150 new jobs at Glasgow Airport with Jet2.com & Jet2Holidays
Glasgow Airport has welcomed news that Jet2.com and Jet2holidays will launch a huge recruitment drive, creating 150 jobs at the airport.
Airline Jet2.com and tour operator Jet2holidays will host a recruitment roadshow at the Holiday Inn Glasgow Airport next Wednesday, 12 September. Job-hunters can attend the event to find out more about the roles available and speak to members of the team.
Following a successful summer, the airline and tour operator announced plans to increase capacity at Glasgow Airport by over 10% next summer. More than 950,000 seats will be available to holidaymakers.
What’s more, the companies will launch two new destinations from Glasgow Airport for summer 2019 – Bourgas in Bulgaria and Izmir in Turkey.
The jobs on offer include cabin crew, flight deck and ground operations positions.
Flight deck jobs are targeted at experienced pilots, while ground operations staff will ensure flights leave and arrive safely and on time.
Cabin crew applicants will be responsible for delivering high levels of safety and customer service to passengers.
Francois Bourienne, Chief Commercial Officer at AGS Airports Ltd, owners of Glasgow Airport, said: “Jet2.com’s decision to create 150 jobs is fantastic news and follows the airline’s recent announcement to base an additional Boeing 737-800 aircraft here at Glasgow Airport.
“The move not only strengthens our position as Jet2.com’s largest Scottish base with seven aircraft, but this significant recruitment drive is also a welcome boost for the region’s economy and provides job-seekers with an amazing opportunity to join one of the UK’s fastest growing airlines.”
Steve Heapy, CEO of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays said: “This is our biggest ever recruitment drive at Glasgow Airport, and once again demonstrates our commitment to investing in our customers and in people’s careers. The success of our award-winning business is down to the hard work of our fantastic colleagues, and we are looking forward to meeting passionate people to join our expanding team.”
Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have a total of 3,000 jobs available across the UK and Europe as part of its growth programme, with 2,000 in the UK alone.
To see all the jobs available visit http://www.jet2careers.com/
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