Non-type rated Captains needed for A320/321 permanent contracts with Wizz Air

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Date posted
28 Nov 2017
Aircraft Types
A320, A321
Type rating
Not required
Pilot job details:


Turbojet Captains needed!

Job description:




We are extremely pleased to announce a new partnership with the largest LCA in Central and Eastern Europe – Wizz Air.



FTSE 250 airline looking for A320/321 Captains for long-term positions among their rapidly expanding fleet. Great perks and opportunities for career progression.


  • Length: Indefinite
  • Commencement: to be confirmed
  • Salary: Competitive base pay + sector payments and per diem in certain               bases (discussed directly with the airline)
  • Flexible roster options: 5/4 and 6/4 for resident pilots and 20/10 and 14/7 for commuting pilots.
  • Bases: 28 bases across Central/Eastern Europe including the UK, any      allocation can be requested at the beginning (further changes subject to airlines’ full T&Cs)
  • Commuting: 2-3 hours within Europe, pilots are provided with FREE tickets
  • Fleet reliability: A320/321 aircraft fleet with average age of 4 years

Why Wizz Air?


  • Non-type rated Captains trained for A320 type rating.
  • High training standards pursuant to IATA, EASA regulation
  • Salary increase for every 1000 flight hours
  • Captains offered wide range of career opportunities (LTC, TRE/TRI, management roles)
  • Low Swiss Income Tax rates: 0-17% (based on marital status, number of children)
  • Annual FCL and medical costs fully/partially reimbursed
  • Staff Travel (free & discounted tickets)
  • Travel, life, loss of license insurance and other loyalty perks provided by Wizz Air


Desired Skills & Experience:




Minimum Requirements



  • EASA/JAR FCL1 (or Serbian/Macedonian equivalent) ATPL
  • Valid and current type-rating on currently flown aircraft
  • Valid Class 1 medical license
  • Minimum ICAO level 4 English Proficiency
  • Last commercial flight within preceding 6 months


  • Minimum 3,500 factorized hours
  • Minimum 1,500 hours JAR25 (CS25) Turbojet > 20 000 kgs AND minimum 1,000 hours PIC on aircraft > 20,000kgs thereof 300 PIC hours in the last 12 months