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Wizz Air launches campaign to find cabin crew and pilots as it expands operations to Gatwick

ByKimberly A. Brochu

Feb 17, 2022

HUNDREDS of new cabin and flight crew jobs are to be hired as an airline launches recruitment drive.

Wizz Air is looking for staff to work at its base at Gatwick Airport.

Eight recruitment events will take place at Gatwick in February, March and April.

The events will take place at the Hilton London Gatwick Airport and the Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel, offering future cabin crew members the opportunity to find out more about Wizz Air and apply for positions.

For these sessions, applicants should arrive by 9 a.m., with an up-to-date CV, and be prepared for a full day of activities, including personal introductions, situational role-playing, team exercises and an individual interview.

Marion Geoffroy, Managing Director of Wizz Air UK, said: “The past two years have been an exciting time of expansion for Wizz Air, and we are delighted to grow our cabin and flight crew team across the UK. United, as capacity and demand continue. ramp up before the summer season.

“The addition of new aircraft and the launch of new routes at Gatwick reinforces our commitment to the airport and the surrounding region, as we continue to create local jobs after the pandemic. We look forward to meeting future members of cabin crew at our recruitment events, to find out more about the exciting opportunities we have to offer. If you’re looking to meet new friends, see new places and take on a new challenge, don’t hesitate to apply today today.”

Stephanie Wear, Vice President of Aviation Development at Gatwick Airport, said: “Wizz’s expansion and commitment to Gatwick hopefully marks the start of an exciting period for the airport. airport and airline. We are delighted that Wizz is adding 18 new routes to a range of popular European destinations, creating important jobs for locals.

“The upcoming Recruitment Days are a fantastic way for future cabin crew members to learn more about Wizz, Gatwick Airport and the exciting roles on offer.”

Wizz Air, which is currently present in more than 50 countries, says it offers its staff a “competitive salary”, as well as a “free uniform”, unlimited tickets for employees, free tickets and discounts for friends and family and a monthly calendar of lists.

Wizz Air’s recruitment campaign for cabin crew at Gatwick Airport follows its recent major expansion at the airport, which saw it acquire 15 daily slots.

It is launching 18 new routes, to destinations such as the Algarve capital of Faro, the luxurious Greek island, Mykonos, and the bustling city of Larnaca in Cyprus, bringing the total number of seasonal and non-seasonal routes offered from Gatwick to 25.

Wizz Air is also recruiting new pilots.

Learn more at careers.wizzair.com

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