Ticket Desk Agent - LGW

Posted 12 March by First Choice Staff

Ticket Desk Agent - Gatwick Airport

For 25 years, customers in the UK and overseas have partnered with First Choice Staff to find the best talent for their business. Our Aviation Division supplies temporary and permanent staff along with standalone referencing services at all UK airports, working with Airlines, Ground Handlers, Aviation Support Service Providers, Retailers, Airline Caterers, Cargo Handlers ……………….and more !

We are currently recruiting for the following exciting vacancy:-

Ticket Desk Agent to work at Gatwick Airport.

Temporary, Temporary to Permanent and Permanent positions available.

The role involves providing a high level of customer service to passengers to ensure they have a positive passenger experience, whilst presenting a professional corporate image, ensuring that all company procedures are adhered to, total customer satisfaction and a significant contribution to the team is achieved. Full training is provided for this vacancy but you must have some knowledge and experience of ticket desk services including ticketing, fare construction, ticket re-issue, fees, banking, sales reports and excess baggage charges.

You MUST meet the following criteria to apply:-

  • 5 Years UK checkable history (employment and/or education and/or unemployment)
  • No unspent Criminal Convictions (subject to the rehabilitation of offenders act)
  • Min 18 years of age

Key responsibilities, duties and attributes of a Ticket Desk Agent:-

  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills to enable you to resolve conflict whilst maintaining control and portraying a professional corporate image
  • Clear communication skills including a good level of English and Maths
  • Have a high level of computer literacy
  • You must be well presented at all times (a uniform will be provided)
  • Alongside your ticket desk duties you may be involved in managing the flow of passengers through the airport including, but not limited to - check-in desks, self check-in, que control, departures, escorting passengers and assisting security with important document checks
  • Working as a team member
  • Communicate effectively with fellow team members
  • Have a flexible approach to work including flexibility to work a variety of hours and shifts
  • You must have excellent attention to detail along with good standard of numeracy and literacy and be able to communicate fluently (written and oral) in English

Position details:-

  • Starting Salary - £19,000 to £25,000 depending on experience (including shift pay and bonus)
  • Hours - 37.5 hours per week (overtime as and when required) you will be required to working between 04.00 and 23.30 including weekends an bank holidays
  • Shifts - You will be required to be flexible to work a selection of shift patterns that could include - 4 on 4 off, 5 on 2 off and 6 on 3 off

Required skills

  • Airlines
  • Airports
  • Passenger
  • Ticketing
  • Corporate Image

Application questions

Do you have a 5 Years UK checkable history (employment and/or education and/or unemployment)?
Do you have any unspent Criminal Convictions (subject to the rehabilitation of offenders act)?
Are you at least 18 years of age?

Reference: 34664858

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