Local airline Cebu Pacific announced hiring 305 new employees as the company expands operations in Asia. Cebu Pacific added that successful applicants will receive high salary and other benefits.
Cebu Pacific needs 75 airbus and ATR pilots, 200 cabin crew, 10 mechanics and engineers and 20 support crew.
“It is an exciting and fun time for the airline as it proceeds with its expansion plans and takes delivery of 20 more brand-new Airbus A320 aircraft from 2011-2014,” vice president Candice Iyog said.
Cebu Pacific announced expansion in international flights last year and will continue to expand services in local destination as well. Iyog added that over 4,000 jobs were added since 2006.
The Gokongwei-owned airline has reached passenger traffic up by 19 percent from 876,000 in 2009 to 10.5 million in 2010.
The number of international passengers jumped 38 percent to 2.23 million, while the number of domestic passengers grew 15 percent to 8.23 million.
Cebu Pacific operates 260 flights daily to 16 international destinations and 33 domestic destinations.