Role: First Officers, B737 NG
Contract: Full Time
Location: Dubai, UAE
flydubai has achieved a network of more than 85 destinations in justsix years and has become became the second largest carrier flying out of Dubai International Airport just two years after their inaugural flight. The fleet of over 40 Next-Generation Boeing 737-800 aircraft transports thousands of passengers every week across the Middle East, GCC, Africa, Europe, Caucasus, Central Asia and the Indian Subcontinent with all flights being within a five-and-a-half hour radius of our hub in Dubai, a vibrant and thriving city that embraces all walks of life and could be your home . With the head office in the centre of Dubai, next to Terminal 2 at Dubai International Airport, there is frequent interaction between flight deck and office staff. This leads to a flat hierachy where everyone is helpful, friendly and approachable creating a real team spirit. flydubai embrace this cheerful and productive behind-the-scenes environment and this has helped us become one of the fastest growing airlines in the world.
As a result, the airline continue to grow at a rapid pace and are seeking ambitious and skilled new Pilots to join our dynamic and diverse team and who will help us, with the same passion and enthusiasm, to push the frontiers of travel.
We will need to double our talent pool over the next two years to support flydubai's ongoing growth, creating new opportunities within the business. flydubai offer their employees the opportunity to develop their careers and learn new skills through comprehensive training and supportive development programmes and it is an exciting opportunity to demonstrate your skills in a dynamic company and vibrant base.
The First officer acts as second in command of the aircraft supporting the Captain of the aircraft during all normal and abnormal situations so that safety is maintained at the highest possible level. The First officer will also set, maintain, demonstrate high standards in all aspects of their position and act as the brand ambassador for flydubai, so that the corporate image is upheld at all times.
• Hold an ICAO ATPL certificate with a valid type rating
• B737-300 to 900 (NG/EFIS) endorsed within the last 24 months
• At least 1,500 hours total flying time
• At least 500 hours on B737-300 to 900 (NG/EFIS) type aircraft
• Hold a 1st Class Medical certificate from ICAO
• Hold English to ICAO level 4 or above
• Eligible for a UAE residency visa
• Demonstrate excellent problem solving, CRM and team working skills
• Demonstrate command potential
• Must have good knowledge of ATPL subjects
• University degree is preferable
• High school diploma is essential
• International aviation experience is preferable
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click on the "Apply Now" link that will take you to our application system. Candidates who are successfully screened for further consideration will be invited to a selection event at one of many global locations. Your assessment will consist of a technical and non-technical assessment conducted by CTC Aviation, followed by a simulator assessment. Wherever possible, we will schedule these assessment events on consecutive days. A final interview will be conducted by flydubai directly, usually taking place in Dubai.