Airport, Operations, Management, Office, operations

Ground Services Officer

Last updated: 6 months ago
Expires: 5 months from now
Job Role:
Airport, Operations, Management, Office, operations
Aircraft type:
United Kingdom

Job description

Magma Aviation has a new and exciting opportunity available for a Ground Services Officer to join our growing team in Gatwick, UK. The ideal candidate will bring strong experience from an operational ground services or handling role at a Cargo Airline and will have up-to-date SGHA knowledge.

With excellent communication skills, the successful candidate will be confident to maintain relationships both internally and externally with a range of stakeholders globally. The ability to work well under pressure in a fast-pace work environment is an essential skill for the applicant to possess, alongside a positive, flexible outlook and a keen team spirit! ​

If you are a enthusiastic Ground Services Offer with a strong Cargo background looking to progress your career with a fast growing organisation that supports career development and internal progression, please apply today!

Magma Aviation commercially markets dedicated wide-body cargo aircraft capacity, contracted on an exclusive basis from third-party airlines.  

The UK-based company currently manages a fleet of Boeing 747-400BCF aircraft and offers a range of ad hoc and regular flying capacity to freight forwarders, logistics providers, and charter brokers.​

Whether it’s moving perishable cargo from Africa to Europe, or a shipment of automotive components around the world – Magma tailors its services around the client’s specific needs.​

Magma Aviation is a subsidiary of the Chapman Freeborn Group. Chapman Freeborn combines over 45 years of experience with unrivalled global coverage to meet the air charter requirements of customers 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.​


Chapman Freeborn’s depth of aviation expertise includes managing passenger and cargo charter operations, aircraft leasing, humanitarian airlifts, and much more.​

Purpose of Role

  • Assist the Ground Services Manager in all administrative processes within ground services
  • Communicate with Magma internal departments any legal changes or procedures at a station that may affect the Magma operations

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Track the SGHA’s
  • Compile OTP data for the Magma Internal departments
  • Share KPI data with stations on a regular basis
  • Distribute and Maintain Magma manuals and Ground Service notices
  • Review station checklists and Analyse handling trends
  • Station visits when required

We offer a competitive salary and a great benefits package to the right candidate.

Recruitment agencies: please note we have an in-house recruiter alongside a preferred agency list which we review annually. Therefore, we do not accept any CVs or applications sent to us on a speculative basis. We are pro-active in reaching out to agencies if there is a business need so please refrain from calling us.  

Magma Aviation is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.