Sunday, September 6, 2015

BA Cityflyer First Officer Placement Programme

The BA Cityflyer First Officer Placement Programme is a unique work placement and sponsorship programme, specifically designed for modular trained CPL/IR holders which leads to a the full time, permanent role as a First Officer on BA Cityflyer’s Embraer fleet.

The successful candidate will also benefit from the combined opportunity to gain operational experience in the airline, through the salaried role of Navigation, Weights and Performance Officer, while also continuing their professional development through airline sponsored training including type rating and BESTPILOT™.

The cost of both the type rating and the Kura BESTPILOT™ programme will be met by BA Cityflyer.

The pilot will be bonded for 2 years.
Entry Requirements:
  • ·         EASA CPL/IR (A)
  • ·         ICAO Level 6 English
  • ·         Full clean driving licence
  • ·         Full unrestricted EU passport
  • ·         Be able to satisfying BACF referencing requirements
  • ·         Must be able to attend for selection in the periods stated
  • ·         Must be able to commence employment on the 1 December 2015
The successful candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience of the Microsoft suite of packages and specifically Excel. In addition candidates must be flexible as the airline may require the individual to be located away from London on occasion. Experience of working in an airline environment, dispatch or I.T. is desirable but not essential.
Starting salary for the role of Navigation, Weights and Performance Officer is £27841 plus company benefits.
The salary for the First Officer role will be the Trainee Entry Pilot (TEP) entry salary at that time. The salary for TEP entrants is currently c. £32000.
All new TEP First Officers are bonded in the first 12 months of employment. At the end of the 12 months they move on to full salary which is currently c. £42000.
Application Process
Applications for the BA Cityflyer First Officer Placement Programme are being accepted exclusively through Kura Aviation.

To apply, please click here

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