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Ryanair Sun, a standalone business unit of the Ryanair Group, has had a successful launch this summer and is well and truly up and running operating both charter and scheduled flights. With our current fleet of 5 x B737-800s, and plans for expansion in summer 2019, we are now seeking experienced B737 Captains and First Officers to operate a combination of charter flying in summer and schedule flying in winter. We have direct local contracts available with Ryanair Sun at all of our Polish bases. €15,000 joining bonus will be paid to all B737 CP & FO joining Ryanair Sun, Polish bases are filling up fast so there are a limited number of spaces available. One-day assessments will be held at London-Stansted with flights to attend provided on the Ryanair network.


What We Require From You:

  • Unrestricted right to live and work in the EU
  • Date of Birth – (Not over 65)
  • Licence Type – a) EASA Part FCL b) JAR FCL
  • Validity of Licence – (Must be valid).
  • Validity of Medical – Must hold a valid EU (Part-MED) issued Class 1 medical certificate.
  • Minimum 3,500 hours total flying time (All Applications)
  • Minimum of 2,000 hours on a Multi-crew, Multi-engine aircraft weighing in excess of 30,000kg MTOW with an established airline.(All Applications)
  • Minimum of 800 hours Pilot in Command (PIC) on a Multi-crew, Multi-engine jet aircraft weighing in excess of 30,000kg. (No PIC hours on Turboprop aircraft shall be considered). (Non-Rated Application)
  • Minimum 500 hours PIC on the B737-300 to 900 series.(Rated Application)
  • For JAA & EASA licence holders the application must be made within 36 months of the most recent B737 300-900 “Valid Until” date specified in Section XII “Certificate of Revalidation”. i.e. the B737 300-900 Rating must not have expired for longer than 3 years at the intended (OCC) course commencement date.
  • English Language Proficiency – minimum required proficiency Level is Operational Level (Level 4). (Written proficiency is required at Operational level). (Reference: ICAO Doc 9835).
  • Must have operated on B737 300-900 as Commander within the 36 months prior to the course start date. (Rated Application)


What We Can Offer You:

  • Outstanding earnings potential – Captains earn €169 per scheduled block hour flown. (Average of 850 flown annually).
  • €15,000 Joining Bonus.
  • Local Polish direct contracts.
  • The best roster, 5 on 4 off in winter and 5 on 3 off in summer. Guaranteed days off.
  • A variety of Scheduled and Charter flying.
  • Unrivalled career progression – new aircraft and bases create opportunities for promotion to LTC, TRE, Base Captain, etc.
  • Job security – supported by one of the most successful airlines in the world.
  • Fastest Time to Command.
  • Industry leading training.
  • New modern fleet – our fleet consists entirely of next generation Boeing 737-800s with an average age of five years, with Boeing 737 Max 200’s arriving in 2019.

Applications are online.