Flight Attendant Jobs – Open House Interviews
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, most airlines are now suspending hiring and/or furloughing crew members. Although many of the furloughs began on October 1st, management at some airlines announced that furloughed employees could be recalled if the government extends financial relief for airlines until May, 2021. Voting on the relief bill is scheduled to take place this week.
AirlineCareer.com has been providing flight attendant hiring information to our website visitors and email subscribers since 1998. We have continued to disseminate information pertaining to cyclical airline hiring through good times and bad. We weathered airline downturns and airline bankruptcies and the complete commercial airline shutdown after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. During these difficult times, we have continued advising our readership about the furloughs, airline shutdowns and the eventual strong rebound in the years that followed.
We receive emails every day asking if we have any updates on when airlines will hire again. Although we don’t have the answer to that question, we do know that airlines will eventually recover and hiring will resume where it left off. When the doors do reopen, we feel it is important for our readership to be aware of when that will happen. This is the reason we are continuing our updates, although they will not be as frequent as in the past. The COVID-19 pandemic is a crisis that we are all sharing together. We will overcome it and there will be life after it is over.
Although there is currently no hiring, we feel that now is the perfect opportunity to prepare yourself any way you can before hiring resumes. The AirlineCareer.com website offers many of the resources available to prepare for future hiring, including a resume builder, blog articles on a variety of topics relating to a flight attendant career, free interactive testing to prepare you for new-hire training and flight attendant career books that will help you ace your flight attendant interview.
We will post updates as we receive them. Please check the individual airline websites for the latest hiring information. This flight attendant jobs update is posted frequently, so be sure to visit the AirlineCareer.com Blog often! And please don’t forget to pass this free update along to your friends by clicking on the share buttons.
The following airlines marked “ACTIVE” have flight attendant positions and/or flight attendant manager vacancies or have upcoming flight attendant Open House Interview(s). “NEW” listings have posted hiring status changes recently. Airlines listed as “periodically hiring” are airlines that have recently hired, but have temporarily closed their application window. These airlines should be monitored closely for hiring status changes. For additional information, visit the specific airline website by clicking on the name of the airline. If you need a resume or cover letter to apply for any of these positions, visit our new Flight Attendant Resume and Cover Letters page.
Sign Up For Talent Communities!
A few airlines have added a new feature to their hiring portals. These airlines are offering candidates an opportunity to sign up for their “Talent Community.” By signing up, individuals can create a profile online so that they can receive email hiring alerts on job vacancies, upcoming recruiting events and company culture. Airlines currently offering this feature are Alaska, American, Air Canada, Delta, Horizon, Norwegian, PSA, Southwest and United, but expect more to join the list in the future. For your convenience, we have provided direct links to each of the individual airline talent communities.
NEW – Air Canada is laying off more than 5,000 flight attendants as the country’s largest airline cuts routes amid plunging demand. The layoffs will affect roughly 60% of flight attendants. Air Canada has suspended most of its international and U.S. flights. Air Canada is one of the few airlines that has a minimum hiring age of 18. Apply online. You are invited to join the Air Canada Talent Network so that your resume will be searchable by recruiters when hiring resumes. See website for details.
NEW – Air Canada Rouge, a division of Air Canada has suspended hiring. See website for details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Apply online or join the Alaska Talent Community to receive email alerts on flight attendant jobs that may be of interest to you. See website for details and updates. See Horizon website for other flight attendant job opportunities.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Candidates who successfully complete the entire application process for flight attendant positions may be asked to participate in one or all of the following: Assessment, Video Interview, Information Session/Onsite Group Interview; 1:1 Interview. After applying, check your email for next steps. See website for details.
NEW – American is cutting flights and delaying training dates for new flight attendants and pilots. It is also offering leaves of absence at reduced pay (with benefits) to flight attendants and pilots. Because of international route suspensions and cancellations, the airline expects it will have a surplus of about 8,000 flight attendants and began furloughing on October 1st. Check website for updates. Due to high volume, website access may be intermittent. Apply online or join the American Talent Community to receive email alerts on flight attendant jobs that may be of interest to you.. See website for details.
NEW – British Airways is set to temporarily lay off 80 per cent of its workforce. The airline is in advanced talks with unions over plans to suspend 36,000 staff members including cabin crew, ground staff, engineers and head office personnel. No cabin crew hiring. See website for specific requirements and details. Sign up for email hiring alerts direct from BA. Apply online.
NEW – No cabin crew hiring. Must be a Korean citizen. Must be 18 and be fluent in written and spoken English and be fluent in Korean and one other language (preferable). Interested applicants should apply online. Periodic recruiting for US residents for San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles bases.See website for more details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Apply online. CommutAir is a United Express carrier. See website for details.
NEW – Delta has announced it is cutting flights and freezing hiring. Due to the high amount of voluntary leaves of absence, Delta CEO Ed Bastian announced in September that there would be no flight attendant furloughs. Delta had previously announced it would fill 1000 flight attendant job vacancies in 2020 and would be seeking primarily individuals with second language proficiency, but also individuals with no bilingual skills required. Second languages desired are Dutch, Czech, Danish, German, Greek, Italian and Korean. Apply online or join the Delta Talent Community to receive email alerts on flight attendant jobs that may be of interest to you. See website for more details and updates.
NEW – The Emirates Cabin Crew Recruitment Team has postponed all upcoming Open Days. Emirates conducts periodic USA and Canada Open Days. Candidates are requested to bring an updated resume and 1 photo. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for assessment days. Apply online or in person. Please continue to check the website regularly for additional open days in other countries and keep your application details updated. Check website for additional upcoming Open Days (Open House Interviews) in US and Canada and in other countries. See website for Global Assessment Days and more details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Endeavor Air (formerly Pinnacle Airlines Inc.), is a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines. See website for details. Apply online.
NEW – Envoy (formerly American Eagle) has suspended hiring for the New York (LGA), Miami (MIA), Dallas (DFW) and Chicago (ORD) bases. Apply online. See website for more details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Apply online. See website for details.
NEW – Suspended hiring flight attendants for DEN, MCO, LAS, ORD, PHL/TTN. Apply online. See website for more details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Questions about becoming a GoJet flight attendant? Please reach out to a recruiter email: [email protected]. Please note that no resumes will be accepted via email. All application are online only. GoJet is a United Express and Delta Connection carrier. See website for more details.
Gulf Air is a Pan Gulf carrier based in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Multi-cultural flight attendants are hired from over 60 nationalities including citizens of US, Canada, India, China, Australia, Eastern and Western Europe, Russia and South America. Apply online. See website for details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Apply online. Check website for details and future updates.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. See Alaska Airlines for other flight attendant job opportunities. Apply online or join the Horizon Talent Community to receive email alerts on flight attendant jobs that may be of interest to you. or See website for details and updates.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. See website for future hiring updates.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. To be considered for the Flight Attendant position applicants applying must meet the minimum requirements, complete an online application and attach a current resume. Applicants must also complete an online video questionnaire (within the time allotted ) which will be sent to the applicant via email. See website for details and updates since application window may be closed. If you have questions, contact [email protected]
NEW – Norwegian is cutting flights and laying off 50% of its workforce. Once hiring resumes, if you meet the requirements for the position, you will be sent online tests which you must complete. A swim test may be required. Apply online or join the Norwegian Talent Pool to receive email alerts on flight attendant jobs that may be of interest to you. See website for details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Successful candidates will be placed into a candidate pool and will receive invitations to Flight Attendant Recruiting Sessions as they are scheduled. A Flight Attendant Invite Only Recruiting Session is an information/interview session where Inflight management discusses the job in detail, including training and benefits, and you have an opportunity to participate in the interview process.Apply online. See website for more details.
NEW – No cabin crew hiring. See website for details.
Qantas Cabin Crew UK is no longer offering flight attendant jobs. All flight attendants will be based in the United Kingdom and will operate on Qantas services from London to Asia. Applicants must have the legal right to live and work in the United Kingdom. Please Note: There is no opportunity for cabin crew to operate to Australia or to transfer to Qantas Airways in Australia. Apply online. See website for more details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Apply online. If you are interested in attending a hiring event please apply online at: www.rjet.com for the Flight Attendant position. Once you’ve applied online, please send e-mail to [email protected] to reserve your seat. See website for more details.
Singapore Airlines has flight attendant jobs for citizens of the following countries: Singapore, Indonesia, India, Korea, Kuala Lumpur, Taiwan, Ipoh and Japan. See website for more details.
NEW – Due to the dynamic and evolving situation regarding COVID-19, SkyWest has postponed upcoming recruitment events. No invitation is required to attend a flight attendant group interview; however, applicants must complete an online application and should review the flight attendant job requirements prior to attending. See website for more details.
Apply online or join the Southwest Talent Community to receive email alerts on flight attendant jobs that may be of interest to you. Due to high volume, website access may be intermittent. See website for updates.
NEW – Now hiring flight attendants for all bases. Also hiring Las Vegas based Inflight Supervisor and Sr.Supervisor, Inflight and Fort Lauderdale based Inflight Training Instructor. Apply online and take the online assessment to receive an invitation to one of the flight attendant open house interviews. See website for more details.
NEW – No flight attendant hiring. Trans States plans to cease operations in December, 2020.
NEW – United will reduce flights, freeze hiring and ask employees to volunteer for unpaid leave. United expects to furlough close to 7.000 flight attendants. United periodically hires individuals with second language proficiency. Languages desired are Dutch, German, Hebrew, Hindi or Mandarin. If you do not speak the above languages, please apply under the flight attendant non-language application (if applicable). The application window opens and closes frequently. Apply online or join the United Talent Community to receive email alerts on flight attendant jobs that may be of interest to you.frequently. See website for updates and more details.
Periodically hiring cabin crew for London/Heathrow base. See website for updates.
NEW WestJet Encore has suspended all interviewing for Toronto and Calgary based bilingual flight attendants. Languages desired are French, Spanish, German, Italian, Dutch, Portuguese, Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, Punjabi, Hindi, Tagalog and Korean. Apply online. See website for more details and updates.
Need a resume and cover letter? Download our new sample flight attendant resumes and cover letters.
Looking for Flight Attendant Gifts? Visit the Amazon Flight Attendant Gift Catalog