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Emirates Cabin Crew Requirements & Information

To be Cabin Crew, Emirates states you must be:

  • At least 21 years of age at the time of joining
  • Arm reach of 212 cm while standing on tiptoes
  • Minimum height of 160 cm
  • High school graduate (Grade 12)
  • Fluency in English (Written and Spoken)
  • No visible tattoos while wearing the uniform (cosmetic and bandage coverings not permitted)
  • Physically fit to meet the roles requirements

Irrespective of nationality, Emirates look for a positive attitude, confidence, flexibility, maturity, a friendly disposition and a genuine passion to help other to provide quality service. As the job can be physically demanding it is imperative you demonstrate resilience and a determination to continually perform well.

Emirates Cabin Crew Salary

Approximately £16,500 Tax Free per annum PLUS hourly payment and daily meal allowance when you are flying.

Annual leave starts at 30 days per year.

Emirates Cabin Crew Benefits

  • A range of concessional ticket options are available for staff and their eligible dependants, giving you the opportunity to travel the world
  • Accommodation provided in furnished shared apartment
  • Transport allowance
  • Medical & Dental Insurance
  • Life & Accident Insurance
  • Discounts at over 100 dining, retail, hotel and leisure outlets in Dubai and the UAE

Emirates Crew Bases

Dubai, UAE – Long & Short Haul

Emirates Company Facts

CEO & President: Tim Clark

Frequent-flyer program: Skywards

Company slogan: Fly Emirates. Hello Tomorrow.

2015 Turnover: 88,819 million AED

Fleet Size: 251 (including the A380-800 and Boeing 777)

Updated 05/2016

About Kim Osborn

Kim is an ex British Airways cabin crew member employed for 28 years as an on board manager. She left BA at the beginning of 2013 having experienced a lifestyle of both long and short haul flying. She has developed and coached numerous cabin crew, whilst on board the aircraft, throughout her flying career

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