Multi Skilled Operative – Heathrow Airport

£ 230 - £ 330 day
Annual Commitment Bonus and first shift call out bonus
Heathrow Airport
Contract Type
Shift Patterns
Weather dependent. Maximum of 14 hour shifts
Start Date
Immediate start


If you’re part of our Rapid Response Team, you’ll be there when things get interesting! You’ll be responsible to keep the airports open when the beast from the east returns.

This is on-call work only and should not be considered a primary source of income. This type of work is best suited to self-employed candidates or people who have similar flexible working arrangements. In return for your commitment, you’ll benefit from great rates, the excitement of working airside and joining a great team knowing you’ll making a big difference…that’s our airport Rapid Response Team.

As a Winter Resilience Handworker, your duties may include but are not limited to:
·Assisting the clearance of snow from Aircraft Stands
·Using various equipment on the aircraft stand to include: Shovels, brushes, and manual gritters

·Assisting in other rapid response emergencies.

Person Specification
·Must be hardworking & reliable with an excellent work ethic
·Be flexible with working hours (able to work days, nights & weekends)
·Be able to attend shifts at very short notice (minimum 4-hours)
·Live within a 45-minute commute of Gatwick Airport
·Have no unspent criminal convictions

Due to the location of work being at the airport, we need the following information from you:
• 5-year checkable history (employment, self-employment, education or benefit claim)
• 5-year UK address history
• Valid photo ID (Driving licence accepted for British citizens)
• Attend a compulsory induction

Working Hours
This is ad-hoc emergency work. Your hours will vary, and you must be flexible enough to work on days and nights including weekends and public holidays.
Maximum shift is 14 hours.
Working Health

Working Health & Safety
• You will be required to complete a Security exam and therefore need to display you understand Health & Safety practices; therefore, you will need to demonstrate you have a good understanding and communicate clearly in both written and verbal English
• There is an element of manual handling of materials including pushing and pulling of equipment. You will need to be physically fit and able to carry out this role; the Airport is a large environment and you will often be required to walk long distances between workstations
• As a minimum, you are always required to wear a high visibility vest or coat and safety footwear when on shift

Potential to gain full 5-year Airside Pass (Whilst you are working with JBS)
Opportunities for further work at the airport
Annual Commitment Bonus
Free training City & Guilds training
The opportunity to earn good rates of pay when you are snowed off from your usual role
Shift Rate instead of hourly rate

*Please note JBS are acting as an employment business with regards to this position*


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