Transport Support Assistant Warehouse Loader



£13.85-14.95 per hour


Contract: Full time

Higher pay rate is achieved by: Shift Allowance

  • DBS Check Required
  • Driving licence required

*** TRANSPORT SUPPORT ASSISTANT - New roles starting ASAP***

Aviation Connection are proud to be working with our client Newrest, based in Manor Royal. We are looking for  a TRANSPORT SUPPORT ASSISTANT  to work as part of a busy team.

LOCATION: Crawley.

SALARY: £13.85 per hour


  • DAYS- 5 on 3 off any hours between 0300-1800
  • NIGHTS- 4 on 4 off 2100-0900


BENEFITS: Parking on site, meals provided whilst on duty, full uniform and PPE provided.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities of a TRANSPORT SUPPORT ASSISTANT:

  • Carry out primary security checks of the airline equipment in accordance with both CAA and DFT regulations
  • Carry out vehicle security searches in accordance with both CAA and DFT regulations
  • Effectively fill requisitions and load airline food and catering supplies inside delivery trucks.
  • Ensure drivers are provided with all catering components for each flight on time.
  • Assist in the catering and de-catering of all aircraft as instructed by block plans and allocator.
  • Ensure aircraft are catered following correct galley plan for that aircraft.
  • Ensure all catering and de-catering is completed on time and following current SLA’s.
  • Ensure all inbound catering and equipment is moved from the trucks into the wash and pick & pack.
  • Lift and/or push approximately 50lbs.
  • Pack carts/ Production trollies to the required standard and in accordance with passenger volumes.
  • All products and equipment meet the required standard before leaving the unit.
  • Ensuring COSHH and HACCP, are adhered to at all times

Desired Skills and Knowledge

  • Minimum 1 years’ experience in catering (desirable).
  • Excellent communication skills, with a customer centered approach to service delivery.
  • Good literacy skills.
  • Customer service focus.
  • Good team work skills.
  • Self-motivation, commitment and enthusiasm and the ability to work calmly under pressure.


As you will be partially working at Gatwick Airport, we will need a 5 year reference history as well as a clean DBS when requested (paid for by us). An Inflight GSAT (General Security and Awareness Training) will also be required to be undertaken.

  • Hourly rate as above (not age dependent)
  • 28 days Paid Annual Leave pro-rata for PAYE (inclusive of statutory holiday)
  • Canteen
  • Flexible working hours
  • Induction Training
  • Ongoing Assignment
  • Training Provided
Crawley, West Sussex
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