Airport jobs

Almost 1200 people make up Team Southampton – the workforce dedicated to running Southampton Airport and looking after our 1.8million annual passengers. Of these 1200 people, almost 200 are employed directly by Southampton Airport with many more employed by several business partners across the airport.

Job opportunities with Southampton Airport

Some descriptionThe wide-ranging and varied roles at Southampton Airport include positions within our support functions, including Finance, Health and Safety, Marketing and Media as well as operational roles (click on link for more info):

Southampton Airport is committed to recruiting high performing individuals, who are passionate about our business and delivering great customer service. We believe that it is important to recruit and retain a wealth of talent and where possible seek to recruit from both within the business, as well as in and around our local community.

Current vacancies with Southampton International Airport Limited 

To search for current job vacancies please visit our Recruitment site.

Vacancies with our business partners

From retail and catering, check-in and ground staff, to baggage handling, cleaning and bus driving to name a few, there’s a host of roles available with business partners at Southampton Airport. 

For vacancies with our ground services provider, Swissport, please see their recruitment site.

Current vacancies with airport business partners

Hospitality Host/Hostess - Breeze Priority VIP Lounge 

The Breeze Priority Lounge are seeking a confident and friendly hospitality host/hostess. Job Description as below:

  • Polite, professional and friendly to customers
  • To ensure the highest level of customer care
  • To demonstrate a can-do attitude towards individual customer requests and strive to exceed customer expectations
  • To maximise all sales opportunities through selling techniques.
  • To accept payment and give change to customers including operating the till 
  • Present and replenish food service
  • Clear down tables.

Previous experience in hospitality or catering is preferred. Employment basis: Casual. To apply please email your CV to April Grant april.grantmaharaj@compass-group.co.uk. Closing Date: 17th December 2017.

Operations Officer - Signature Flight Support

Signature Flight Support have an exciting opportunity for a Zero Hours Operations Officer at their Southampton base. In this role you will help coordinate the smooth running of the Southampton base which includes dealings with bookings, queries and the actual flights when they arrive and depart. You will also be the face on the business providing world class service to our customers whilst ensuring a smooth transition from the start to finish of our customers journey and flights with Signature Flight Support. Find out more and apply.

Sales Consultant - Moneycorp

Moneycorp are looking for a Sales Consultant to join their team in Southampton Airport. You will be responsible for completing all customer transactions, building good rapport with customers, by delivering an efficient and excellent level of service at all times. You will promote a positive image of Moneycorp by demonstrating the highest level of professionalism. You will apply negotiation, promotion and selling skills to your role as Sales Consultant in order to maximise the sales revenue through every transaction made. You will work closely within your team to complete all tasks to the highest level of standard whilst striving to achieve branch targets as set on a weekly, monthly and annual basis.

As part of a small dedicated team the role will also include ATM filling and balancing, stock ordering, retail banking and other various duties that ensure the smooth running of the site. See the full job description and apply.

Work experience 

Due to the level of resources and security procedures required to host work experience students in an airport environment, work experience placements are only available to students at Bitterne Park School, as part of the airport's strategic partnership with the school.