Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Flight Attendant Hiring Update - 2/19/2013

As of 2/19/2013, there are 38 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. For additional information, click on the name of each airline.

Air Canada

Periodic hiring for 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 more details.

Air Canada Rouge

Air Canada Rouge is currently looking to recruit 150 flight attendants for its July 2013 launch. The first wave of recruitment is now closed. However, you can still submit your résumés for future recruitment drives. See website for details.

Air Wisconsin

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

American

American has received over 20,000 applications for 1500 flight attendant vacancies. Due to the overwhelming response, American is now only hiring flight attendant applicants with second language proficiency. Languages include Finnish, Korean, Mandarin, Japanese, German, Italian. Interviewing will commence in December for class dates in January and February, 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: 2/20 - Nashville, TN; 2/21 - Omaha, NE; 2/27 - Philadelphia, PA; 2/28 - Cincinnati, OH. 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

Open House Interviews: 3/4, 3/27 - Minneapolis, MN. Now hiring flight attendants for Minneapolis and Detroit domiciles. Apply online for invitation to interviews. Some dates may be full. See website for details.

Delta

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 44,000 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.

EasyJet

Now interviewing for cabin crew for various bases throughout Europe and the U.K. 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.

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.

Frontier

Now interviewing flight attendants for Denver and Chicago crew bases. Frontier Airlines will provide space available travel to and from any Frontier Airlines city. If you are unable to attend a posted Open House Interview, please submit your cover letter & resume in Word format to otter@flyfrontier.com or fax to (720) 374-9243. Candidates selected to move forward with the interview process will be notified via e-mail. No telephone calls please. See website for more details.

GoJet

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: recruiting@gojetairlines.com. 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.

Hawaiian

Hawaiian will be interviewing in the Los Angeles area on 2/27 only for those who are fluent in English and Mandarin. There will be another posting soon for those interested in interviewing in Honolulu in the first week of March. See website for more details.

Mesa

Periodic Open House Interviews. Junior bases are Washington Dulles and Chicago. See website for more details/updates since application window may be closed.

Omni Air

Interviewing for Inflight Managers for DFW and ATL bases.Held flight attendant Open House Interviews on 2/13. 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

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

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.

Skywest

Periodic Open House Interviews: See website for more details/updates.

Spirit

Now hiring flight attendants for the new Dallas/Ft.Worth crew base. Also interviewing for Las Vegas based Inflight Supervisor. See website for details.

United Airlines

United Airlines is now hiring and is accepting applications for non-language specific Flight Attendant positions. The airline is also accepting applications from individuals fluent in English and one or more of the following languages: Mandarin, German, Hebrew, 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.

WestJet

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

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