Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Flight Attendant Hiring Update - August 20. 2013

As of 8/20/2013, there are 37 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 Rouge

Air Canada Rouge has hired 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. The airline is currently interviewing for the inaugural team of Air Canada Rouge flight attendants however they will be hiring throughout the year and candidates are welcome to apply now to be considered for future positions. To apply to become an Air Canada rouge flight attendant please send your résumé to: resumes@aircanadarouge.com. See website for more details.

Air Wisconsin

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

Alaska

Now hiring flight attendants but application window is temporarily closed. Interviews for this position will be held in the following cities in August with more dates/locations to be determined in the months to follow: Seattle, WA, Portland, OR, Los Angeles, CA, Anchorage, AK. You must be willing and able to provide transportation to and from the interview at your own expense. Thank you.*** Application window opens and closes rapidly so continue to check website for details/updates.

Allegiant

Now hiring Las Vegas based Inflight Instructor and Inflight Training Coordinator. If unable to attend an Open House, applicants may send resumes to careers@allegiantair.com, apply online. See website for details and updates.

American

American is hiring flight attendants with and without second language skills. For second languages, American seeks individuals who speak English and one of the following languages: German, French, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Portuguese, Finnish, Mandarin and Korean. Due to high volume, website access may be intermittent. Apply online. See website for updates and details. American filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on November 29, 2011. American and US Airways announced on February 14, 2013 their agreement to merge the two airlines pending government and bankruptcy court approvals. The merger approval and Plan of Reorganization (P.O.R.) is not expected until last quarter 2013.

British Airways

Airline is now interviewing for London-Heathrow based cabin crew members who are fluent in English and Mandarin. See website for specific requirements and more 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: 8/20 - Tampa, FL; 8/24 - Charleston, WV; 8/27 - Phoenix, AZ; 8/28 - Dallas, TX; 9/10 - South Bend, IN; 9/11 - St. Louis, MO; 9/17 - Jamaica, NY; 9/18 - Newark, NJ. 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 details and updates since several events are full and closed.

CommutAir

Now accepting applications for future classes. Apply online. See website for more details.

Compass Air

Ongoing Open House Interviews. 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 interviewing for Atlanta based GENERAL MANAGER CUSTOMER SERVICE TRAINING IN-FLIGHT SERVICE. Delta is no longer hiring flight attendants. The company has hired 400 flight attendants in 2013, mostly language qualified flight attendants. Hiring was for various domiciles. Delta has received over 22,000 applications for these positions. See website for updates.

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 hiring flight attendants for Newark, Cleveland, Chicago and Houston bases. ExpressJet and Atlantic Southeast Airlines have merged. Apply online. See website for details.

Frontier

Now interviewing for Denver based Inflight Administrator. Now interviewing flight attendants for the Denver crew base. 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

Interviewing for Honolulu based Manager of Inflight Training. No flight attendant interviewing. See website for details and updates..

Mesa

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

Pinnacle

Open House Interviews: 8/21, 9/4 - Detroit, MI; 9/9 - Minneapolis, MN. See website for more details and updates. 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.

Skywest

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

Spirit

Now accepting online applications for the Chicago based flight attendants. See website for more details.

United Airlines

United Airlines is no longer accepting applications for Flight Attendant positions. See website for more updates.

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 DCA and PHX based flight attendants. Apply online. Also interviewing for Charlotte based Inflight Services Coordinator. American and US Airways announced on February 14, 2013 their agreement to merge the two airlines pending government and bankruptcy court approvals expected in the third quarter 2013. See website for more details.

Virgin Atlantic

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

WestJet

Now hiring Calgary based flight attendants for new WestJet Encore division and for Calgary based 9-month term positions. Apply online. See website for details.

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