First Officer - Pilot Recruitment Roadshows - Australia

First Officer - Pilot Recruitment Roadshows - Australia

locationHong Kong
PublishedPublished: Published 4 weeks ago
ExpiresExpires: Expiring in less than 2 weeks
First officer / Co-Pilot

Cathay Pacific is coming to Australia! Our team will host pilot recruitment roadshows with sharing sessions and on-site assessments in Sydney, Adelaide, and Perth, giving skilled individuals the opportunity to be part of our world-class flight crew team. Come join us to learn more about life as a pilot at Cathay Pacific. 

For over 70 years, Cathay Pacific has proven itself as a strong, award-winning global Airline. Now, Cathay is gearing up for an exhilarating business transformation and seeks talented individuals like you to join the crew. By becoming a part of Cathay Pacific, you'll have the incredible opportunity to work in one of the world's most iconic aviation hubs. Immerse yourself in Hong Kong's captivating blend of culture, innovation, and breathtaking skyline, creating a truly unique environment for personal and professional growth. Submit your application today by clicking “Apply” on this post to secure your on-site interview slot and start your exciting journey with us!

If you would like to come and talk to us, register your attendance via this link: https://www.aviationcv.com/cathay-pacific-roadshow  

Dates/ Time: 

  • April 21st-22nd in Novotel, Sydney Darling Harbour: 

        Information Sessions: 0830-0930 & 1400-1500

  • April 23rd-24th in Flight Training Adelaide: 

        Information Sessions: 0930-1030

  • April 26th-27th in Four Points by Sheraton, Perth: 

        Information Sessions: 0830-0930 & 1400-1500


  • ICAO Airline Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL) or Commercial Pilot Licence (CPL) with a Multi Engine Instrument Rating (MEIR) and same state ATPL examinations credits – obtained without exemption or conversion. 
  • A valid Class 1 Medical Certificate. 
  • ICAO English Language Proficiency Level 4 or above. 
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate. 
  • Minimum total flying time of 1500 hours (3000 hours preferred) including: 

       - 500 hours as P1 U/S or 

       - 250 hours as P1 or 

       - 250 hours P1 or P1 U/S, including at least 70 hours as P1  

And including A) or B) below 

         A) Civil aircraft for multi-crew operations with MTOW >45,000 kg. 

           - 500 hours 


        B) Civil aircraft certified for multi-crew operations with MTOW >10,000 kg or aircraft certified and configured for more than 19 passengers. 

          - 500 hours (including at least 250 P1 and/or P1 U/S hours) in the preceding 5 years. 


          - 100 sectors in the preceding 5 years.  

What do we offer: 

  • Annual leave – 28 days. 
  • A competitive remuneration package. 
  • Discounted travel for you and eligible dependents. 
  • Medical coverage for you and your dependents. 
  • Global children's education allowance available to eligible officers. 
  • Discretionary year-end bonus and profit share payment for eligible officers. 
  • Company contribution to a pension scheme. 

The selection process consists of pre-employment medical check including HKCAD Class 1 medical*. Successful candidates are required to pass pre-employment background check (including criminal records). 

*Refer to HKCAD policy for the full requirement for fitness to fly (HKCAD Aeromedical). As the position you are applying for is a Safety Sensitive Role you are also required to pass a pre-employment drug test. Testing will be done following the HKCAD Guidance for screening of Psychoactive Substances - Annex B, CAD373 (CAD373). 

Personal & Application Information 

Cathay Pacific is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with our personal data policy and for recruitment purposes only. Candidates not notified within eight weeks may consider their application unsuccessful. All related information will be kept in our file for up to 24 months. A copy of our Personal Information Collection Statement will be provided upon request by contacting our Data Protection Officer.