Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Flight Attendant Hiring Update - 12/10/2013

by Joseph Belotti

As of 12/10/2013, there are 39 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. Air Canada Rouge, a division of Air Canada is now hiring flight attendants. To apply, 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.


Interviewing for Las Vegas based Inflight Supervisor. If unable to attend an Open House, applicants may send resumes to careers@allegiantair.com, apply online. See website for more details and updates.


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 more 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 official Plan of Reorganization (P.O.R.) took place on December 9, 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, New York 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

Upcoming Open House Interviews: 12/10/2013, 12/11/2013 - Chicago, IL; 12/18/2013 - Cleveland, 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 details and updates since several events are full and closed.


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

Compass Air

Upcoming Open House Interviews: 12/11/2013 - Los Angeles, CA. Now hiring flight attendants for Minneapolis and Detroit domiciles. Apply online for invitation to interviews. Some dates may be full. See website for more details.


Delta is hiring flight attendants with second language skills. For second languages, Delta seeks individuals who speak English and one of the following languages: Mandarin, Cantonese, Danish, Dutch, Hindi, and French. Delta has received over 22,000 applications for these positions. See website for details and updates.


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


Upcoming Open House interviews: 12/14/2013 - Denver, CO. This event is now at capacity and the airline is no longer accepting RSVPs to the event. Now interviewing flight attendants for Denver and Chicago crew bases.. Frontier Airlines will not provide travel to and from any Frontier Airlines event. 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 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: 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


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


Now interviewing for flight attendant positions for new Anchorage base, but application window is closed. See website for updates.


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

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.


Upcoming Open House Interviews: 1/7/2014 - Chicago, IL; 1/28/2014 - Minneapolis, MN; 2/5/2014 - Los Angeles, CA. See website for details.


Interviewing for Chicago based flight attendants. Also hiring Chicago based Inflight Supervisor. See website for details.

United Airlines

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

US Airways

US Airways has temporarily suspended flight attendant interviewing due to overwhelming response. American and US Airways officially merged on December 9. 2013.. See website for updates.

Virgin Atlantic

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

Virgin America

Virgin America is hiring Inflight Team Members (flight attendants) for various domiciles but application window is temporarily closed. The San Francisco based low cost airline began service on August 8, 2007 and operates a fleet of Airbus 319 and 320 aircraft. Apply online. See website for more details.


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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