Cabin Crew Recruitment Process

Things to think about before applying:

It’s a big lifestyle change. Join our Cabin Crew there will be plenty of rewards, variety and new challenges to look forward to. There will be lots of fun. You’ll never get bored. But you’ll be working on a roster, which might mean some long days. As well as working weekends and the busy summer months, there will also be rostered ‘standby’ and ‘airport standby’ duties where you may be called upon to cover sickness, delays or extra flights at short notice.

If you haven’t done so already, you may want to take our ‘Try before you fly’ quiz to see if the role really is for you.


If you’ve decided that this is the job for you – great. It really is an amazing career. However, there are a few requirements you need to meet.

  • Aged 18 or over
  • Height 5’3” (160cm) to 6’3” (190cm) without shoes (with weight in proportion to height)
  • Fit and able to pass a medical assessment and eye test
  • Able to swim 25m without any assistance and tread water for at least a minute
  • Fluent in English and the native language of the country you wish to be based in (spoken and written)
  • Able to live and work in the EU without restriction – applications for Geneva and Basel require the right to work in Switzerland only
  • Hold a European passport that allows you to travel freely within the EEA and to all of our destinations
  • Live within 90 minutes of your chosen base and prepared to make this journey every day, at any time of the day
  • A confident communicator experienced with dealing with customers face-to-face
  • No visible tattoos or body piercings that can’t be covered discreetly
  • A good standard of education and a verifiable five-year activity history