Gatwick Airport

Employees
UK: 3,000

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What does your organisation do?

Gatwick Airport is the UK’s second largest airport and the most efficient single-runway airport in the world. It serves more than 228 destinations in 74 countries for 45 million passengers a year on short and long-haul point-to-point services. It is also a major economic driver for the UK contributing £5.3 billion to national GDP and generating 85,000 jobs nationally, with around 24,000 on the wider airport campus alone. The 24/7 nature of an operational airport environment means that Gatwick is fast paced and challenging. Meticulous planning and flawless delivery is an essential part of how we work.

What area(s) / disciplines of engineering and technology do you offer apprenticeship opportunities?

  • Engineering manufacture (craft and technician) apprenticeships - Advanced (Level 3)

How do you create an inclusive workforce?

Our people are passionate about Gatwick.  We value every person that works with us and reward them and their commitment to us by providing great opportunities for development, excellent rewards and opportunities to make a real difference in the lives of our customers.  We’re very proud that we were awarded Investors in People (IiP) gold status in 2016. IiP is a well-established, international framework that helps organisations to understand and improve how people contribute to the success of an organisation.

We offer a wide range of benefits from a competitive salary and generous holiday allowance to reduced price travel and an employee discount scheme.

We love what we do!  We would love you to join us.

Top tips for applying for a role at Gatwick Airport

  1. Be passionate about Engineering as well as Gatwick Airport Ltd
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  4. Describe the qualities you can bring to the department/company