05 August 2022

Air India Express | B737 First Officer


Air India Express invites applications for the position of First Officer (Type Rated) with flying experience in B737 NG from Indian Citizens to fill up current vacancies and maintain a wait-list for future requirements for its airline at different bases in the network, on Contractual Employment basis.

POSTS: First Officer (Type Rated) with flying experience in B 737 NG


Class-I Medical Fitness Certificate by DGCA, Government of India, which should be valid at the time of application &joining. (Candidates must have done their last Medical / Renewal within preceding 6 months / 1 year, as applicable).

Note: Candidates below 152.5 cm are not eligible. Candidates between 152.5 and 162.5 cm will be accepted subject to ergonomic check during their pre-employment medical exam. The decision on acceptance of candidates between 152.5 cm and 162.5 cm height will be solely on discretion of Air India

Express Ltd Management and no dispute in this matter will be entertained.


Contractual Employment for five years and can be renewable further based on performance.

SELECTION PROCEDURE: The shortlisted candidates will required to undergo:-

Candidates will have to bear the cost of the Pre-Employment Medical Examination(s). Any additional tests, if required, the additional cost thereof will also have to be borne by the candidate.

The Shortlisted candidates shall be made an offer of employment. They will be required to join the company as per joining date given.


On appointment in Air India Express Limited, the incumbent will be offered salary and perks commensurate as per industry standards.


Candidates must ensure that they fulfill all the Eligibility conditions and prescribed criteria and the particulars furnished by them in the application are correct in all respect.

Based on requirements of the Company, the candidate may be positioned at any station in the network. At present the vacancies are in the bases in South India i.e. Kozhikode, Kannur, Trichy, etc. The candidates must be unconditionally willing to be based at these stations as per Company requirements.


All those appointed will have to undergoing-house training as per prescribed syllabus depending upon the level of experience and Recency.

Selected candidates would be required to submit 12 Post-Dated Cheques of Rs.15/- lakhs each as Security Deposit, which will be encashed, if she/he does not satisfactorily complete the training and does not complete a period of 03 years of service after release for line flying in Air India Express and will have to execute an Agreement / Surety bond to this effect. Total Surety amount encashable is Rs.15 lakhs only.