Vietnam Airlines Airbus A320 / A350 Rated Captains

Website Vietnam Airlines

Vietnam Airlines is one of the largest leading airline firms in the region in terms of high-quality services and business efficiency. In recent years, VNA has incessantly not only developed its current network but also continued to expand and add many new international and domestic flights.

In the future, we would be looking for skilled pilots who would like to work for VNA all over the world with many attractive opportunities and the best working conditions such as a proactive and friendly environment, flexible working patterns, new aircrafts as well as numerous benefits.

Rishworth Aviation on behalf of their client Vietnam Airlines has a number of Captain/TRE/TRI positions available below:

  • A320/321 Captain
  • A320/321 Line Training Captain / TRE / TRI

Base: 

Hanoi or Ho Chi Minh

Minimum Requirements Captain – Airbus:

  • 3,500 Total Flight Hours
  • 1,500 Total PIC Hours on commercial aircraft & 500 PIC hours on A320/A321
  • Last PIC flight on A320/A321 within the last 12 months at date of start of assignment
  • ICAO ATPL
  • Current class 1 medical
  • Valid A320 OPC
  • Under 63 years of age for men and 58 for women (due to Vietnamese labour law)
  • Minimum height – 165 cm tall for men and 160 cm for women

Screenings Available:

May: 15 – 16, 22 – 23 and 29 – 30

June: 4 – 5, 11 – 12, 18 – 19 and 25 – 26

Additional dates can be arranged to suit your availability!

Minimum Requirements LTC, TRI, TRE – Airbus:

  • 3,500 Total Flight Hours
  • 1,500 Total PIC Hours on commercial aircraft and 500 Total PIC Hours on A320/A321
  • Last PIC flight on A320/A321 within the last 12 months at date of start of assignment
  • ICAO ATPL and International Flight Experience
  • Valid OPC on A320
  • Minimum height – 165 cm tall for men and 160 cm for women
  • Under 63 years of age for men and 58 for women (due to Vietnamese labour law)
  • Currently working as a LTC/TRI/TRE on type for 2 years. Must be able to provide an A320 TRI/TRE certificate from your CAA (if not on licence)

Screenings Available:

May: 2 – 3, 8 – 9, 15 – 16, 22 – 23 and 29 – 30

Additional dates can be arranged to suit your availability!

Minimum Requirements Captain – A350:

  • 5,000+ Total Flight Hours
  • 2,000+ Total PIC Hours on commercial aircraft
  • 500+ Total PIC Hours on A350
  • Under 63 years of age for men and 58 for women (due to Vietnamese labour law)
  • Date of last flight on A350 within the last 12 months
  • Valid OPC on A350
  • Minimum Height – 165cm for women & 160cm for women
  • Valid ICAO ATPL with valid A350 Type Rating and Class 1 Medical

LTC/TRI/TRE opportunities are also available on the A350!

Benefits:

  • Fly for the national flag carrier on a large network
  • Transition opportunities to A350 and B787!
  • Annual fee increase of 2% from the completion of 3 – 10 years’ service
  • FOC tickets for rotational travel on the Vietnam Airlines network for you and ID travel for your family
  • World class medical insurance provided at no cost to you
  • Superior, on-call pilot support on the ground in Vietnam
  • Visa, schooling and accommodation advice available
  • Fly for an airline that is committed to entering the American market!

About Vietnam Airlines

Based in Hanoi, Vietnam Airlines has positioned itself as an internationally recognised brand, as a young and modern carrier, fully ingrained in and showcasing the traditional Vietnamese culture. Utilising a fleet of narrow and wide-body Airbus, Boeing, and ATR72 aircraft, Vietnam Airlines operates an extensive network of domestic and regional services within South East Asia and North Asia and international services to Europe and Australia.

About Rishworth Aviation

Rishworth Aviation has an established Pilot Support Group (PSG) that offers you friendly, practical, on-the-ground support that you can call on 24 hours a day, throughout your Vietnam Airlines job contract and beyond. Our PSG representatives are senior Vietnam Airlines pilots living in Vietnam who have a wealth of first-hand experience and who have a passion for the wellbeing of their fellow pilots at Vietnam Airlines.

Rishworth Aviation is one of the world’s largest aviation staffing consultants, with over 30 years of experience in helping great pilots secure new roles. When you register and apply for a role with Rishworth Aviation, you can expect the following:

  • You will be represented by industry experts
  • Global service with local support
  • Competitive benefit packages
  • Support throughout your assignment

All applications are online through Rishworth.