LOT Polish Airlines Non-Rated First Officers

Website LOT Polish Airlines

LOT Polish Airlines is looking for Warsaw and Budapest based Non-Rated First Officers.

Join one of the fastest growing airlines in Europe!

Our main goal is to build an established position of the most favorite carrier in Central-Eastern Europe. LOT Polish Airlines is the only airline in region, having a still growing and well explored segment of long haul flights. Our network consists of more than 100 connections, including direct long haul flights from Warsaw and Budapest to USA, Canada and Asia.

We are operating on modern, diversified and young fleet, assuring extraordinary career opportunities for all pilots. By the end of 2019, we will be flying on 15 Boeing 787 Dreamliners, more than 20 Boeing 737s (-400/-800/-MAX 8), as well as 30 Embraers (170/175/190/195) and 12 Bombardiers Q400.

For the time being, more than 700 pilots are cooperating with LOT, carrying out regular and charter flights every day. By starting flying with LOT, pilot gains the best career opportunity in region: starting from turboprop Bombardier Q400, through narrow-body jet planes as Embraer and Boeing B737 (including brand new B737 MAX 8), finishing on wide-body, top of the art, Boeing B787 Dreamliner.

FIRST OFFICER Q400 / EMB / B737 Warsaw/Budapest


  • at least 200 flight hours experience on planes
  • valid EASA PART FCL CPL(A) or ATPL(A), license
  • passed theoretical ATPL exams
  • valid IR/ME rating
  • PBN validation
  • MCC course certificate
  • at least ICAO Level 4 proficiency
  • valid Class 1 Medical
  • the right to live and work in European Union

We are looking mostly for pilots, willing to bond on long term with LOT and benefit from an extensive career varieties on different types of planes. For pilots, who would like to stay with us even longer, we offer an unique increasing compensation scheme, as the time and experience grow.

Taking into consideration very dynamic growth of Company and different fleets, pilot meeting our requirements can expect a very fast upgrade for a Captain position, that is why we are focused on finding out candidates, demonstrating superior competences from the very beginning. One of the requirements is minimum of 500 hours on LOT Group aircrafts.

We offer a stable, monthly published roster, which is published in 2 weeks advance. What is more, according solely to your preference, you will start duties from one of our two bases: Warsaw or Budapest (concerns only EMB).

We are not charging our future pilots with Type Rating costs – if only You satisfy our minimum requirements, including aviation knowledge and type of personality, You can be sure that we would like to start working with You and present our offer.

 The recruitment process usually takes a few days and is finished with a feedback, including decision taken by the recruitment team and the date of expected start of training.

If you are interested in working with LOT and you furfil the requirements stated above, please fill the application form.