Minimum 1500 hours multi-pilot multi-engine time on jet aircraft or turboprop aircraft (CS-25) with MTOW > 10 tons or seating capacity > 19 seats
ATPL, Frozen ATPL
ICAO ELP level
EASA Part FCL ATPL / Frozen ATPL
EASA Part Medical Class 1
Full second level graduation minimum (e.g. Baccalaurat, Abitur, A-Level Exam, Matura)
ICAO English language proficiency level 4, preferably level 6
Type-rated on B747-400 will be considered as an asset
Authorization to live and work within the European Union
Ability to successfully pass a security background check and a pre-employment medical test
Unrestricted rights for international travel
Agreement to transfer your license to a Luxembourg issued EASA license
Cargolux Airlines International is seeking to recruit Type-Rated and Non-Type-Rated First Officers Boeing 747-8 / 747-400 for a temporary period of 15 months.
You will enjoy working with us in a global network of over 90 destinations in 55 countries worldwide.
Team up with the multicultural community of professionals at Cargolux and fly state of the art BOEING 747-8F & 747-400F.
Cargolux offers exemplary working conditions, competitive packages and excellent in-house training on both B747-400 and B747-8 full flight simulators.
Roster: Monthly based roster with minimum 12 days off in 2 blocks
7 fixed consecutive days off
5 fixed consecutive days off (6 rosters per year)
5 consecutive days off that can changed for operational reasons subject to notification and compensation rules. (6 rosters per year)
Average 1 7 day rotations
Short, Medium and Long-haul Operations
All cargo operations Schedule and ACMI
1 iconic fleet type: Boeing 747-8F/ Boeing 747-400F
Highly varied operations and global operations
Interview, screening and training section
Your Recruitment Journey will consist of:
Pilot Aptitude tests
The psychometric tests are tailored for pilots and have been designed by an Aviation Psychologist. It includes a mandatory phase of preparation prior to the test with online materials. The tests are conducted in-house at our HQ in Luxembourg.
Conducted at our HQ in Luxembourg, it involves approximately 1 hour of briefing and 45 minutes of simulator flying. Preparatory information required for flying the B747-8 and B747-400 simulator will be provided in due time before the simulator screening session. The screening is designed to assess your potential of adaptability, your flying skills as well as your ability to interact effectively with other crewmembers.
Assessment Center and Company Interview
These steps are scheduled during a 2-day period at our HQ in Luxembourg. The assessment center methods involve group exercises, role plays and will be followed by a company interview. The selection panel is composed of experienced pilots, human factors experts and recruitment managers.
Successful candidates will be contacted by Cargolux to arrange a suitable starting date for both parties or be placed in a pool of positive applications and contacted for future openings.
Compensation and benefits
Insurance - Life
Insurance - Loss of Lic.
Insurance - Medical
The term of this contract will be for 15 months with possibility of extension
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