Guiding over 2.2 million flights - carrying some 200 million passengers - is no mean feat. But thanks to a combination of state-of-the-art technology and the expertise and dedication of our people, that's what NATS achieves over the course of a year. And it's what makes NATS such an exciting place to work.
We want you to be happy, engaged and challenged by your work. We have set ourselves some challenging targets over the next few years and one thing is clear: we can only achieve these through our people. We will be leading the way technically, operationally, commercially and politically. You can help us shape the future of the aviation industry by setting new standards in safety, service and value to all our customers.
220 million passengers handled in the UK each year
15 UK Towers
1900 Air Traffic Controllers
2 centres in Swanwick and Prestwick
Operated in more than 30 countries
NATS is the UKs leading air traffic management provider, maintaining the orderly, efficient and, above all, safe passage of aircraft through UK airspace and beyond.
We provide Airport ATS at 15 major commercial airports in UK, as well as Gibraltar, under competitive contract to the airport operator.
3 Schemes available - Graduate Scheme, Industrial Placement and Engineering technician Scheme and we typically recruit from students with the following disciplines:
Student Case Studies:
Why not meet some of our past students, and see what they have to say about us?.
Deep Chawla, Direct Entry Graduate
Urte Steponkute, Industrial Placement
Kieran Clark , Engineering Technician
People working at NATS have long and rewarding careers. You can benefit from top of the range training and training facilities and advanced technology, along with a competitive package, great benefits and a friendly working environment.
You can also enjoy also a wide variety of sports and social clubs, discounts on events ranging from air shows to theatre, and we encourage our people to network and get together whenever possible. There is even an on-site gym at our larger sites and subsidised canteen.