Swissport - Dispatch Agent (Operations)

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 30 hours per week including weekends

Essential: Driving Licence is required for this role

This role is paid at £11.06 per hour, in addition you will receive a monthly allowance of up to £81.25 dependent on your contracted hours

On top of this join Swissport before the 31st April and be eligible for up to £500 probationary completion payment

Working at Swissport has so many different faces and one thing is for sure, there is never a dull moment. If you enjoy working with people in a dynamic environment, join us! As a Swissport Dispatch Agent (operations) you will play a vital role in our airport operation.

Your duties include:

  • Preparing paperwork for flight crew.
  • Communicating aircraft fuel and load data to flight crew and load control.
  • Liaise with all stakeholders to ensure the aircraft is loaded as intended.
  • Prioritise tasks and manage the turnaround of the aircraft from arrival to departure.
  • Operate aerobridges and aircraft stand guidance systems.
  • Drive vehicles airside including cars, vans and mini buses.
  • Deal with aircraft weight and balance calculations as required.

Your experience:

  • You must have a full driving licence for this role.
  • Previous experience is desired but not essential.
  • You must be able to work various shifts on a flexible basis which include unsociable hours, days, evenings, nights, weekends and public holidays.
  • You must have basic/intermediate computer skills.
  • You’re focused on delivering exceptional and safe service.
  • You're self-confident and can stay calm under pressure.
  • You're organised and can manage time well.
  • Your physically fit as lifting up to 32kg is required.


  • Swissport is committed in helping you reach your goals with clear career pathways by providing full training.
  • You will be provided with a full paid DBS, generous holiday entitlement. Full induction and training for your certificates.
  • We promote a result oriented and dynamic working environment that allows our employees to unlock their full potential.
  • You will be provided with a full paid DBS, generous holiday entitlement.
  • Employee Assistance Program.

About Us

Swissport is the global leader in airport ground services and air cargo handling, active in more than 269 airports in 47 countries around the globe. We are committed to delivering safe, high quality services for our clients and their customers across the globe.

Ready for take off? Join Swissport for an exciting career in aviation.

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