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Investing in a career at SriLankan Airlines promises a wealth of opportunities, a challenging and sophisticated work environment and the chance to work in one of Sri Lanka's most recognised institutions. On this section of our website, you can view the current job vacancies at SriLankan Airlines and the job descriptions. If you wish to apply for a particular job, you can email us regarding that job. If you think you have the passion and the drive to be a part of the team at SriLankan, we invite you to explore our world.
If any of the jobs below appeal to you, click on the links to read the job description and email us about it.
JUNIOR FIRST OFFICER / CADET PILOT VACANCIES
We are SriLankan, an Award Winning Airline; carry local flavour to 64 global destinations across 34 countries.
We stand poised to expand and reach new heights through a sustainable and fast-track strategy aimed at achieving South Asia’s Most Preferred Airline status.
We seek dynamic personalities to join our team as Junior First Officers and Cadet Pilots.
Junior First Officers
Applicants should possess an ATPL (issued by CAASL or equivalent International body).
A minimum of 3000 hours total flying time including 500 hours Turbine/Jet aircraft or a minimum of 1500 hours on Airbus A320 aircraft.
Age to be not more than 45 years as at 1 November 2013.
A current Sri Lankan Commercial Pilots Licence with an Instrument Rating and Multi Engine Rating or MCC (Multi Crew Cooperation) rating issued by Sri Lankan TRTO (Type Rating Training Organization). A valid/current Sri Lankan Commercial Pilot’s License should be in your possession by 01 November 2013.
Six passes in the GCE O/L examination in one sitting with four Credits passes including English, Mathematics and Physics or Science. In addition, 2 passes or more in the GCE A/L examination in one sitting excluding General English. Candidates should carry with them a certification of the above issued by the Department of Examinations, Sri Lanka.
All international examinations equivalent to the above should be certified by the Department of Examinations.
A Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university certified by the University Grants Commission, Sri Lanka.
Age to be not more than 35 years as at 1 November 2013/
Exposure to information technology and fluency in English.
The above vacancies are open to SriLankan Citizens only.
Successful candidates will be required to undergo a Training Programme conducted by the Company; those who are successful at training will be appointed as Junior First Officers. Bonding and recovery of training costs will be applicable as per Company Policy.
Based on ICAO policy, candidates are advised that with effect 1st June 2014, a Frozen ATPL shall be mandatory to apply for the position of Cadet Pilot.
If you got what it takes, we invite you to join us and progress with the elite.
Write to us and submit yourself to a most modern and comprehensive process of selection.
Please submit your applications in the format available on our website www.srilankan.com/careers and e-mail it to email@example.com to reach us on
We wish you blue skies and safe flights.