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Aerodrome Ground Operations Assistant

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The Goodwood Estate


£21,420 per annum (plus excellent benefits)

Full Time (40 hours per week, to include weekends and bank holidays)

Imagine landing a job at the historic Goodwood Aerodrome...
Established on a former Battle of Britain aerodrome, the Aviation business focus today is very much about delivering world class aviation experiences within a beautiful site that is rich with history and heritage.
The Aerodrome offers a high quality and unique operating environment, and we are looking for an Aerodrome Ground Operations Assistant to join our close-knit Duty Crew team. This incredibly important team fulfil the vital role of a Rescue and Fire-fighting team, ultimately managing Aviation safety at the Aerodrome. 
As a key member of the team you'll enjoy working outdoors where the days fly by picture yourself safely manoeuvring light aircraft to and from the hangers, re-fuelling aircraft, and carrying out general ground maintenance and fire-fighting duties.

You'll be madly passionate about delivering exceptionally high quality customer service to our Pilots and Customers.
What you'll have:

  • An understanding of Aviation Fire Fighting, Health and Safety is essential
  • A clean UK Driving Licence is essential
  • HGV/LGV driving licence is desirable
  • Experience of working with the public in a safety critical and customer focused working environment is highly desirable
  • Previous Aerodrome fire fighter training/qualification is desirable
  • You'll be physically fit and able to meet appropriate fitness standards for RFF duties
This is a full time, 40 hour per week position, with a requirement to work flexibly outside of these hours, especially around the build up to and during major events on the Aerodrome and/or the wider Estate.
What you'll get:

  • Access to a comprehensive wellbeing programme including weekly massages & exercise classes
  • Free tickets to all of our events
  • Free gym/health club membership
  • An exceptional calendar of social events to be enjoyed throughout the year
  • Entry into the annual bonus scheme
Don't stall - apply now!