Road works - M6 northbound to M62 westbound carriageways: We have been notified that surfacing works are due to take place on M6 northbound to M62 westbound carriageways on 23rd April 2018 for approximately two weeks between the hours of 20.00 and 05.00, Monday to Friday. Read More

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PERSONAL QUALITIES
• An ability to understand technical information, as pilots need to know how their aircraft works.
• Excellent spatial awareness and coordination.
• Good communication and teamwork skills.
• The ability to think quickly and make decisions in difficult situations remaining calm under pressure.
• Discipline, self-confidence and commitment.
• Leadership skills, with the ability to give clear commands to cabin crew and passengers.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
• A minimum of five GCSEs and two A-levels.
• A good level of understanding of Maths and Physics is necessary; therefore, any qualifications that demonstrate this will be advantageous.
• A degree or postgraduate qualification is not required, although some people may choose to take one to make them stand out from other competition.

MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS
• None specific, generally good physical and mental health.
RESPONSIBILITIES
• Ensuring the safety of the Aircraft, crew and passengers
• Ensuring you stay within your legally allowed flying hours.

WHAT DOES A TYPICAL DAY INVOLVE
• Logging into the database to see notices to the crew and checking critical information that is on there.
• Log in to view your flight plan, this will include information on fuel, routes and timings.
• Ensure the Aircraft has had all of the relevant safety checks.
• Receive weather updates for all locations that are relevant for the destination you are about to fly to.
• Inputting the flight plan onto the planes system.

 

Please look at the following websites for more information:

https://careers.easyjet.com/
http://www.flybe.com/corporate/careers/
http://corporate.ryanair.com/careers/
https://wizzair.com/en-GB/career/cabin_crew
http://www.blueairweb.com/careers/
http://tuijobsuk.co.uk/work-at-tui-travel/thomson-retail/
http://careers.aerlingus.com/
http://www.vueling.com/en/we-are-vueling/employment
http://www.czechairlines.com/en/worldwide/portal_intropage.htm