23 November 2022

Jetstar Airlines | Jetstar Flight Attendant

Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Permanent Cabin Crew opportunities available in Christchurch
  • Perfect time to join the Jetstar family and play a critical role in our ongoing success – training to commence from January 2023 and onwards
  • Immediate access to a range of employee benefits, including our staff travel program

Nau mai, haere mai, tauti mai! (Welcome, come, check-in!)

Join the Jetstar team at a pivotal moment in our history. The outlook for our domestic flying across Australia and New Zealand is strong, our teams have never been more committed and our mission is unchanged, to offer all day, every day low fares so more people can fly to more places, more often.

We are passionate about making travel accessible and enjoyable for all. The Jetstar Group is one of the largest low-cost airline groups in the Asia Pacific by revenue and has flown more than 300 million passengers since it launched in 2004. If you love the road less travelled, you’ll love working here because ours is a team who innovate every day, thrive on delivery, support each other and celebrate our successes. You’ll be supported to challenge, anticipate and explore while your work will connect people and enrich lives. We encourage diversity and aim to create an environment where our people feel valued, respected and enabled.

We are on the hunt for passionate customer service professionals to join our Cabin Crew team based at Christchurch Airport.

Our dedicated team of Cabin Crew play an essential role in safety and the delivery of our customer experience offering - no two days are the same. Your duties will include greeting and assisting customers, conducting safety briefings and the sale of food and beverage services. As the face of the Jetstar Team in the air, our crew spend the most time with our customers throughout their travelling journey. Our Cabin Crew love working as one team, are full of energy and genuinely care about delivering exceptional customer service. At the same time, our Cabin Crew have a constant focus on maintaining our superior safety standards.

About You | Ko wai koe

Whilst no prior experience in aviation is required, you will bring a genuine passion for customer service and a desire to work as a part of close-knit team in a fun yet professional work environment. Naturally, you will bring strength in building rapport quickly and a confidence to interact with a range of different people every day. You will bring a flexible and agile mindset and committed to the lifestyle of a Cabin Crew team member, as your roster will vary depending on our schedule and operational requirements.

Requirements for the role | Nga whakaritenga mo te mahi

  • Minimum 1-2 years e xperience working in a customer service environment
  • Height between 163cm-186cm (must be able to reach 212cm)
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Safety conscious and reliable, available for shift work 24/7, 365 days per year
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and personal presentation
  • Willing to obtain a full physical pre-employment medical check with a Qantas-approved provider, at your own cost
  • Ability to swim 50 metres fully clothed and tread water for 3 minutes unaided
  • Australian or New Zealand citizenship/permanent residency with unlimited working rights
  • Hold a valid passport ensuring unrestricted access to all ports that Jetstar fly
  • Opportunities commencing from January 2023 and onwards, with the ability to commit to 5 weeks of training to be held in Auckland, with the potential for travel to Australia

Why Jetstar?

  • A comprehensive onboarding and paid training program to get you in the air quickly
  • A rewarding career with Qantas Group’s youngest and fastest growing operation, that encourages people to be themselves, have fun and enjoy working in this remarkable industry
  • Our team members enjoy access to heavily discounted fares to destinations all over the world – not only for team members, but for their favourite travel companions too. Our staff travel benefits includes discounts on airfares, accommodation, car hire and travel insurance for both domestic and international travel. Discounts can be used within the Jetstar Group airlines, Qantas and other partner airlines.
  • Structured programs and resources to support your health and wellbeing and development

Jetstar is an equal opportunity employer, so by coming to work for us, you’ll be part of an inclusive organisation that encourages diversity, supports charities and environmental initiatives. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at time of application.

Please note these positions are based in Christchurch and you must be willing to live and work from this location. Any relocation or travel will be at your own expense.


Please note: Under the Qantas Group COVID-19 Vaccination Policy all New Zealand based new employees of a Qantas Group entity must be fully vaccinated with an Approved COVID-19 Vaccine and provide Evidence of Vaccination by uploading your Digital Vaccination Certificate to Workday (our HR information system).

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