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Welcome to the Ethiopian career opportunities website.

This site is mainly designed to provide employment information for those who may be interested and attracted to work for this growing airline in Africa.

Ethiopian has attained leadership in the African aviation and it attributes this success to its workforce. Ethiopian welcomes you yet again to join its team in achieving its vision of becoming Africa's World Class Airline.

Ethiopian has established a solid reputation for being one of the best employers in Ethiopia. At Ethiopian, you will find outstanding career opportunities as well as travel and related benefits that are more than what some well known airlines could offer. Take advantage of this prospect and the satisfaction of working from a land of 13 months of Sunshine.

Our site contains contact information for general employment enquiries as well as announcements for specific job openings which detail their related minimum qualification requirements.

Please send all enquiries to recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com unless specifically directed otherwise under each announcement.


Current Vacancies

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International Job Openings

Position: Manger Pilot Training
Location: Addis Ababa
Closing Date: Open via email
Age: Not more than 60 years old
Qualifications:
  • Extensive experience on ab-intio Flight training as flight instructor for at least five years.
  • Management experience of at least 1 year as head of training or training manager or chief flight instructor.
  • Incumbent must have Good leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Multi-crew pilot experience as instructor or manager and type rating on Dash 8-Q400 and/or on B737NG is highly preferable.
Term: One year and subject to extension
Date of Registration: Starting Monday, March 17, 2014
Documents: The applicants are required to submit their CVs along with scanned copy of their substantial documents to the address given below.
Contact: Phone: +251-011-5178001
Fax: + 251-016-611474
Email:recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com
Position: Simultor Instructor
Location: Addis Ababa
Closing Date: Open via email
Qualifications:
  • Must hold ICAO or equivalent ATPL
  • A current B737NG and/or Q-400 type rating (Priority will be given for the dual type rated)
  • Minimum Flight time
    • 4000 hours flight time
    • 1500 hours flight time on type (either or on both)
  • Command time in excess of 1000 hours on B737NG and/or Q-400
  • Preferebly have recent CRM and Instructional technique refresher training from a well known organization with a certificate.
  • Preferebly have instructional experience as either TRI or TRE (with ICAO or equivalent license endorsement)
Note: Applicants must be current and qualified i.e. within 6 months of their last proficiency check. They must have two years valid passport, current and valid medical, no history of accidents or incidents and must have excellent standard of English language.
Term: One year and subject to extension
Date of Registration: Starting Wednesday, September 15, 2013
Documents: The applicants are required to submit their CVs along with scanned copy of their substantial documents including but not limited to valid Medical Certificate, valid ATPL/CPL, log book copy that can show total flight hours and license authentication letter from the respective country’s Civil Aviation Authority, to the contact person through email address given below.
Contact: Email: recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com
Position: Command Captain for Boeing 737NG
Location: Addis Ababa
Closing Date: Open via email
Age: Not more than 60 years old
Qualifications:
  • Must hold a current and valid JAA/FAA or ICAO ATPL/CPL
  • A current B737NG type rating
  • Minimum Flight time
    • 3500 hours jet time
    • 2500 hours Pilot in command on jet aircraft
    • Command time in excess of 500 hours on B737NG
Note: Applicants must be current and qualified i.e. within three months of their last proficiency check. They must have two years valid passport, current and valid medical, no history of accidents or incidents and must have excellent standard of English language.
Term: One year and subject to extension
Date of Registration: Starting Friday, December 01, 2009
Documents: The applicants are required to submit their CVs along with scanned copy of their substantial documents including but not limited to valid Medical Certificate, valid ATPL/CPL, log book copy that can show total flight hours and license authentication letter from the respective country’s Civil Aviation Authority, to the contact person through email address given below.
Contact: Email: recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com
Position: Command Captain for Boeing 767/757
Location: Addis Ababa
Closing Date: Open via email
Age: Not more than 60 years old
Qualifications:
  • Must hold a current and valid JAA/FAA or ICAO ATPL/CPL
  • A current B757/767 type rating
  • Minimum Flight time
    • 3500 hours jet time
    • 2500 hours Pilot in command on jet aircraft
    • Command time in excess of 500 hours on B757/767
Note: Applicants must be current and qualified i.e. within three months of their last proficiency check. They must have two years valid passport, current and valid medical, no history of accidents or incidents and must have excellent standard of English language.
Term: One year and subject to extension
Date of Registration: Starting Friday, December 01, 2009
Documents: The applicants are required to submit their CVs along with scanned copy of their substantial documents including but not limited to valid Medical Certificate, valid ATPL/CPL, log book copy that can show total flight hours and license authentication letter from the respective country’s Civil Aviation Authority, to the contact person through email address given below.
Contact: Email: recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com
Position: Command Captain for Boeing 777
Location: Addis Ababa
Closing Date: Open via email
Age: Not more than 60 years old
Qualifications:
  • Must hold a current and valid JAA/FAA or ICAO ATPL/CPL
  • A current 777 type rating
  • Minimum Flight time
    • 3500 hours jet time
    • 2500 hours Pilot in command on jet aircraft
    • Command time in excess of 200 hours on 777
Note: Applicants must be current and qualified i.e. within three months of their last proficiency check. They must have two years valid passport, current and valid medical, no history of accidents or incidents and must have excellent standard of English language.
Term: One year and subject to extension
Date of Registration: Starting Monday, July 25, 2012
Documents: The applicants are required to submit their CVs along with scanned copy of their substantial documents including but not limited to valid Medical Certificate, valid ATPL/CPL, log book copy that can show total flight hours and license authentication letter from the respective country’s Civil Aviation Authority, to the contact person through email address given below.
Contact: Email: recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com

Local Job Openings

Position: Junior Upholstery Mechanic (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Monday, March 16, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015
Age: 20 - 35 years old
Qualification Required: Qualification required: Diploma or 10+3 or Level IV graduate from a recognized Technical school/institute in General Mechanics with a minimum of two years experience in the field or 12th grade complete with fours years of experience in the field of Upholstery Mechanic.

Note: 2nd grade or Automobile driving License is advantageous.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airlines Recruitement Office
Terms of Employment: Contract
Documents

Interested applicants must bring/attach all original and copy of their supporting documents, including 6th/8th Grade Ministry Card with copy & along with one passport size photograph when they come/ email [recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com] their application for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Assistant Auto Painter (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Monday, March 16, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015
Age: 20 - 35 years old
Qualification Required: Diploma Graduate from recognized Art School in Painting or 10+3 or Level IV Diploma in Painting.

Note: 2nd grade or Automobile driving License is advantageous.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airlines Recruitement Office
Terms of Employment: Contract
Documents

Interested applicants must bring/attach all original and copy of their supporting documents, including 6th/8th Grade Ministry Card with copy & along with one passport size photograph when they come/ email [recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com] their application for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Assistant Mechanic-GTV/GSE (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Monday, March 16, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015
Age: 20 - 35 years old
Qualification Required: Diploma graduate from a recognized Technical School/Institute in Auto Mechanics or 10+3 or Level IV diploma in Auto Mechanics.

Note: 2nd grade or Automobile driving License is advantageous.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airlines Recruitement Office
Terms of Employment: Contract
Documents

Interested applicants must bring/attach all original and copy of their supporting documents, including 6th/8th Grade Ministry Card with copy & along with one passport size photograph when they come/ email [recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com] their application for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Driver I (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Monday, March 16, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015
Age: 20 - 40 years old
Qualification Required: 12th Grade Complete per old curriculum or 10th complete per new educational policy with 4th Grade or Public II driving License - Minimum of two years Driving Experience as Driver in a known Organization.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airlines Recruitement Office
Terms of Employment: Contract
Documents

Interested applicants must bring/attach all original and copy of their supporting documents, including 6th/8th Grade Ministry Card with copy & along with one passport size photograph when they come/ email [recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com] their application for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Junior Internal Communication Officer (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Monday, March 16, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015
Qualification Required: BA degree in Foreign Language & Litrature/ Journalism/Journalizm & Communication/ Journalism & Mass Communication with three years work experience in Communication/ Journalizm/Human Relation/Translation/Editing.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airlines Recruitement Office
Terms of Employment: Contract
Documents

Interested applicants must bring/attach all original and copy of their supporting documents, including 6th/8th Grade Ministry Card with copy & along with one passport size photograph when they come/ email [recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com] their application for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Junior Administrarove Assistant (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Monday, March 16, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015
Age: 20 - 30 years old inclusive
Qualification Required: Qualification required: BA Degree in Administrative Service Management and Technology Systems/ Management/Business Management/ Business Administration/Business Administration & Information System/ Accounting /Accounting & Finance/ Accounting Information Systems/Business Information Systems/ Management Information System or related fields and a minimum of one year and a maximum of three years work experience after graduation.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airlines Recruitement Office
Terms of Employment: Contract
Documents

Interested applicants must bring/attach all original and copy of their supporting documents, including 6th/8th Grade Ministry Card with copy & along with one passport size photograph when they come/ email [recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com] their application for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Senior Engineer (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Monday, March 16, 2015 - Friday, March 27, 2015
Qualification Required: BA Degree in Civil Engineering and 3 years’ experience preferably on Design and/or construction management.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airlines Recruitement Office
Terms of Employment: Contract
Documents

Interested applicants must bring/attach all original and copy of their supporting documents, including 6th/8th Grade Ministry Card with copy & along with one passport size photograph when they come/ email [recruitment@ethiopianairlines.com] their application for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Assistant GSE Operator (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Friday, January 16, 2015 (open)
Qualification Required: 10th grade complete per new educational policy or 12th grade complete per old curriculum with Taxi II /3rd grade/Dry I/Public I/Auto driving license and Minimum of one year driving experience in the Airline or known organization.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airport Enterprise
Documents

Interested applicants must bring all original supporting documents, including 6th /8th Grade Ministry Card with copy & along with one passport size picture when they come for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Trainee Cabin Crew (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Thursday, March 26 - Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Age: 18 - 30 Years Old Inclusive
Height: 159 Cm & above, & At Least 212 Cm arm reach
Weight: Proportional to height
Qualification Required: A minimum of level Ii/10+2 certificate in any field of study from a recognized college/ University/Tvet with a minimum grade of “C” in English subject at Ethiopia grade 10th general school leaving examination..
OR
Diploma from a recognized international community schools.
OR
A minimum of 12th grade complete per the new/old curriculum.

Note:Knowledge of foreign language other than English is advantageous

Charming and friendly personalities are the requirements of the Job

Applicants with a higher qualification are qualified to apply.
Place of Registraiton: ET Regional Offices or City Administration Offices
Documents

Interested applicants must bring original of all supporting documents including 6th /8th grade Ministry Card and Birth Certificate with copy & along with one passport size pictures when they come for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • Only for regional applicants form Bahir Dar, Dire Dawa, Gambela, Jijiga, Jimma, Mekelle, Semera.
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Trainees Technician (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Thursday, March 26 - Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Age: For Internal & External applicants 18 - 25 years
Height: 1.65 cm & above
Qualification Required: A minimum total score of 300 in Ethiopian university entrance exam result of which a minimum of 60% grade point in mathematics, physics and English language each.
OR
A natural science stream student having up to and including 65 credit hours and a minimum cumulative grade point average (CGPA) of 2.5 from a recognized college/university.
OR
10+3 or level iv diploma in general mechanics/ metal work/ metal technology/ general metal fabrication and assembly/ metal fabrication

Note: Applicants who have taken more than 65 credit hours including degree graduates are overqualified and shouldn't apply.
Place of Registraiton: ET Regional Offices or City Administration Offices
Documents

Interested applicants must bring original of all supporting documents including 6th /8th grade Ministry Card and Birth Certificate with copy & along with one passport size pictures when they come for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • Only for regional applicants form Bahir Dar, Dire Dawa, Gambela, Jijiga, Jimma, Mekelle, Semera.
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information, it will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment and upon discovery of the fact.
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Trainee Pilot (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Thursday, March 26 - Wednesday, April 08, 2015
Age: 21 - 25 years old, for Internal applicant ≤ 27 years old.
Height: Minimum 1.70 meters.
Qualification Required: A minimum of 70 credit hours completion in Electrical Engineering / Electronics Engineering / Eronautical Engineering / Mechanical Engineering /Civil Engineering/ Industrial Engineering / Chemical Engineering / Computer Engineering/Software Engineering/ Electronics and Communication Engineering/ Computer Science & Engineering /Hardware Engineering/Physics/ Mathematics/Statistics/ computer science/ information science/ information technology or related engineering and it related fields with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 from recognized Ethiopian higher institutions. Or BSc degree completion in the above fields with CGPA of 3.0 for countries other than Ethiopia.
Place of Registraiton: ET Regional Offices or City Administration Offices
Documents

Interested applicants must bring original of all supporting documents including 6th /8th grade Ministry Card and Birth Certificate with copy & along with one passport size pictures when they come for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • Only for regional applicants form Bahir Dar, Dire Dawa, Gambela, Jijiga, Jimma, Mekelle, Semera.
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.
Position: Trainee Cabin Crew (new)
Location: Addis Ababa
Registration Date: Friday , March 27- Monday, April 13, 2015
Age: 18 - 30 years old inclusive old.
Height: 159 Cm and above & at least 212 Cm Arm reach.
Weight: Proportional to height
Qualification Required: A minimum of level Ii/10+2 certificate in any field of study from a recognized college/ university/tvet with a minimum grade of “C” in English subject at Ethiopia grade 10th general school leaving examination.

Diploma from a recognized international community schools

A minimum of 12th grade complete per the new/old curriculum.

Note:Knowledge of foreign language other than English is advantageous

Charming and friendly personalities are the requirements of the Job

Applicants with a higher qualification are qualified to apply.
Place of Registraiton: Ethiopian Airlines Recruitment Office
Documents

Interested applicants must bring/attach all original and copy of their supporting documents, including 6th /8th grade ministry card with copy & along with one passport size picture when they come/ email their application for registration on the appropriate dates stated above.

Working hours:

Morning: 09:00 Am - 12:15Pm
Afternoon: 02:00Pm - 04:30Pm
Note:
  • Preliminary physical screening and assessment will be conducted during the registration. Therefore candidates are required to wear knee high skirt, sleeveless shirt, to make up their hair properly and to wear normal size heel shoes(not plat form).Using of nail polish, and makeup including lipstick, eye liner and shuruba is not allowed
  • If anyone found to apply or join Ethiopian with false information will lead to subsequent termination from the process or employment upon discovery of the fact
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted throughout the recruitment process.

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