29 May 2014 16:30
Following its successful cabin crew recruitment drive held earlier this year, Etihad Airways is once again seeking British nationals, with hospitality experience, looking to take their career high into the sky by joining the airline’s World Leading Cabin Crew.
Tiedt, Etihad Airways’ Vice President Guest Services,
said: “In London we will be inviting up
to 200 of the strongest candidates who meet our stringent criteria to attend
the recruitment day.”
People 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 www.etihad.com/cabincrewrecruitment.
The recruitment day will take place in London on
Tuesday, 3 June. 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.
“To support the rapid, dynamic
expansion of Etihad Airways, we are pleased to return to London to host our
recruitment drive. We hope to attract and recruit individuals who are
incredibly passionate and dedicated to deliver remarkable hospitality.
“Our previous recruitment drive in
London was a great success. More than a third of the applicants were successful
and have already started flying after their seven-week safety and service training at Etihad Airways’
state-of-the-art Training Academy in Abu Dhabi. We look forward to finding more
incredible talent in London.
“Our team hails from more than 110
nationalities and enjoys great career development opportunities commencing
as cabin crew, inflight chefs or food and beverage managers; progressing to
onboard leadership and management roles,” Ms Tiedt said.
More than 1,200 British nationals
currently work for Etihad Airways, including 690 core staff, 360 cabin crew and
Cabin crew are all based in the vibrant
city of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, with its
cosmopolitan culture and wealth of world-class leisure, sports and entertainment activities.
Along with many other benefits, cabin crew are also provided with
company medical insurance and fully furnished company accommodation.
currently operates three flights a day from London Heathrow,
as well as a twice daily service from Manchester to Abu Dhabi, where passengers
can connect to its network of destinations in Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
Etihad Airways has received
a host of awards over the years reflecting its position as a world leading
airline including 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.