Career Details

Air Traffic Control Officer

Job Description:

Bournemouth Airport is looking for an Approach Radar Air Traffic Control Officer. The Unit operates within Class D Airspace and handles a significant mix of traffic, flight profiles & procedures. The role is challenging but rewarding.

Controllers operate varying shifts; ordinarily covering the hours of 06:00-00:00, daily but some later finishes necessary; some lone working is required.

Essential Requirements:

  • A current UK CAA Licence with the ADI & APS Ratings
  • A full UK Driving Licence
  • Ability to work as part of a small team & maintain a flexible attitude in relation to shift hours & operational requirements
  • In line with Government legislation this position requires a Criminal Record Check. Certain unspent convictions will preclude employment. Applicants must be able to provide a 5-year checkable history, to include self-employment or unemployment.


  • A Met Observer’s qualification

Additional Information:

  • The successful applicant will be required to undergo training in accordance with the approved Unit Training Plan to achieve Validation standard
  • Loss of Licence insurance included

How to apply

Please submit a copy of your CV via email to [email protected]. If you have not heard from us within four weeks, please assume your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Air Traffic Control Officer

35 (on shift rotation)