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By Helicopter - Direct to Tresco

By Helicopter - Direct to Tresco

Fly direct to Tresco with Penzance Helicopters - making the flight to the Isles of Scilly as memorable as the destination

Before you Arrive

Before you Arrive

Our pre-arrival checklist - from letting us know your travel plans to ordering your wine and groceries

Tresco Offers & Breaks

Tresco Offers & Breaks

From seasonal escapes to wellness and creative breaks and last-minute offers, discover our latest offers & breaks on Tresco Island

Tresco Island Gift Vouchers

Tresco Island Gift Vouchers

From a luxurious spa day or indulgent dinner to a weekend island retreat. Treat someone special to the ultimate island experience.

Eating

Eating

From beachfront dining to our cosy inn, get a taste for island-inspired dining with a Tresco twist

Grocery

Grocery

Place a pre-arrival grocery order and we'll deliver to your accommodation on your arrival

Events & Experiences

Events & Experiences

From the Low Tide Event to live music, Abbey Garden Theatre and more, discover extraordinary events on the Isles of Scilly

Day Trips to Tresco

Day Trips to Tresco

Whether you're coming from elsewhere on Scilly, or further afield in Devon or Cornwall, a day trip to Tresco is the perfect day out

Transport Driver - Tresco Heliport

We're looking for seasonal additions to our Heliport's welcoming transport teams - providing an efficient & friendly electric shuttle service for guests arriving and departing by helicopter or boat.

Department: Tresco Heliport

Reporting to: Heliport Manager

Salary: from 11.45 per hour

Hours: Full Time

Contract Length: Seasonal, April to November

Duties Include

  • Providing first-class customer service, including taking pride in your uniform and your appearance as you often the first and last point of contact with our customers
  • Driving electric busses to drop guests to their accommodation at the start of their stay, and pick them up on their departure
  • Welcoming passengers and checking them in on arrival at the heliport
  • Building and maintaining effective relationships with staff, community, customers and helicopter operator
  • Taking care of customers and handling queries
  • Finding solutions and reassuring guests in case of flight disruption
  • Loading and unloading luggage weighing up to 20kg each, often in challenging weather conditions
  • Taking responsibility for the daily inspection of all vehicles. Working with a checklist from Engineering – all defects will be immediately reported to the Heliport Manager
  • Identifying and mitigating risk in a compliance environment and staying accountable for your own actions to ensure the safe operation of the heliport

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Should have good communication, customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Must Have a full driving license (clean preferred)
  • Must be confident in driving larger vehicles
  • Work well individually and as part of a wider team
  • Should be a confident problem solver and able to think logistically
  • Fit and able to lift baggage to and from boats and other vehicles
  • Will be experienced in working to a fluid schedule which is subject to delay and changes depending on weather etc

Living and Working Here

We offer excellent rates of pay, provide all staff with accommodation and pay for your travel to the island at the start and end of your contract. We know a good team member when we see them, and there are regular opportunities for progression within our business.

Besides getting to work on a beautiful island with the beach on your doorstep, you’ll also receive extensive benefits. These include 20% discount in our shop and restaurants, complimentary boat tickets to explore the islands, and preferential rates in our holiday accommodation so friends and family can come and visit.

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Stay on Tresco

Winter and Festive breaks are not always available to book online - for cottage stays or New Inn breaks over the winter months please go to Winter on Tresco or call 01720 422849.

Or call +44 (0)1720 422 849