cabin crew with simulator ran a careers roadshow at the Holiday Inn in the capital last week to recruit pilots cabin crew and engineers.

They are looking to fill 1,000 staff in a major recruitment drive, and about 80 of these could be in Edinburgh. The airline is launching its biggest ever flights and holidays programme for next summer from Edinburgh Airport with new destinations like Costa de Almeria in Spain and Halkidiki in Greece.

The roadshow provided the perfect opportunity to meet members of the team and receive expert advice and information about the various roles with an informal chat.

Steve Heapy, CEO of and Jet2holidays said: “Our family-friendly formula is clearly working with customers and it means that we’re one of the UK’s fastest growing airlines. We have exciting plans to expand the number of destinations we fly to, as well as the number of UK bases we fly from, and this means that our team is growing all the time too. We were delighted to see so many Pilots, Engineers and aspiring Cabin Crew at our Edinburgh roadshow.”

It is looking to recruit B737 & B757 Type Rated and Non Type Rated Captains and First Officers to play a pivotal role in their ongoing success.

Aspiring Cabin Crew members will be passionate about customer service with a positive and flexible approach to work to ensure the customers always receive a truly VIP service when flying with

Outside of the cockpit, Engineers are on hand 24/7 to ensure flights continue to operate safely.

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