31 Mar 2014 06:00
Talented hospitality professionals based in Morocco now have the opportunity to take their career high into the sky, by joining Etihad Airways’ World’s Leading Airline Cabin Crew.
Moroccan nationals, interested in attending the recruitment day
and joining the airline’s award-winning team of cabin crew, food and beverage
managers, and qualified inflight chefs, should register in advance by visiting etihad.com/careers.
The recruitment day will take place in Casablanca
on Tuesday, 8 April. It will offer
applicants the opportunity to meet Etihad Airways’ recruitment specialists who
will provide comprehensive information about living in Abu Dhabi and the
dynamics of working with guests at 30,000 feet.
New cabin crew members undergo a
seven-week training program, conducted at Etihad Airways’ state-of-the-art
Training Academy in Abu Dhabi.
Tiedt, Etihad Airways’ Vice President Guest Services,
said: “To support the rapid, dynamic expansion of Etihad Airways, we are
delighted to host our recruitment drive in Morocco, a strategically important market
for the airline.
“We hope to attract and recruit
individuals who are incredibly passionate and dedicated to deliver remarkable
“Our team hails from more than 110
nationalities and enjoy great career development opportunities commencing
as a cabin crew, inflight chef or food and beverage manager and progressing to
onboard leadership and management roles,” Ms. Tiedt said.
Nearly 400 Moroccan nationals currently
work for Etihad Airways, including 243 cabin crew and five pilots.
Cabin crew are all based in the vibrant
and cosmopolitan city of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates.
Staff enjoy many benefits including
medical insurance and housing support, in addition to access to a wealth of
world-class leisure, sports and entertainment activities.
Etihad Airways launched its services between Abu Dhabi and Casablanca
in June 2006 and now flies daily to the Moroccan capital.
Etihad Airways won the prestigious titles of World’s
Leading Airline, World’s Leading First Class, and World’s Leading Airline Cabin
Crew at the World Travel Awards held in November 2013 in Doha, Qatar.