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Baggage Handler – GGS Ground Services (London Gatwick Airport)

Location:  |  Posted: 15 April, 2024


**We are currently recruiting Baggage Handler (New Entry & Experienced) to join our growing team on a Full Time, Permanent basis.**

One Resourcing Ltd are extremely proud to be recruiting, once again, on behalf of our client GGS Ground Services. GGS provide airport ground services to the most prestigious airline operating at London Gatwick Airport supporting British Airways, Vueling, BA Euroflyer, Air India, Iberia Express, Qatar Airways & Singapore Airlines.

**Please note all candidates must hold a full UK driving licence, provide a full 5 year background check and have access to the airport to start as early as 04:00am.**

  • Pay Rate: £13.18ph/ £25,697.93 – £14.89ph/ £29,044.64(Plus additional £2080 shift pay allowance)
  • Contract: Permanent, Full Time (37.5 hours per week)
  • Roster: 5on 3off (Earlies & Lates)
  • Overtime: Monday-Friday = Time and a Half / Weekends & Bank Holidays = Double Pay
  • Benefits: Discounted BA tickets (Standby & Hotline), Staff Discounts at Airport Retailers & Restaurants, Free Car Parking, Discounted train and bus tickets to LGW.

We are pleased to announce that an exciting opportunity has arisen within GGS for the position of Baggage Handler (NEW ENTRANTS & EXPERIENCED). This is a permanent contract directly with GGS.


  • To assist the Team Supervisor with the efficient operation of the chute / line / baggage sorting area
  • Use of a baggage tug – after relevant training
  • Delivery of baggage to aircraft side
  • Delivery / collection of baggage to the Re-flight Unit / drop-off point
  • Delivery / collection of empty containers to / from the appropriate storage area
  • Reporting of defective equipment
  • Ensuring equipment is kept clean and tidy and is stored in the correct area and manner
  • Ensuring that all Health & Safety requirements are adhered to and the reporting of those that are not
  • Ensuring company procedures, customer SLA and performance targets are met
  • Represent the Company in a professional manner


  • Full Manual UK Driving Licence
  • 5 years worth of satisfactory references to obtain a full air-side pass.
  • The ability to work accurately under pressure
  • Able to demonstrate excellent communication skills
  • Ability to access the airport for early morning starts (car parking costs are covered)
  • A satisfactory criminal record check

So, if you are looking to embark on a new career in 2024 then please send through your CV and we will look to assist you in making your first step in securing your dream role working at the airport!

Please note that due to the high amount of applications we expect for this role we will only be able to contact suitable candidates.

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Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: £27,781.00-£31,115.50 per year


  • Canteen
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Free flu jabs
  • Free or subsidised travel
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking

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