Working in Airfield Operations

Aircraft Maintenance Engineers are in great demand. They make sure aircraft are safe and fully operational. East Midland Airport doesn’t employ aircraft maintenance engineers directly.

Most Aircraft Maintenance Engineers work for:

  • Airline operators
  • Maintenance divisions of aircraft manufacturers
  • Specialist aircraft maintenance companies.

An introduction to Airfield Operations

This video describes the roles available in Airfield Operations at East Midlands Airport. Jobs include: Air Traffic Control, Cabin Crew and Aircraft Engineers.


A great place to work resource booklet

A Great Place to Work booklet (PDF) with classroom activities.

Job cards booklet

Discover the skills and qualifications you need for various airport jobs.

Get that job booklet

Get That Job booklet (PDF) with classroom activities.