Qantas Link Trainee First Officers


QantasLink require Trainee First Officers.

QantasLink is Australia’s largest regional airline, operating a fleet of modern regional aircraft. They have built a reputation for excellence in safety, operational reliability, engineering, maintenance and customer service.

QantasLink proudly connects regional Australia to the world with a dedicated team of highly skilled and valued employees.

A career as a QantasLink pilot is extremely rewarding and fulfilling. QantasLink offers successful applicants an exciting and challenging flying career with Australia’s leading regional carrier in a two crew turbo-prop RPT operation. They operate a fleet of Dash 8 aircraft, including state of the art Q400s.

Minimum Requirements:

To be successful in this role you will have an unrestricted legal right to work in Australia as well as the following:

  • A Commercial Pilot Licence (For international applicants please see for licence information)
  • Passes in all Australian ATPL Theory subjects
  • English Language Proficiency Level 6 on your Licence
  • Hold current endorsements for Instrument Approach 2D and 3D on a current Australian Instrument Rating – Multi Engine Aeroplane (New Zealand applicants must have converted their licence/ratings to an Australian Licence/Rating prior to applying for a position)
  • Total aeronautical experience of 250 hours or greater
  • 70 hours or greater PIC of an aeroplane (excluding ICUS)
  • Current CASA or CAANZ Class 1 Aviation Medical Certificate
  • Be willing and able to pass a Drug and Alcohol Test
  • The ability to hold an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC)
  •  Hold a current passport with unrestricted access to all Qantas ports of call with at least 12 months validity