Airport Duty Crew/Firefighter

Are you looking for a new challenge? An exciting opportunity has arisen to recruit a new Duty Crew/Fire Fighter at St. Mary’s Airport who, as part of a team, will carry out rescue, firefighting and ancillary duties (including baggage handling) to ensure the safe operation of the Airport. Full Training will be given.

This post is for annualised hours of 32.7 hours per week

The successful applicant will need to attend an initial training course at Teesside, commencing at the beginning of April for a period of 5 weeks.

A provisional date for interviews will be Friday 2nd March 2018.

For an informal discussion please telephone Kevin James on (01720) 424347/348 for an informal discussion or e-mail

Thinking of working for the Council of the Isles of Scilly? Here are just some of the benefits which we are able to offer to our employees:

  • A competitive salary
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Eye care voucher scheme
  • A generous relocation package for eligible candidates
  • Defined benefit pension scheme
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements
  • Generous Holiday allowance
  • A free confidential and impartial counselling service
  • Cycle To Work Scheme


Business Unit: 
Infrastructure and Planning
Part Time - Permanent
£21,962 - £22,658 pro rata per annum
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 21 February, 2018 - 1pm
Application Pack: 
Additional Information: 

Application Form
Advertisement Monitoring
Equal Opportunities Monitoring
Guidance Notes
Isles of Scilly Information Sheet

Please submit completed applications to or 
HR Officer
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email or telephone 01720 424000