5 months ago
Senior FO - Fast track to Captain, Argentina
Norwegian is the sixth largest low-cost carrier in the world with around 10,000 dedicated colleagues. Our customers can choose from over 500 routes to more than 150 destinations in Europe, North Africa, the Middle East, Thailand, the Caribbean and America.
We were founded in 1993, but only began operating as a low-cost carrier with bigger Boeing 737 aircraft in 2002. Today, we are one of the world’s fastest growing airlines. We are constantly introducing brand new aircraft to our fleet, as well as launching new routes and establishing new bases in Europe, Asia and the US. Today, we have around 150 aircraft and boast one of the world's youngest and greenest fleets with an average age of just 3.6 years. New aircraft is a win-win for the customers, the environment and the company's costs and is key in order to maintain our vision of offering affordable fares for all.
We also have over 250 aircraft on order - the biggest aircraft order in Europe, which means that in the coming years, we will take delivery of brand new Boeing 737-800s, Boeing 787 Dreamliners, Boeing 737 MAX 8, Airbus A320neos and Airbus 321 Long Range aircraft.
After a successful 2018 recruitment campaign we are now opening more opportunities to join our expanding team in Argentina. Norwegian is now looking for experienced First Offices, for a fast track to Captain, to operate a young fleet of B737 based in Argentina. Selected applicants will be employed by Norwegian Air Argentina S.A.U and be based in Buenos Aires. You will take part in Norwegian's growing global network and future opportunities may include transition to the Long Haul fleet as well.
For all fast track candidates, a minimum of 3 months and 250 hours in Norwegian will be required in the FO position are required to apply for an upgrade to Captain:
• Ex1: You have 3,500 hours total of which 1,500 hours are on jets over 30T MTOW, you will only need 500 hours in the right seat to be eligible for command upgrade.
• Ex2: You have 3,700 hours total of which 2,000 hours are on jets over 30T MTOW, you will only need 300 hours in the B737 to be eligible for command upgrade.
• Ex3: You have 4,000 hours total or more, of which 2,000 hours are on jets over 30T MTOW, you will only need 3 months and 250 hours in the B737 in Norwegian to be eligible for command upgrade.
The above examples are always dependent on the need of captains and you passing the upgrade training, ATPL Skill test (if required) and ANAC requirements.
General Commander requirements:
4,000 hours total time
2,000 hours on B737 time or equivalent type (Ex. A320/MD80/CS100/E170/190/BA146).
• We offer the opportunity for a permanent position.
• Competitive terms & conditions.
• Roster planned in advance.
• Diversified flying on a modern fleet.
• ID tickets after 3 months
The recruitment process:
The first step is to fill out and submit your CV and application. You will then receive an e-mail confirming the receipt of your application.
To be considered for the position you need to meet all the minimum requirements and have successfully registered your different flight hours in your CV under the section “Competence Section”. You also need to upload a copy of your flying license, a copy of your passport and a picture of yourself under the section “Attachments”.
Applicants fulfilling the requirements will be contacted via e-mail. The screening process will include interviews, online tests, a simulator assessment and background checks including contacting referees.