Fully rated ATCO required at the UK’s busiest General Aviation Airport.

Gloucestershire Airport has a vacancy for an Air Traffic Controller who holds ADI/APP/APS ratings.

Working at one of the UK s leading General Aviation Airports, you will be handling more than

80 000 movements and several thousand transit flights in a busy Class G airspace environment.

With primary radar, ATM, touch-screen communications and a range of system and infrastructure upgrades planned, you will be integrating a mix of scheduled services, commercial, business and military traffic with the Airport’s core general aviation and training traffic in a multiple runway scenario. This gives rise to a challenging but rewarding working environment.

OJTI and Assessor endorsements are preferred, a Met. Observer’s certificate is desirable and previous GA ATC or flying experience would be advantageous. Consideration may also be given to ATCOs that hold ADI and APP ratings.

You’ll be working as part of a small, friendly team, enjoy a generous holiday entitlement and   contributory pension scheme.

For further information or to apply, please submit your CV to

Due to the number of applications that may be made, only successful candidates who are selected to continue with the interview process will receive a response. We thank everyone for their interest in advance. 

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