Bombardier Q400 Captain
Ethiopian Airlines is the leading African airline. It is one of the largest airlines of the Continent. A member of the Star Alliance, the airline is owned by the Ethiopian Government.
The airline based in the city of Addis Ababa, the capital of Ethiopia. According to Wikipedia, it is recognized as one of the most reliable and profitable airlines of the Third World. For the operation year 2013-14, Ethiopian Airlines was ranked the most profitable airline in Africa and 18th most profitable airline in the world with a profit of $228 million.
Ethiopian Airlines has made Addis Ababa a major gateway linking Europe to Africa and Asia. As of September 2014, the passenger network comprises 83 international destinations and 20 domestic ones, including 49 cities in Africa (excluding Ethiopia), 13 in Europe and the Americas and 21 in the Middle East and Asia Its cargo network serves 24 destinations, including 15 in Africa, seven in the Middle East and Asia and two in Europe.
Ethiopian serves more destinations in Africa than any other airline. As of April 2013, the carrier's five densest routes were Addis Ababa–Dubai, Addis Ababa–Johannesburg, Addis Ababa–Guangzhou, Addis Ababa–Nairobi and Addis Ababa–Beijing.
The airline operates a very modern fleet of aircraft. Its fleet encompasses nineteen B737 NG (with twenty B737 MAX 8 on order and options on fifteen more)), four B757 and ten B767 (to be phased out in the coming years), eight B777 (two more on order), ten B787 (with three more on order and options on two more) and finally seventeen Dash 8 Q400. It also has fourteen A350 on order.
It also operates a modest cargo fleet counting nine aircraft, a mix of B737 EFIS, B757, B777 and MD-11.
While offering more modest remuneration than the Chinese expat pilot labor market, Ethiopian offers long term employment for pilots above the age 55 age limit of the Chinese labor market. It offers also an opportunity to fly topnotch ultra modern aircraft
Ethiopian Airlines requires for immediate and upcoming employment twenty Q400 Captains.
Remuneration and Benefit Package
Before tax remuneration is presented to make it easier to compare remuneration levels with before tax home remuneration.
An all in package equivalent to 184,900 US$ before tax per year
Before tax remuneration is based on after tax package (averaged over 3 years) of 120,200 US$ per year at a taxation rate of 35 %. The net of tax package encompasses the following:
A monthly remuneration package, including lodging allowance and bonuses, averaging 10,600 US $ net of taxes as follows:
A three year renewable contract is offered.
Qualifications and experience requirements
The Application Process
The application process entails the following steps:
Candidates can apply by clicking on the Apply button below or by emailing their resume and documents to Tony Mckenzie. Please indicate reference Q400 Captain Ethiopian Airlines in your cover email. Resumes must indicate PIC time on type and date of last flight on the Q400. Date of birth information must also be indicated.
Scans of the following documents to be emailed to Tony:
You will also need these documents later for your screening:
Please do not send other documents at this stage.
Only candidates meeting the above requirements will be contacted.
Last updated: March 2, 2016