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December 14, 2018

Airbus Rated and Non Type Rated First Officers Aer Lingus Ireland

Aer Lingus is Ireland’s only 4 Star Airline and are growing rapidly. They are offering YOU a fantastic opportunity to join them for an exciting and rewarding career, flying their modern Airbus A320/321 and A330 aircraft from their bases in Ireland to over 80 destinations Worldwide. In 2019, they will be adding the new Airbus A321NEO LR to their fleet, which will also provide you with an opportunity to fly across the Atlantic to their destinations in Canada and North America on the longest-range, single-aisle aircraft in the World.
If you want to become part of a diverse team who are passionate about their guests, brand and their service and ultimately want to get the opportunity to apply for pilot in command roles, why wait? Apply today and make the best decision in your career to-date.
They offer a very competitive package, which currently includes an incremental starting salary and excellent additional benefits.

Competitive Remuneration Package

Airbus type rated Pilots start on a package of approximately
€76,500*
*This includes average variable flight associated pay of approximately €18,000

Non Airbus type rated pilots have a reduced package for the first year of approximately
€61,500*
*This includes average variable flight associated pay of approximately €18,000

This does not include a company pension contribution of 21%


Initially you will be operating their A320 Family Aircraft on their European Network. Over time you may have the opportunity to fly long-haul onour New A321 NEO LR and A330 Aircraft.
Applicants must be able to meet the following criteria:

Minimum requirements: 
  • A valid EASA issued ATPL (or frozen ATPL) 
  • A current ME/IR
  • MCC qualification or exemption
  • EASA Class 1 Medical certificate
  • Provide 2 verifiable references
  • Valid English Language Proficiency level 5 or higher
  • Permanently eligible to live and work in the EU with an unrestricted worldwide passport.
  • Able to pass a strict airport security vetting procedure 
  • Possession and demonstration of the key competencies outlined below

Key Competencies include:
  • Highly motivated and keen to take responsibility and accountability
  • Strong leadership potential with well developed teamwork skills
  • Excellent communication skills - fluent in English, spoken and written
  • Proven Interpersonal skills that fit with the Aer Lingus values
  • A broad awareness of their guest’s expectations
  • Flexible and adaptable with an enthusiastic and positive attitude to change
  • An understanding of a pilot’s influence on commercial priorities
  • A Safety focus consistent with their ‘Just Culture’ model

Desirable criteria:
  • Applicants who hold a current Airbus type-rating (A320/A330/A340/A350/A380)
  • Multi-crew commercial experience or 500 hours

Recruitment Process:
  1. Apply on line with your Curriculum Vitae 
  2. On-Line psychometric assessments 
  3. Assessment centres commencing in Dublin 25th February 2019
  4. Final selection, reference checks and medical 
  5. Full and accurate reference information will besought as part of the selection process
Closing Date: 28th December 2018

If you are interested in this job APPLY HERE

As a sign of your professionalism, apply only when you comply with all the requirements and if you have or can obtain a work permit that allows you to be employed in this country. 

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