East Midlands Airport Academy

Kick-start your aviation career today

East Midlands Airport Academy

East Midlands Airport is a key transport hub in the Midlands, serving as a vital network for millions of people between the local region and the rest of Europe. Alongside our busy passenger terminals, our airport is the busiest cargo hub outside the capital, with a successful bid for Government ‘Freeport’ status.

Find your opportunity to work with our cargo partners, including DHL, UPS and FedEx, as well other airport jobs such as check-in and Border Force. With flexible hours, supportive teams, and competitive pay, now is the perfect time to start your career in aviation and watch your potential take off. There are part-time jobs, full-time positions, and seasonal roles available amongst our plethora of partners, you'll be sure to find the perfect job to fit your lifestyle.

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Our pre-employment course supports those looking to start their career in the aviation industry. It offers the chance to understand more about our airport operation, and the different companies we work in partnership with to keep our airport running 365 days a year.

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The airport offers a diverse array of exciting career paths, with on-site employers searching for customer focused and hardworking people who flourish working in a dynamic environment. East Midlands Airport's cargo sector is creating jobs, boosting skills, and becoming a thriving sector of our business. Apply today to see where your career could lead you.

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Discover more about our most popular roles at East Midlands Airport.

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Find out about our security roles

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Landside Operations

Discover more about our Landside Operations departments.

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Find out more about our Lounges, and the roles involved with them.

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