Over 500 jobs on offer at Stansted Airport job fair


More than 500 jobs will be on offer when Stansted Airport hosts its third major job fair of the year on Tuesday October 4.

With Christmas approaching and what is expected to be a busy 2023, 25 companies are recruiting cabin crew, retail managers, engineers, chefs, drivers, check-in agents and service representatives. customer service.

Some of the employers looking to meet new talent are Ryanair, Titan Airways, Border Force, Jet2.com, World Duty Free, HMS Host, National Express and London Stansted.

London Stansted Employee Outreach Coordinator Emily Ferris talks to a job seeker at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium job fair in April (59631121)

The airport has hired more than 300 new employees for its security operations since January, while airlines, ground handlers and retailers have also recruited hundreds of new employees.

The summer 2022 recruitment campaign involved a partnership with colleges, job centers and councils and an event at the Tottenham Hotspur stadium which attracted more than 1,500 job seekers.

Marcella M’Rabety, Head of Education, Skills and Employment at Stansted Airport owner, Manchester Airports Group (MAG), said: “After a very successful recruitment drive to prepare Stansted for summer 2022, we are now looking ahead and preparing for a busy Christmas period and summer season 2023.

In April the airport held a job fair at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium which attracted over 1,500 job seekers (59631119)
In April the airport held a job fair at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium which attracted over 1,500 job seekers (59631119)

“There are around 500 jobs available at various airport companies looking for cabin crew, engineers, sales people and hospitality staff.

“An airport job is a great fit for people with strong people skills, a drive to succeed and an interest in building an exciting career in aviation. Airports offer a wide variety, tons of opportunities and a fantastic team that is here to support you.

“This year’s career fairs have been extremely popular, so we recommend that job seekers register early for next week’s event to avoid disappointment.”

People who get a job with MAG can take advantage of a range of benefits, including discounts of up to 80% on public transport when commuting to work, free on-site parking while on the job and vacations, a pension plan, training programs and retail discounts.

Stansted Airport Academy will be on hand, promoting its free pre-employment support programs, including fully accredited training programs for those on Jobseeker’s Allowance.

The event takes place at the Radisson Blu Hotel at the airport from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. To book, see https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/london-stansted-airport-jobs-fair-tickets-407524676277.

Visitors will be offered free public transport and free parking will be available.


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