Are you a customer focused indivdiaul looking to join a dynamic and exciting team?

The daa are currently seeking to recruit dynamic and enthusiastic females to join their security team. The ASU officer will play a key role in delivering consistent, targeted levels of safety, security and services, and a quality user experience.

The primary focus of the security team is to ensure the safe, secure, smooth and timely processing of all passengers throughout Cork Airport on a 24/7 shift basis. The ASU officer rotates between duties within the security function on both a shift and roster basis.

You are guaranteed a minimum 16 hour contact but you must be fully flexible to ramp up to 40 hour if and when required.

Security responsibilities

  • Inspection and screening of passengers, staff, contractors, visitors and baggage to international standards as defined by ICAO and ECAC
  • Screening passengers & staff via the Walk Through Metal Detector (WTMD)
  • X-Ray examination and physical searching of hand baggage
  • Assist passengers with the screening process by providing information on regulatory requirements
  • Monitor and ensure the safe and efficient flow of passengers through Cork Airport including:
  • provide a proactive response to address any queuing or congestion issues
  • maintain clear walkways, routes and emergency exits
  • Escalate any security screening issues that arise to the security screening team lead
  • Monitor general compliance with fire, health and safety requirements, ensuring any fire, health and safety issues within Cork Airport are immediately reported and addressed
  • Monitor general terminal operations and ensure any operational issues/faults are immediately reported and resolved
  • Safe handling and storage of surrendered sharps, liquids and gels from security screening area
  • Control access to sterile areas, including thorough examination of:-
  • Boarding passes (all types, including electronic or other)
  • Access permits
  • Electronic escort passes
  • Management of tray supplies and loading of passenger items into trays and onto conveyor belts
  • Deal effectively with lost property left in the terminal



  • Strongly focus on meeting customer and stakeholder needs with concern beyond own area and for quality end-to-end passenger experience, ensuring security, safety and comfort is of the highest concern
  • Deliver high-quality performance to achieve set targets and specified quality standards and processes
  • Provide assistance as required in the event of an airport emergency or unplanned event including fire safety marshaling


Knowledge, skills and experience

  • Willingness to work in a shift environment where flexibility is required for changing passenger demands
  • Willingness to work a variety of shift patterns that include night duties, bank holidays and early morning starts (e.g. 04.00)
  • Ability to work in an environment where adherence to standard operating procedures is a significant feature of daily responsibilities
  • Experience in a service driven organisation is desirable
  • Strong customer orientation and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills and fluent standard of English
  • Professional, friendly and helpful in approach
  • Accredited Screener Certification certificate would be desirable
  • Understanding of Cork Airport operations is desirable
  • Committed to daa values

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