Dragonair Continues to Strengthen Cabin Crew Workforce
06 Feb 2011
(HONG KONG) Dragonair has announced that it will recruit more cabin crew in 2011 to meet the operational requirements of the airline’s growing business, with around 300 high-calibre candidates expected to join the professional team this year.
A walk-in interview session will be held from 9:00am to 2:00pm on Wednesday, 9 February at Dragonair House. Applicants are required to register in person and present their resume. All suitably qualified candidates will be invited for a first-round interview, subject to a quota of 800 interviews on the day. (See Appendix
for the recruitment advertisement)
Dragonair General Manager Inflight Services Cecilia Leung said: “Dragonair always strives to provide top-quality premium services to its passengers and we are constantly looking to recruit high-calibre people to sustain the success of the company.
“The airline business is a dynamic and fascinating one, and joining Dragonair as cabin crew will provide not only a secure job but also a flourishing career path as they deliver Dragonair’s professional and world-class service.”
Successful applicants will go through an intensive seven-week training period and will emerge with expertise and know-how relating to service procedures, safety, security, grooming, food and beverage service and aircraft knowledge.
Dragonair also provides its cabin crew with development and career advancement opportunities. On the basis of seniority and their performance at work, a junior crew can be promoted to senior positions such as Flight Purser, Senior Purser and Chief Purser. The airline’s cabin crew are also given the opportunity to take up ground duties such as training and administration, with some rising to management positions. Appendix:
Dragonair Flight Attendant Recruitment Advertisement HONG KONG DRAGON AIRLINES LTD FLIGHT ATTENDANT
Dragonair is an award-winning airline and a member of the Cathay Pacific Group. We provide premium services to travellers on a growing network of passenger routes throughout Asia, with a particular focus on Mainland China. The airline has been voted "World's Best Regional Airline" in the international Skytrax 2010 passenger survey. To meet the needs of our expanding operation, we are looking for enthusiastic candidates to fill the positions of flight attendant.
Date: 9 February 2011
Venue: Multi-purpose Hall, G/F, Dragonair House, 11 Tung Fai Road, Hong Kong International Airport, Lantau, Hong Kong
Registration: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Subject to a quota limit of 800 applicants) Requirements Hong Kong permanent resident holding a passport with the right to live and work in Hong Kong indefinitely Educated to HKCEE standard or equivalent with a pass in English (Syllabus B) Fluency in English and Cantonese is required, Mandarin preferred Knowledge of other Asian languages and dialects is an added advantage Minimum arm-reach of 212cm Previous experience in the service industry is preferred but not essential
Upon registration applicants are required to present their resume.
For more details, please refer to our website at www.dragonair.com
We offer an attractive remuneration package, generous fringe benefits, as well as free and discounted travel for staff and their eligible family members.