Dispatch Agent Opportunities (Customer Service, Flight Assistant) BLUD61781

Bristol (City Centre), City of Bristol
£8.55 per hour, 25 hours minimum per week
22 Mar 2018
19 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Dispatch Agent Opportunities (Customer Service, Flight Assistant) BLUD61781


Salary £8.55 per hour, 25 hours minimum per week

Part Time, Fixed Term (possibility of being made permanent)

Our client is the leading Ground Services Provider to the aviation industry. They employ over 60,000 dedicated professionals, serving over 700 client companies at 269 stations in 48 countries on five continents and they deliver unparalleled value in the areas of Ground Handling, Cargo Services, Executive Aviation, Travel Services, Fuelling and Aircraft Maintenance. They strive to operate with the core values of People, Professionalism, and Partnership in all that they undertake.

Their mission is simple – “To provide the aviation industry with consistent and tailor-made solutions around the globe, for a better customer experience”.

They now have come exciting opportunities for Dispatch Agents to join them at Bristol Airport (BRS) to manage the entire arrival and departure process, overseeing all activities to ensure a safe working environment and achieving an on-time departure with all passengers, baggage and cargo accounted for.

Dealing with a variety of airline systems and representing our client through effective communication with flight and cabin crew at the aircraft side, you will audit fuel ticket information for accuracy and prepare flight paperwork for crew (printing off flight plans, weather reports, passenger lists and airline documentation). Driving vehicles airside and operating a variety of handheld devices, you will liaise with colleagues to ensure the aircraft is loaded as intended, complying with all UK/Ireland/EU legislation and maintaining the highest standards of safety and security at all times.

Flexible to work various shifts and able to speak and understand the English language, the successful candidate will be someone who can follow processes and procedures, is able to travel to the airport at times when public transport isn’t available and willing to work in inclement weather. With a full driving licence and excellent communication skills, you will thrive on working as part of a team in a fast-paced environment.

Previous experience working in an aviation environment would be an advantage, as would the ability to speak additional languages.

Please refer to the full Job Description when applying.

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