Jetstar Pilot Recruitment

Jetstar (AUS/NZ) Pilot Recruitment

Cadets, First Officers & Captains

Company Information

Last Recruitment Commenced: Ongoing requirements throughout 2017
Currently Recruiting: Yes (As of May 2017)
Previously Recruited Low Hour Pilots: Yes
Trend: Positive

Jetstar is an Australian Low Cost airline which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qantas. It was created because of the increasing business threat posed by Virgin Blue. It’s headquarters in in Melbourne Australia. Jetstar’s mission is to offer low fares to enable more people to fly to more places, more often. Since we launched in Australia in 2004, we’ve carried more than 200 million passengers.

The group consists of:

Jetstar Airways in Australia and New Zealand, wholly owned by the Qantas Group.

Jetstar Asia Airways, based in Singapore and managed by Newstar Holdings, majority-owned by Singapore company Westbrook Investments (51 per cent), with the Qantas Group holding the remaining 49 per cent.

Jetstar Pacific Airlines, based in Vietnam and majority-owned by Vietnam Airlines with the Qantas Group holding 30 per cent.

Jetstar Japan, a partnership between the Qantas Group, Japan Airlines, Mitsubishi Corporation and Tokyo Century Corporation.

Fleet & destination information below is based on Jetstar Australia and New Zealand  (not Jetstar Aisa / Pacific / Japan).

Jetstar AUS/NZ Pilot Bases:

  • Brisbane
  • Gold Coast
  • Cairns
  • Christchurch
  • Darwin
  • Melbourne
  • Newcastle
  • Perth
  • Sydney
  • Auckland
  • Christchurch

Current Fleet:

  • Total fleet of 70 aircraft
  • 53 x A320-200
  • 6 x A321-200
  • 11 x B787-8


Careers Website:


75 designations operating over 4,000 flights per weeks.

Current Recruitment:

Please note that we are not a recruitment agency – we bring you potential flight deck jobs of interest together into one place. If you have any queries about a specific role, you should contact the airline or agency directly. All job details were correct at the time of posting but may since have changed or been removed. We have no affiliation with Jetstar Airways – All information updated is from information obtained from the airline’s website.