Charter Flight Attendant

Charter Flight Attendant

Company Background:

Founded in 1947 by the Boy family, National Jets is a full-service aviation company providing award-winning customer service and a full complement of aviation services across three distinct divisions: FBO services, aircraft maintenance, and aircraft management/charter. Our fleet consists of the most modern charter aircraft and is operated and maintained by National Jets. We have a deep passion for aviation and are looking for individuals with a shared enthusiasm for this industry, who have initiative and competence to make a significant contribution to the organization.

National Jets is seeking a professional and friendly Flight Attendant to join our team.

Job Purpose:

The chief goal of a Flight Attendant is to ensure the safety and comfort of our passengers and providing exceptional customer experience and satisfaction. Flight Attendants are primarily responsible for keeping all passengers safe and ensuring that the cabin crew is capable of performing their duties properly. The ideal candidate will be customer service-oriented and demonstrate excellent problem-solving and interpersonal skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Perform required work duties in an aircraft environment.
  • Perform all work activities in accordance with established standards, policies, laws, and regulations, including Federal Aviation Administration regulations.
  • Conduct pre-flight safety checks and ensure the plane is clean.
  • Respond during emergency situations by effectively implementing instructions from the flight deck and following required safety and emergency procedures.
  • Guide or direct (verbally or non-verbally) passengers during emergency situations (such as evacuations) to minimize impact of the event and protect passengers and crew members.
  • Provide emergency medical assistance (e.g., performing CPR and basic first aid) to assist individuals in distress.
  • Ensure the aircraft and passengers are in full compliance with policies, procedures, regulations, and safety measures.
  • Effectively communicate verbally to make onboard public address announcements, complete safety demonstrations, and provide instruction to others.
  • Must be willing to open emergency exits and close aircraft doors weighing up to 60 pounds and push and pull heavy beverage/food carts requiring 32lbs of force when pushing or pulling.
  • Respond to passengers' questions about flights, travel routes, and arrival times.
  • Go to pre-flight briefings and study all the details of the flight.
  • Must be able to use all cabin service equipment and in-flight entertainment system unsupervised
  • Work both independently and as part of a team to accomplish work tasks
  • Welcome passengers and actively seek to ensure their safety and comfort
  • Provide exemplary customer service to satisfy and exceed customer expectations
  • Provide assistance lifting and stowing luggage (including baggage, garments, and other items) into overhead bins or other storage areas and soliciting assistance when needed
  • Attend to individuals needing assistance (such as unaccompanied minors, individuals with a disability and the elderly) throughout aircraft operations
  • Prepare and serve meals, snacks, and alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Maintain professional appearance.
  • Project and maintain a positive attitude and composure at all times.
  • Be dependable and committed to completing work assignments
  • Manage time to complete required work assignments and to ensure overall punctuality.
  • Perceive, understand, and respond to written and oral communications and warnings
  • Communicate in writing to complete paperwork and detailed reports regarding incidents and/or discrepancies.
  • Must be willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays and will be expected to be away from home sometimes for weeks.
  • Perform tasks that require frequent walking, bending to ankle level, and reaching above shoulder level and reaching inside overhead bins to retrieve or store items.
  • Maintain the appearance of the aircrafts cabin and lavatory
  • Restocking the aircraft
  • Practices safety conscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures.
  • Comply with other tasks as assigned by management or the Pilot-in-Command.
  • Other duties as assigned by leadership.
Education and Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent qualification.
  • A minimum of 2 years experience as a flight attendant preferred but not required.
  • Passion for providing an outstanding customer service experience.
  • Must be fluent in English and possess excellent interpersonal communication skills.
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills and aptitude to handle difficult situations.
  • Fluency in multiple languages is an advantage.
  • Excellent decision making, judgment, communication, interpersonal, delegation and teamwork skills
Job Requirements:
  • You must have a Valid US Passport
  • Able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Exposure to peanuts, pets, and other allergens
  • Ability to work nights, weekends and some holidays is a must.
  • If offered the position, you will be required to attend an FAA Regulated Flight Attendant Training located in Ft. Lauderdale, FL and NY and CA.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:

This is an exempt, full-time position. Rotating schedule however, the position requires the ability to work during nonstandard hours when the need arises. Must be able to maintain an attendance record in compliance with the company policies and procedures.

Travel:

Home base can be anywhere in the U.S.

EEO Statement:

Company will provide Equal Employment opportunities to qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, marital status, or any other protected characteristic as established by federal, state, or local law.

Apply Online:

online-application

Apply online by filling out our Online Application for Employment or DOWNLOAD APPLICATION complete it and email it to careers@nationaljets.com.