Aviation Sector

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Introducing Aviation Connection

At The Best Connection we are proud to serve the UK’s Aviation industry with a dedicated division, specialising in temporary and permanent recruitment for aviation-specific roles.

Our Aviation Connection team collaborates closely with major players in the aviation sector, providing strategic staffing solutions tailored to their unique requirements.

Our Reach

With a network spanning over 85 branches nationwide, we are strategically positioned near every major UK airport.

The Aviation Connection team provides the optimum recruitment solution – a centralised, single point of contact, supported with a knowledgeable local branch team, providing localised recruitment of the best candidates.


Near every major
UK airport

recruitment Solution

Our Screening Service

Our experts understand the rigorous requirements of the aviation industry and as such have developed a bespoke screening process.  Our professional teams meticulously screen candidates in accordance with CAA, DfT, and UK Airport ID Centre standards.

Working in close partnership, our branch consultants and our Centralised Compliance Team rigorously adhere to a thorough recruitment protocol covering all stages of the process, including:


Security Interviews

Skills Assessment

Right to Work/ID Verification

Aviation Background Checks

AVSEC Training

Deployment of Fully Qualified Candidates

This careful attention to detail ensures that you receive only fully screened, compliant and qualified candidates for your aviation vacancies.

Our Roles

We offer both Temporary and Permanent Placement options to our aviation clients.  Working in partnership with some of the UK’s best-known companies we can recruit for a wide range of roles, including: 

Ground Handling and RAMP Services

Facility Management and Janitorial Services

Customer Service Agents

Cargo Handling and Warehousing

Cabin Crew

Security Personnel


Administrative and Clerical Staff

Retail Staff

Hospitality Personnel

Whatever your recruitment needs, our experienced professionals will find the right solution for you.

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Our Recruitment Process

Our branches have access to a vast pool of candidates, local to your operation.  We can source temporary workers quickly and efficiently. We invest significantly in our advertising across Jobs Boards and social media, ensuring your vacancies are seen by the best candidates.  Our branch consultants are experts in candidate attraction and are supported by a professional centralised Marketing team on hand to support your campaign with dual-branded bespoke content, job adverts, images and videos.  

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Our Training and Induction

We understand that aviation is a fast-paced dynamic market.  When we find you the right candidate, we know you need them to hit the ground running.  That is why our teams will meticulously prepare our workers for their placements, with appropriate PPE, thorough inductions and industry-specific training where needed.

Our aviation experts can also provide tailor-made training solutions, including General Security Awareness Training (GSAT), In-Flight Supplies General Security Awareness (IFS GSA), Cargo Operative (CO), Known Consigner (KC), and more.

Centralised Compliance Team

As an ISO 9001 accredited organisation committed to quality, we handle employment legislation complexities on your behalf, offering enhanced compliance as standard, and can also provide an External Vetting Service for industry recruitment.

Our process includes:

Redline-trained personnel to HR AVSEC standards

Comprehensive CAA Auditable services

Regular client and internal audits

Cyber Essentials certified IT systems

Expertise in individual airport vetting requirements

Transparent vetting progress for clients

Document validation and identity checks

UK and overseas criminal record checks

As a responsible recruiter, we are part of the Stronger Together network tackling modern day slavery, as well as being long-standing members of the Association of Labour Providers and the Recruitment and Employment Confederation.

Airport ID Pass Scheme

In our capacity as industry experts, we are part of the ID Pass Sponsor Scheme on ID Gateway, with signatory status and administrative access at multiple UK airports. This enables us to supply pre-cleared personnel for airside passes, streamlining the onboarding process for both clients and candidates.

To learn more about how Aviation Connection can meet your aviation recruitment needs, contact our team on 03333 204 100 or email