Carriers seeking candidates for employment both domestically and abroad
About 300 individuals are being hired for full-time positions in various capacities by local airlines, including Emirates, Etihad Airways, flydubai, Air Arabia, and Wizz Air Abu Dhabi.
Emirates, a company with its headquarters in Dubai, is hiring to fill more than 100 positions, including those for cabin crew, contact center agents, sales agents, engineers, technical personnel, airport service agents, senior maintenance technicians, and others.
The flagship carrier has announced openings for the positions of senior administrator, travel consultant, senior manager and chief architect, cargo handling supervisor, technical manager, senior cargo sales executive, public relations specialist, and others for its subsidiaries, including dnata, Emirates Holidays, Emirates SkyCargo, and Arabian Adventures.
This year, as the aviation industry recovers from the pandemic, airlines are anticipated to keep recruiting. Fly Dubai recently disclosed that since the year’s beginning, its staff had grown by 25%.
The national airline of Abu Dhabi, Etihad Airways, has also posted more than 100 positions on its career portal, including positions for cabin crew, a food safety audit officer, a network development manager, an airside safety officer, a manager of route profitability, a forklift operator, a warranty and repair officer, a butcher, a baker, a cook, and a corporate communication officer, among others.
Many nations, including Australia, Germany, Oman, Turkey, the Netherlands, Greece, Spain, Bahrain, Kazakhstan, Japan, Malaysia, and others, offer positions as cabin crew. The cabin crew, however, will be based in Abu Dhabi.
Budget airline flydubai is hiring for more than a dozen positions, including senior flight operations coordinator, IT network engineer, legal affairs specialist, senior officers for schedule planning, fleet and networking planning specialist, and more.
Flydubai’s CEO, Ghaith Al Ghaith, recently told Khaleej Times that the airline would continue its hiring efforts “throughout the year.”
More than 50 positions are open at Sharjah-based low-cost carrier Air Arabia, including those for captain, crew, store controller, marketing manager, technician, account executive, call center representative, and marketing and PR executive.
Numerous of these positions are located in nations including Pakistan, India, Egypt, and Armenia.
Wizz Air Abu Dhabi is hiring for the positions of compliance manager, experienced cabin staff, and crew planner.