Pilots - Eligibility

The minimum requirements to apply for a pilot position with Jetstar Asia Singapore are:

  • A320 Type Rated and hold an unrestricted CPL or ICAO ATPL
  • Have passes in all Singapore ATPL subjects or evidence of passes in all ATPL subjects in home country
  • Hold, or be eligible to hold, a Airline Transport Pilot Certificate with Multi-Engine Command Instrument Rating
  • Current Class 1 Medical Certificate
  • At least ICAO Level 4 English Language Proficiency
  • Hold, or be eligible to hold, relevant Singapore Work Permit.

In addition, Direct Entry First Officer Positions require:

  • Minimum 1500 hours total aeronautical experience of which 500 hours may be helicopter time
  • 500 hours PIC or First Officer on Multi-Engine Aircraft
  • 250 hours PIC of fixed-wing aircraft, of which 150 hours may be PICUS.

Direct Entry Captain Positions require:

  • Minimum 4000 hours total (5000 hours preferred) aeronautical experience with at least 2000 hours on fixed wing aircraft.
  • Minimum 1500 hours PIC on Multi-Engine Jet Transport Aircraft with a MTOW greater than 50,000Kg
  • Minimum 500 hours total PIC on A320 type