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Emirates Airlines is Looking for 6,000 New Staff

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Emirates to Recruit 6,000 New Staff over the Next 6 Months

The largest airline in the Middle East—Emirates, is planning to recruit 6,000 staff in the coming months. With the world slowly opening up for travelers, the airline seeks to expand its global network to manage the expected surge in travelers.

The Emirate has openings for multiple jobs and has listed dozens on its career portal for pilots, cabin crew, operation staff, ground staff, engineers, etc. Airlines is a hugely complex business that employs people from various professional and educational backgrounds. The airline is also recruiting for specialist roles such as doctors, architects, psychologists, and data scientists.

The Emirate is the largest operator of Boeing 777 and Airbus A380. It owns one of the world’s most modern fleet of 255+ wide-bodied aircraft that travels to more than 150 destinations around the globe.

Below is the list of vacancies listed on Emirate’s career portal.


The exciting career opportunities await 600 qualified pilots. The candidates need to have a minimum of 2000 hours on MTOW ≥ 20T OR a Minimum of 3000 hours on MTOW between 10T & 20T along with other requirements. The benefits include company-provided accommodation with utilities or allowance, education allowances, annual leave tickets, etc.

Cabin Crew

If you are positive, confident, friendly, and keen to help others, you can be a part of Emirates’ prestigious cabin crew. The candidate must be at least 21 years old, have a minimum height of 160 cm, be fluent in English, have a healthy body mass index, and match some more eligibility criteria.

Corporate and Commercial

Emirates offers a rewarding environment to financial professionals, and currently, they are offering jobs at all levels—Internal Audit, Revenue Accounts, Risk Management, Financial Services, and more.


Aiming to reinforce its Engineering team, the Emirates is hiring 1200 skilled technical staff, aircraft engineers, maintenance engineers, and engineering support staff. The vacancies are open for both Dubai and outstations.

Airline and Airport Operations

Emirates believes most of the important activities of the airline industry happen below the wing. Each ground staff has an important role to play that affects the overall profitability of the airline and customer satisfaction index. The airline has lots of vacancies for skilled mechanics, technicians, and planners. They can enjoy fulfilling careers in Emirates’s bustling hub in Dubai or in other airports around the world.

Specialist Roles

Apart from people trained specifically for the airline industry, other specialist professionals also play equally important roles. The airline is looking to recruit professionals such as HR managers, chefs, clinical psychologists, senior counselors, e-commerce managers, admin staff, etc.

UAE Nationals

The airline offers special job opportunities to UAE nationals. The current opening includes Airport service agents, manager overhaul workshops, and dedicated training programs for UAE nationals. The two rewarding training programs include the National Cadet Pilot Programme aims to train the pilots of the future and the customer service professionals program.

Any candidate who wishes to work for one of the top airlines in the world can visit their career portal and apply for the positions that match their career aspiration, experience, and educational background.