uk

 

Applications can also be sent via post to the below address –

Natalie Goode, Security Operations Manager

Leeds Bradford Airport

Whitehouse Lane

Yeadon

Leeds

LS19 7TU

Greggs - Team Member

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Closing date for applications is Friday 3rd April 2020

Greggs - Senior Team Member

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Closing date for applications is Friday 3rd April 2020

WH Smith - Sales Assistant

With customers jetting in and out, the airport rarely stands still so we are looking for driven, dynamic individuals to join our friendly team! 

We have exciting Sales Assistant opportunities available in our busy store with a variety of shifts available must be flexible from 5 am starts to 9pm finishes. This is a 37 1/2 hour contract. 


The Opportunity

Do you thrive in a fast paced environment where no two days are the same, then look no further.

We are looking for exceptional individuals used to working in a customer focused environment and highlighting promotions to join our store.

Working in a team you will play an active role in providing a positive customer experience and driving sales.

The Requirements

·         Experience gained within a retail environment preferred

·         Confident approach towards maximising sales opportunities

·         Flexibility towards working hours

·         Strong communication skills and ability to participate as a key team member

Airport/Rail:

·         Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment

·         Airside pass requirements – valid passport, 5 years continuous referencing, consent to undertake a Criminal Record Check

 

To apply please forward your cover letter & CV to Laura Rice at the following email address Laura.Rice@whsmith.co.uk.

 

 

 Closing date for applications is Sunday 15th March 2020

Working for our partners

We aren’t the only employer at our airport and you can find varied roles direct with third parties too.

SEE AT THE AIRPORT

Car Hire Catering Retail Private Hire Taxi Freight & Airport Handling
Avis SSP Travelex Arrow Cars Swissport
Enterprise World Duty Free Jet2
Europcar WHSmith
Hertz Boots

The Aviation Academy 

Do you want a career in the aviation industry but don't have the necessary qualifications yet?

Based at Leeds Bradford Airport, The Aviation Academy offers a full range of specialist courses which will prepare you for a variety of careers in aviation including air cabin crew, passenger service agents, air traffic control staff, pilots and many more.

The Academy is part of the Centre for Travel and Tourism Studies at Craven College and has been offering aviation and business courses at LBA for the past 7 years. 

To find out more call 0113 391 0919 or click www.theaviationacademy.co.uk