Gatwick Airport has recently revealed they have a £1 billion investment plan in place to improve facilities at the airport. Vinci, a world leading construction group, has been announced as the company to build a new baggage facility costing in the region of £184 million. This will replace the current facilities at Pier 1.
There were a number of companies competing for the job, but Vinci came out on top with the multi million pound job; employees of Vinci will be happy in the knowledge that their jobs should be pretty secure for the time being!
The company will work closely with the airport to ensure everything continues to run as smoothly as possible whilst the work is carried out. The airport wants to ensure customers and staff are disrupted as little as possible, despite the work being highly complicated. Staff and customer safety is a top priority, and the airport needs to be able to function fully around the work- a major task for Vinci to take on.
We work with experts in and around our local area to provide useful information relating to careers advice - we hope you will find these articles to be helpful. You can view our news news archive here
Once your redundancy is dealt with and any retraining has been undertaken you will probably need to find a new job. This can seem daunting, particularly if you have not had to look for a newread more
When we hear the word 'redundancy' it is natural to think of the impact that it will have on the person being made redundant with out regard for the difficulties inflicted upon the employerread more
Do you know the tax implications of receiving a redundancy package and how to avoid paying unnecessary tax? If you are going to find yourself struggling financially do you know how to lessenread more
Do you know what redundancy package you are likely to receive? Do you know what the government stipulated minimum package is? As well as detailing the legal and financial aspects we willread more
Do you feel like you’ve lost your identity and can’t stop feeling negative? It is not only the practicalities of redundancy that need to be addressed. Redundancy can also have a massiveread more
We've been asking local employers for tips on what to do in an interview – and, of course, what not to do! Here are our top 10 not to do in that all-important job interview.read more
Have you thought about a new career or improving upon the skills you currently have? In this article we will offers tips and advice on increasing your 'employability' through courses andread more
It's too easy to start looking in the job section of the paper and applying for everything that has an attractive salary, car or any other perks, before falling into this trap, be reallyread more
When attending interviews it's always good to be up to date with what's happening in the local business and employment sector - we hope you'll find these selected news articles interesting
A planning application has been entered with a bid to to create a purpose-built Make Ready Centre and regional Hazardous Area Response Team Unit (HART) to be based in Crawley. If permission is granted, the new building will house training and meeting facilities and will be an area all ambulance crews go to before starting and finishing their shifts. The new centre would mean ambulance jobs in Gatwick that currently are based at a temporary site, will be shifted to the new building in Crawley. ..read more
Gatwick Airport has recently revealed they have a £1 billion investment plan in place to improve facilities at the airport. Vinci, a world leading construction group, has been announced as the company to build a new baggage ..read more
Up to 10,000 jobs are under threat if Gatwick’s plans to build a second runway fall through. Proposals to expand the airport are in place, but if these do not happen then potentially the local area could lose up to 10000 jobs, ..read more
Staff at Gatwick airport are to wear a new, universal uniform across the whole of the airport. Previously employees wore different uniforms depending on which department they worked for. This has been changed, and now all staff ..read more
Airline giant Easyjet has announced new plans to expand their flight routes out of Gatwick airport. The expansion will see over 200 new jobs created across the business. The company has revealed pre tax profits of an estimated ..read more
Gatwick Airport expansion plans backed by thousands of businesses
A second runway at Gatwick would create 19,000 new jobs
What not to do in your Gatwick job interview
Top 4 questions asked at job interviews for Gatwick job seekers
Interview Tips to help you get that perfect job in Gatwick
The Recruitment Process to Fill your Gatwick Job
How can you find the right Gatwick job for you?
What is different about looking for jobs today in Gatwick compared to 10 years ago
Covering Letter hints and tips for when applying for jobs in Gatwick
Looking for a second job in Gatwick?
Central Sussex College / Crawley College
Information on local newspapers covering Gatwick
Example CV for people applying for jobs in Gatwick
CV Tips for landing that perfect job in Gatwick