Thursday, January 03, 2013

Flight Attendant Hiring Update - 1/3/13

As of 1/03/13, there are 34 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 Canada

Now hiring Toronto based flight attendants. Priority will be given to candidates completely fluent in English and French. Candidates fluent in English or French and one or more of the following languages will also be considered: Japanese, Korean, Cantonese, Mandarin, Spanish, Italian, German, Arabic, Hebrew, Portuguese, Dutch or Greek.See website for details.

Air Wisconsin

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


Now hiring part-time flight attendants for various bases. If unable to attend an Open House, applicants may send resumes to, apply online. See website for details/updates.


American has received over 20,000 applications for 1500 flight attendant vacancies. Due to the overwhelming response, American is now only hiring applicants with second language proficiency. Languages include Finnish, Korean, Mandarin, Japanese, German, Italian. Interviewing will commence in December for class dates in January, 2013. This hiring is due to a recent cash buyout of over 2,000 flight attendants. Due to high volume, website access may be intermittent. Apply online. See website for details. American filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on November 29, 2011. American is currently in talks with US Airways concerning a possible merger of the two airlines.

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: 1/4 - Las Vegas, NV; 1/9 - Atlantic City, NJ; 1/10 - Greensboro, NC. Please email your request and state what city event you will be attending. Email: 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.


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

Compass Air

Open House Interviews: 2/5 - Detroit, MI. Now hiring flight attendants for Minneapolis and Detroit domiciles. Apply online for invitation to interviews. Some dates may be full. See website for details.


Now hiring flight attendants. Delta projects it will hire an additional 400 flight attendants in 2013 and prefers language qualified flight attendants. Hiring is for various domiciles. Delta has received over 22,000 applications for these positions. The airline is seeking those who are fluent in English and preferably one of the following languages: Portuguese, Japanese, Mandarin, French and Hindi. Apply online. See website for details.


Now interviewing for cabin crew for various bases throughout Europe and the U.K. Apply online. See website for details.


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.


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.


Accepting applications for flight attendant positions for Chicago, St Louis and Raleigh-Durham domiciles. Apply by mail, fax or online. Fax number: 314-222-4399. Email: See website for 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.


Open House Interviews: 1/10 - Charlotte, NC. Junior bases are Washington Dulles and Chicago. See website for details/updates since application window may be closed.

Omni Air

Open House Interviews: 1/10 - Dallas, TX. If you are a Flight Attendant on furlough from another airline, Omni requires you to give up your recall rights and submit a letter of resignation before you start training. Email HR Department for inquiries. See website for more details.


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

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


Open House Interviews: 1/9 - San Jose, CA; 1/16 - Los Angeles, CA; 1/31 - Chicago, IL; 2/6 - Denver, CO. See website for more details.


Open House Interviews: 1/4, 1/5 - Dallas, TX. Now hiring flight attendants for the new Dallas/Ft.Worth crew base. Also interviewing for Dallas based Inflight Supervisor. See website for more details.

United Airlines

United Airlines is no longer accepting applications for non-language specific Flight Attendant positions. The airline is accepting applications from individuals fluent in the following languages: Japanese. Apply online. See website for more details.

US Airways

US Airways has received over 11,000 flight attendant applications for 450 positions the airline expects to fill this fall and winter. Interviews are now being conducted for PHL, CLT,   and PHX based flight attendants. Apply online. See website for details.

Virgin Atlantic

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


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

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