Wednesday, August 01, 2012

Flight Attendant Hiring Update - 8/01/12

As of 8/01/12, there are 32 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) Also noted are airlines that have recently hired, but have temporarily closed their application window. These airlines should be monitored closely for hiring status changes.

Air Wisconsin

Now hiring flight attendants for selected domiciles. Apply online. See website for more details.

Alaska

Now interviewing flight attendant, but hiring window is closed. Interviews being conducted in August in the following cities: Seattle, Anchorage, San Diego. Airline expects to hire six - eight classes in 2012. The base assignment for this position is in either Seattle or Anchorage. Selected candidates must be willing to accept a domicile base in either location. You must be willing and able to provide transportation to and from the interview at your own expense. Apply online. See website for more details and updates.

Atlantic Southeast/ExpressJet

Now interviewing for flight attendant positions in Newark, Cleveland, Chicago and Houston. ExpressJet and Atlantic Southeast Airlines have merged. Apply online. 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

8/1 - Washington, D.C.; 8/7 - Columbus, OH; 8/8 - Philadelphia, PA. 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 and updates since several events are full and closed.

CommutAir

Now interviewing for Cleveland, OH and Newark, NJ and Syracuse, NY domiciles. Apply online. See website for details.

Compass Air

Ongoing Open House Interviews. Now hiring flight attendants for Minneapolis and Detroit domiciles. Apply online for invitation to interviews. See website for details.

Delta

Now hiring flight attendants with Japanese 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 details.

Emirates

The Emirates Cabin Crew Recruitment Team has resumed hiring. Apply online or in person in Dubai. Please continue to check the website regularly and keep your application details updated. See website for other Open Days and Global Assessment Days dates and details. The company has several interview dates scheduled in the United States.

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.

Jet Blue

JetBlue is now accepting applications for Inflight Crew (flight attendant) positions, but only posts the flight attendant listing during the beginning of every month (usually the first 7 days). Due to Caribbean expansion, JetBlue is interviewing for English/Spanish bilingual Inflight crew (flight attendant) positions. Check website for updates.

Mesa

Periodic Open House Interviews. Junior bases are Washington Dulles and Chicago. See website for details.

Piedmont

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

Pinnacle

Conducted Open House Interviews in July, 2012. On April 1, 2012, Pinnacle Airlines Corp., parent company of Pinnacle Airlines, Inc., announced that the company and its subsidiaries have filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.

Qatar Airways

Ongoing Open House Interview(s): See website for details.

Qantas UK

Qantas Cabin Crew UK is hiring flight attendants. All flight attendants will be based in the United Kingdom and will operate on Qantas services from London to Asia. Applicants must have the legal right to live and work in the United Kingdom. Please Note: There is no opportunity for cabin crew to operate to Australia or to transfer to Qantas Airways in Australia. Apply online. See website for details.

Singapore

Singapore Airlines has opportunities for citizens of the following countries: Singapore, Indonesia, India, Korea, Kuala Lumpur, Taiwan, Ipoh and Japan. See website for more details.

Spirit

Periodic flight attendant hiring. See website for more details.

United Airlines

United Airlines is no longer accepting applications for Flight Attendant positions, Apply online. See website for details.

Virgin America

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

Virgin Atlantic

Now hiring cabin crew for London/Heathrow base, but application window is closed. See website for updates.

WestJet

Currently recruiting Calgary based Bilingual - advanced speaking French/English Flight Attendants. Apply online. See website for details.

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