Advice from recruiters

There are a lot of businesses that operate from East Midlands Airport and they are always looking for talented people to join their teams. In this video, some of the recruiters from businesses such as Alpha LSG, DHL, Dixons, Greggs and East Midlands Airport Customer Services offer their advice on how to get a job.

What do recruiters look for?

Watch this video to find out what recruiters are looking for in their ideal candidate and get advice on what to put in your CV to make it stand out from the crowd.


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.

Assessment Centre

Assessment Centre Overview

Watch this video to find out what an assessment centre is and what you might be expected to do when you attend an assessment event.

Group Task

Travel and Tourism students from Derby College volunteered to take part in a mock assessment centre and interview process for this resource.

Advice for Interviews

Students take part in mock interviews at EMA. See how they got on and hear the feedback from their interviewers.

Mock Interviews

Find out what a interview at EMA is like and what sort of things you might be asked.