Jet2, the leisure airline operating from Birmingham Airport, have announced plans to create 120 new job positions after making the decision to take ground crew roles in-house. As a result, ramp management, ramp agent, baggage loader and dispatch positions have all become available for next summer as new fixed-term permanent positions.In addition to these roles, Birmingham Airport are also looking to hire passenger service agents, who would be responsible for maining high levels of customer satisfaction through services at the airport. All staff would also be responsible for ensuring that flights depart safely and on time.
Steve Heapy, chief executive of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, said: "We have enjoyed huge success since starting operations from Birmingham Airport earlier this year, meaning that next summer will be a much bigger and more ambitious flights and holidays programme.
"To support this and to provide our customers with the best possible experience, we are investing significantly into our operation."This will enable us to build on our award-winning service and deliver an even better end-to-end customer experience for our customers at Birmingham Airport."Jet2 was proudly named the most punctual airline over the last 12 months, after figures from the world’s leading travel intelligence company OAG, while also being the only airline to be rated 5 stars for On-Time Performance.