Jet2.com Pilot Recruitment
Cadet, First Officer & Captain Jobs With Jet2
Last Recruitment Commenced: Ongoing throughout 2017 Currently Recruiting: Yes (As of APR 2018) Previously Recruited Low Hour Pilots: Yes Trend: Postive
Jet2.com Limited is a British low-cost airline based at Leeds Bradford Airport, England.
It has a fleet of 68 aircraft and operates 216 scheduled routes from nine UK bases and one Spanish base to 58 destinations. Jet2.com is the fourth largest scheduled airline in the UK and continues to grow rapidly. Jet2.com also operates an overnight cargo-carrying fleet for Royal Mail and offers a charter service through its Jet2charters brand.
Sister company Jet2holidays offers ABTA and ATOL protected package holidays with accommodation, transfers and Jet2.com flights to 47 city and sun destinations. Jet2.com had around 4,000 employees as of April 2015.
Jet2 has a history of recruiting directly for all ranks including low hour pilot positions. Over the last couple of years, they have run their Pilot Apprentice program which allows the successful applicant to gain experience in various airline departments before going onto completing a type rating on the B737 or 757. The cost of the type rating is paid by the company and the applicant bonded for a few years.
Jet2 Careers website describe the Pilot Apprentice Program: “The Pilot Apprentice programme will begin at Leeds Bradford International Airport and our Commercial Office in Leeds, where you will undertake a planned schedule geared towards giving you maximum exposure to the full range of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays business areas. This includes (among others) our Contact Centre, Operations, Finance, Human Resources, Jet2holidays and Engineering Teams. You will then support a wide range of Operational Teams, undertaking duties as Cabin Crew, Flight Planning and in our Training Centre in Bradford as well as the Crew rooms across our UK Bases.”
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