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Alpha LSG (Edinburgh Airport) - General Assistants & HGV 2 Drivers

Alpha LSG are currently recruiting General Assistants and HGV 2 Drivers.
Who are Alpha LSG?

Alpha LSG Limited prepares in-flight meals for the airlines it services at Edinburgh Airport.

Visit the Alpha LSG Website(this will open in a new window).

Recruitment and Interview Event

Date: Thursday 14 March, 10:00-14:00

Location: Almond House, Edinburgh Airport, EH12 9DN

How to apply

Candidates should apply online via the jobs advertised on the Airport Website – Online application links below.

Once an application has been submitted, candidates or support workers should contact Maureen McGibbon to arrange an Interview.

Job Descriptions

General Catering Assistants

Hours: Up to 40 hours per week, including Evenings and Weekends.

Contract Type: Seasonal Contract until October 31st. Extensions may be considered.

Basic Rate of Pay: £8.00 p/h

General Assistants will be based in production, preparing, handling and packing food products, equipment, stock handling and packing or within the wash department, cleaning and maintaining airport equipment.

You must:

  • Have a flexible and enthusiastic approach to work
  • Enjoy working as part of team in a fast-moving environment where deadlines are tight to ensure that flights depart on time.
  • You must be able to maintain a clean and safe workstation, working in a manner that promotes good health and safety practices
  • You should also be willing to undertake some manual handling, bending and reaching as part of your normal duties.
  • You should be able to complete basic numerical tasks as part of this role.
  • Have a flexible and enthusiastic approach to work

Apply for General Catering Assistants vacancies with Alpha LSG(this will open in a new window)

HGV 2 Drivers

Alpha LSG welcome applications from newly qualified drivers.

Hours: You are guaranteed 40 hours per week, With the possibility of overtime in the peak season.

Contract Type: Seasonal Contract until October 31st. Extensions may be considered.

Basic Rate of Pay: £9.10 p/h

Working in a fast-paced environment the Driver role is pivotal to the success of our business as you will be responsible for loading and driving our specialist rigid vehicles from the airport service department to our airline clients delivering our excellent on-board retail and catering goods in-line with various scheduling agreements.

You will need a reasonable level of physical fitness to do this role as it will require some lifting and moving of airline catering equipment.

You must;

  • Have a Category C (Class 2) Driving License
  • Full Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC)
  • You must have a flexible and enthusiastic approach to work
  • You must enjoy working as part of team in a fast-moving environment where deadlines are tight to ensure that flights depart on time.

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Candidate notes
  • Candidates must bring their ID to their Interview - either Passport or Photo card Driving Licence. Candidates should be able to provide a full 5-year checkable history with no gaps of more than 28 days.
  • The interview process involves a basic numeracy and literacy test
  • Successful candidates should be able to get to the Airport for a 4am start (at the earliest) – note, earliest public transport for the airport arrives c. 5am.
Contact Details

Maureen McGibbon Maureen.mcgibbon@dwp.gsi.gov.uk 0131 344 3312

Contract length

Seasonal, until 31 Oct 2019

Employer

Alpha LSG

Closing date

14th March 2019

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