Over 1,200 jobs available at latest Gatwick Airport job fair


Spectrum House Jobcentre is hosting another job fair with over 1,200 positions at Gatwick Airport, including check-in staff, engineers, reception, cargo handlers and cabin crew.

Several large companies are looking to fill vacancies such as British Airways, Pret a Manager, JD Sports, Animal Air Care and WH Smith. Some employers will offer same-day on-site interviews.

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The job fair follows two successful events held on behalf of the airport at the Jobcentre in February and March, which were attended by more than 1,500 people in total.

Over 200 people have landed jobs locally and 1,200 people have offers to take the next step into employment. These next steps towards employment include work trials, assessment days and second interviews.

The April job fair reflects additional job vacancies following the reopening of the South Terminal which is now operational again. Job seekers are encouraged to bring their CV and discover the available opportunities.

Employment Minister Mims Davies MP said: ‘Our dedicated job coaches are committed to connecting job-ready people with local live opportunities and these recent job fairs are an example of this. fantastic, with over 200 people receiving on-site job offers in February and March.

“I am really looking forward to the reopening of Gatwick’s South Terminal and the boost it will bring to the local economy.

“Job centers across the country are stepping up their support, working hard to put half a million people into the workforce by the end of June, as part of our Way to Work campaign.”

Kevin O’Reilly, Managing Director of One Resourcing added: “One Resourcing represented British Airways Euroflyer and GGS at the latest DWP recruitment event where we are delighted to report, we had a very successful day. We were recruiting cabin crew for BA’s exciting new short-haul operation which will start flying from London Gatwick at the end of March and the attraction of candidates was fantastic!

“We were also recruiting for Gatwick Ground Services for passenger servicing, baggage handling, gate coordination and cleaning roles and we were able to recruit a significant number of event staff. We look forward to participating again and hope to provide more people with the attractive opportunities available to us.

The free job fair will take place at Spectrum House Jobcentre, Beehive Ring Road, Crawley, RH6 0LG and all are welcome.

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