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Menzies Aviation - Operations Controller/Turn Around Coordinator

Menzies Aviation are recruiting for the position of Operations Controller. This is an excellent opportunity to join our team based at Bristol Airport.

Job title: Operations Controller/Turn Around Coordinator



Being at the heart of our operation you will be coordinating all functions of the daily flight program, ensuring safety, security and on time performance targets are met during all aspects of the job role. You will have oversight of all operational departments to ensure a smooth journey for our passengers and customer airlines. Following airline-specific procedures, you’ll put our customers’ – and their customers’ – needs at the heart of everything you do. You will be the face of the business representing our brand values to our airline customers as part of the operations and dispatch team or to our passengers as part of the front of house or check-in team.

Whilst previous aviation experience preferably in the area of Ground Handling is advantageous it is not essential.

To be successful for this role you will need to be able to obtain the required security clearance and satisfy a 5 year reference and criminal record check (CRC).

Candidate Requirements


Customer and safety focus
Clear, confident and honest communication
A respectful, friendly and supportive approach
Reliability, punctuality and organisational skills
Flexibility and the ability to adapt to changing priorities and situations
Excellent computer literacy and ability to multitask across various applications
Ability to represent the company in a professional manner at all times


You’ll be part of a friendly organisation who values the part their people play. You’ll see that there’s no place like an airport to work in, either. A unique, fast-paced environment. So, you’ll enjoy plenty of variety and development opportunities and you’ll have our full support and training, for the whole of your career journey with us. You will get complimentary access to our onsite staff car park, and be eligible to apply for holiday parking through Bristol Airport.


Menzies Aviation is a global provider of customer, ramp and cargo handling services. Our people are the friendliest faces and safest of hands for millions of customers, making sure that luggage is processed, aircraft are ready for boarding, and baggage is handled with care.
Operating at over 140 stations in 31 countries and supported by a worldwide team of over 21,000 employees, we serve over 500 airlines handling over a million flights, and 1.6 million tonnes of cargo every year... and, we’re still growing our business. We work to be the best at what we do, and that means employing and supporting the best people.

Salary: £8.25 per hour (plus end of season performance related bonus).

How to apply: Please apply in writing complete with a cover letter and your CV to [email protected].

Closing date: 7th April 2017

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