Thursday, September 10, 2009

Career as Air Cabin Crew Job Opportunities as Cabin Crew


Career as Air Cabin Crew - Job Opportunities as Cabin Crew

Air cabin crew carries so many jobs responsibilities like managing and management of air hostesses, Flight attendants, Flight supervisors etc. Ultimately their work is to take care of the passenger, take are of their comfort and safety while traveling in the airplane. Job responsibility consist, checking the tickets and show them their seat, assisting them in storing luggage, teach them about the safety seat belt, emergency equipment and show them exit doors etc. Its also their duty to check out that all the necessary things are like first aid kits, other emergency equipment sufficient food and beverage etc. They survey food and other general requirements of passengers and take care of their comfort in the air craft.

Typical work activities

• For being a member of Air Cabin Crew, the minimum qualification is 10+2 pass or intermediate or graduate from a recognized university.
• Age should be between 17 to 27 years.
• Some physical attributes are also required for this course.
• Your height should be 157.5 centimeters and weight should be in proportion to height. Mostly airline appoint only unmarried candidates.
• A candidate need to have a normal eye sight of 6/6 uncorrected vision in each eye.
• Must have fluency in Hindi and English. Fluency in other languages along with Hindi and English would give and added advantage.
• An applicant must have pleasing personality and clean complexion.
• Making announcement on behalf o the pilot and answering passenger questions during the flight.
• Completing paperwork along with writing a flight report.

Career prospects - Job Opportunities

If you are looking for the same kind of job, you can get job opportunities in public sector airlines like Indian airlines and air India but mostly Cabin crew members preferred private airlines like Jet Airways, Kingfisher, Spice Jet, Indigo, and Sahara Airlines. Experience matters in every field and in this field also your experience would be count, You will get promotion, salary increment and other benefits as per the experience.

Salary and other benefits

• Your salaries are would be around £12,000 to £14,000 a year.
• After getting more experience you can reach to £15,000 and £21,000.
• A senior crew earn up to £25,000 a year.
(You can also increase your salary by overtime)

Skill and knowledge what you need
• In this job you need to have diplomacy.
• You must be polite with every passenger but firm approach when dealing to a difficult customer.
• Your speaking voice should be clear.
• Always enjoy of teamwork.
• You must have ability to be calm and focused under pressure as you have to face problems while communicating with passengers.
• Be sensitive towards people who are anxious or upset.
• Be punctual and fast so that you could work quickly and efficiently.
• You need to good in mathematics so that u could handle cashes including foreign currency.

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