Monday, February 28, 2011

Flight Attendant Hiring Update: 2/28/11

As of 02/28/11, there are 31 airlines either hiring flight attendants and/or Inflight Managers or are accepting resumes/applications.

Here are a few of the airlines that are hiring flight attendants/managers or have upcoming Open House Interview(s):

American

American has announced that it will recall over 300 furloughed flight attendants and that it will hire approxiamtely 30 Los Angeles based flight attendants with a Mandarin second language background. See website for details.

British Airways

Now accepting mixed fleet cabin crew applications. Flight attendant applicants must hold a valid E.U. Passport allowing unrestricted world-wide travel and the right to live and work within the E.U. with no time restrictions. See website for specific requirements and details. Sign up for email hiring alerts direct from BA. Apply for open positions online.

Cathay Pacific

Now interviewing for San Francisco and Los Angeles based flight attendants. US citizenship or individuals with resident status or the right to live and work in the United States may apply. Must be 19 and be fluent in written and spoken English and be fluent in one of the following languages: Cantonese, Mandarin, Vietnamese, Tagalog, or Japanese. Interested applicants should send a resume via email. See website for details.

Chautauqua/Republic/Shuttle America

Open House Interviews: 3/1 - New York, NY; 3/2 - Cleveland, OH; 3/7 - Indianapolis, IN; 3/9 - St. Louis, MO; 3/16 - Washington, DC; 3/22 - Raleigh-Durham, NC; 3/29 - Milwaukee, WI. Please email your request and state what city event you will be attending. Email: FAopenhouse@rjet.com. The airline will respond with an official invitation and complete information for the event you have chosen to attend. Please print out your invitation to serve as entry to the event. Apply online if unable to attend an open house. See website for more details since several events are full and closed.

Colgan Air

Now hiring for Newark, Washington (Dulles), and Houston bases. To Apply: Email your resume to TammyPerkins@colganair.com or fax 703.361.8034. See website for more details.

Delta

Now hiring flight attendants with and without second language experience. Delta prefers language qualified flight attendants for various domiciles especially those who are fluent in English and preferably one of the following languages: ARABIC, CANTONESE, CZECH, DANISH, DUTCH, FRENCH, GERMAN, GREEK, HUNGARIAN, HEBREW, ITALIAN, JAPANESE, PORTUGUESE, SPANISH, SWEDISH. Apply online. See website for more details.

Emirates

The Emirates Cabin Crew Recruitment Team has resumed hiring. Apply online or in person in Dubai. See website for more details.

GoJet

Accepting applications for flight attendant positions. Apply online or send resume to: 11495 Navaid Road, Suite 133, Bridgeton, MO 63044. You may also fax or email. Fax number: 314-222-4399. Email: recruiting@gojetairlines.com. See website for more details.

Gulf Air

Flight attendant hiring only for Bahraini Nationals. Gulf Air is a Pan Gulf carrier based in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Multi-cultural flight attendants are hired from over 60 nationalities including citizens of US, Canada, India, China, Australia, Eastern and Western Europe, Russia and South America. Apply online. See website for more details.

Mesaba

Open House Interview(s): 3/1, 3/8, 3/9 - Bloomington, MN; 3/3 - Memphis, TN. See website for details.

Piedmont

Piedmont Airlines/US Airways Express is currently accepting resumes. Apply online. See website for details.

Pinnacle

Ongoing interviews for Atlanta, Detroit, Memphis, Minneapolis and New York (JFK) based flight attendants. Apply online. Please check the Pinnacle website for details.

Qatar Airways

Open House Interview(s): 3/5 - Dhaka, Bangladesh; 3/5 - Ahmedabad, India; 3/5 - Jakarta, Indonesia; 3/5 - Bratislava, Slovakia; 3/5 - Nicosia, Cyprus; 3/6 - Sofia, Bulgaria; 3/11 - Dubai, UAE; 3/12 - Kolkata, India; 3/12 - Mahe, Seychelles; 3/12 - Shanghai, China; 3/12 - Budapest, Hungary; 3/12 - Chennai, India; 3/12 - Seoul, S. Korea. Qatar has announced a major expansion of service to Europe. Qatar is a multinational airline hiring candidates from all nationalities. Apply online. See website for details.

Southwest

Southwest accepted flight attendant applications online for approximately four hours earlier this month. Monitor website for future hiring. Southwest has announced that it will acquire AirTran. Southwest is interviewing flight attendants periodically. They typically accept resumes for only one or two days a month and then interview from the applicant pool. See website for updates or register for email alerts when they open the website for online applications. See website for future updates.

Spirit

Ongoing Open House Interviews: Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Spirit is interviewing for Ft. Lauderdale based flight attendants. Apply online. See website for more details.

US Airways

US Airways is now accepting applications for Phoenix based flight attendants. The company has announced that it plans to hire up to 420 flight attendants. Apply online. See website for more details.

Virgin America

Virgin America is now hiring Inflight Team Members (flight attendants) for their San Francisco base.

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