Emirates recruiting first officers as travel demand picks up

Emirates is looking to hire more pilots as travel demand globally picks up.

In a statement, Emirates said it is recruiting first officers who will meet the airline’s exceptional standards in safety, technical prowess, and customer experience.

“Successful candidates can look forward to climbing new career heights with Emirates’ all wide-body fleet and ever-expanding global route network, and enjoy an excellent lifestyle in dynamic Dubai,” it said.

Emirates said a future with the airline means flying to diverse destinations across its network spanning six continents and 140 destinations.

The airline also claims to have one of the world’s youngest and most modern fleet, now numbering 265 Airbus and Boeing aircraft.

Emirates said its pilots complete robust, evidence-based training programs in-house with highly skilled instructors in specially designed environments.

Its cutting-edge training facility houses 10 full-flight simulators for Boeing 777s and Airbus 380s.

“Emirates offers a range of benefits designed for pilots and their families to lead a fulfilling lifestyle – competitive tax-free salary, generous accommodation and education allowance, and excellent medical and dental cover,” it said.