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Captain - Direct Entry - flydubai

Date Posted:Oct 08, 2021

Job Detail

  • Location:
    Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Company:
  • Type:
    Full Time
  • Career Level:
    Mid-Senior level
  • Experience:
  • Gender:
    No Preference
  • Degree:
  • Apply Before:
    Dec 08, 2021

Job Description

To ensure the safe operation of the aircraft (as commander) during all normal and non-normal situations and is ultimately responsible for the safety of the aircraft, crew, passengers and cargo at all times while in command of the aircraft. 


Key Activities

  • Manages the aircraft to the highest level of safety, efficiency and customer experience.
  • Operates all flights in the best commercial interests of flydubai.
  • Oversees and ensures that all operational policies and procedures are adhered to by all members of crew while acting as Commander.
  • Acts as the primary brand ambassador of the airline, especially while on duty and maintains a high personal standard of discipline, conduct, and appearance.
  • Demonstrates responsibility for the duty of care and welfare of the crew and customers.
  • Ensures all pre and post flight checks and reports are conducted in accordance to company policy.
  • Ensures the appropriate fueling, baggage/cargo loading and appropriate servicing of the aircraft.
  • Ensures the proper execution of his/her duties that are specific in the instructions and procedures laid down in the flydubai Operations Manuals.

Minimum Qualification 

  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) 


  • ‘Non Type Rated’ pilots: At least 5,000 hours total flying time - including at least 1500 hours in command on a modern (EFIS), multi-crew, multi-engine jet aircraft over 55 tones operating weight (A318 or larger)  OR At Least 6,000 hours total flying time out of which at least 1500 hours in command on a modern (EFIS), multi-crew, multi-engine jet aircraft over 50 tones operating weight (EMB 190/195)  
  • ‘Type Rated’ pilots: B737-300 to 900 (NG/EFIS) endorsed within the last 24 months. At least 5,000 hours total flying time, out of which at least 1500 hours in command of multi-crew, multi-engine aircraft in excess of 10 tones operating weight and at least 1000 hours in command of B737-300 to 900 (NG/EFIS) type aircraft. 

Knowledge / Skills / License

  • ICAO ATPL certificate with a valid type rating.            
  • 1st Class Medical certificate from ICAO.             
  • ELP level 4 or above.

Core Competencies  

  • Customer Focus
  • Team work
  • Effective Communication
  • Personal Accountability & Commitment to achieve
  • Resilience and Flexibility (Can do attitude)
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Business Acumen
  • Inspiring & Developing others
  • Decision Making


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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Where it all began When we began operations in 2009, our aim was to take more people to more places, more often. We now fly to more than 90 destinations and we’re constantly adding new cities to our network as we continue to grow. Over 70 mill... Read More

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