Working in Hospitality and Catering

Around five million passengers pass through East Midlands Airport. Around 5,000 members of staff work on the airport site. Many will buy food on site. Some passengers and staff will stay overnight before or after their flight so there are many opportunities to work in hospitality of catering, from Fast Food Service Assistant to Hotel Manager.

Hospitality and Catering jobs at EMA

Andrew works for HMS Host who operate seven different food and beverage outlets at the airport. He talks about the variety of different roles available at HMS Host ranging from chefs, waiting staff and baristas.


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.