Airside Safety Officer

Closing Date: 18/05/2022

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We are looking for an Airside Safety Officer to join the team. You will be responsible for proactively supervising the airport operation, ensuring that the Airport Duty Manager is fully supported in delivering a safe and efficient airport operation.

You will be a key staff member in the airport’s response to incidents and emergency situations within the airport perimeter.

Main Duties:

  • Maintain safe and compliant airside operations with oversight of all third-party operators.
  • Carry out various audits and inspections of the airfield and airport site
  • Support operational teams that undertake ramp/ground handling duties including: Baggage on and off load; Compliant marshalling of aircraft; PRM on and off load
  • Ensure that all vehicles and equipment on the apron are operated in a safe manner on the apron and other areas.

Experience & Qualification

Essential criteria:

  • At least 1 years’ experience in a safety critical role
  • At least 1 years’ experience in an aviation, rail, transport or logistics work environment
  • A valid UK driving license

Desirable criteria:

  • Experience in airfield or airport operations
  • IOSH Managing Safely/ similar qualification
  • Airfield Operations/ similar qualification
  • HGV license
  • Forklift license

Job Types:

Full-time, Permanent


  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Night shift


  • Safety Critical: 1 year (required)
  • Aviation, rail, transport or logistics: 1 year (required)
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