Air Import Operator

Centric People

Air Import Operator – Hounslow TW8 – £14.00 per hour –   Full Time hours 4 on 4 off – Day shift > Apply Today!!
Centric Talent are currently recruiting for a talented and Air Import Operative to join our clients team based at their air operating centre in Hounslow.
Our client provides global supply chain solutions to connect people, products and providers all around the world. Present in 170 countries and with more than 110,000 employees spread over 1,300 sites, we are well on our way to achieving our vision: to be a Top 5 global 3PL.
They believe that their employees are the key to their success. They want to engage and empower their diverse, global team to co-create value with their customers through their solutions in contract logistics and air, ocean, ground, and finished vehicle transport. 
We are looking for an experienced candidate with a demonstratable background in Air Operations.

Air Import Operator – The Role & Responsibilities 


  • Reporting into the Air Operation Manager you will handle Air import shipments.
  • Liaising with overseas agents & airline handling agents arranging renoms, BI’s / handover invoices, T1 discharge, create records ensure customs clearance is completed, bond check, cass invoices.
  • Working closely with the warehouse and the Import customer service team and overseas offices.
  • Track and Trace shipments, milestone updates, archiving documents.
  • You will be communicating with a wide range of both external customers, agents as well as internal stakeholders, so strong and confident communication both verbal and written is a must.

Experience needed for this role 

  • Ideal candidate will have previous experience in air freight operations
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of import
  • Previous experience of working with cargo wise would be advantageous. 
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills, as well as a natural and strong communicator with the ability to problem solve and adapt.

Air Import Operator – Working Hours

This is a full-time position working 4 on 4 off shift pattern 0700 – 1900
Pay rate £14.00 per hour (double time bank holiday £28ph)


This is a really exciting opportunity to become a member of the team, and be part of a lively and diverse team of people that continues to grow and develop, working at our client’s busy, exciting site

If you feel you have what it takes to join this team and would like to speak to someone about this superb job, please click ‘Apply’ today, and we will be in touch ASAP to progress your application.
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