Jetstar Airways Careers

The Jetstar Group is one of the largest low-cost airline groups in the Asia Pacific by revenue and has flown more than 300 million passengers since it launched in 2004.
Collectively the Jetstar Group offers more than 5,000 (pre-COVID) flights a week to 58 destinations in 18 countries and territories across the Asia Pacific region. The Group operates a fleet of more than 90 aircraft, including Airbus A320-200, Airbus A321 and Boeing 787-8.

Jetstar's mission is to offer all day, everyday low fares to enable more people to fly to more places, more often.
Altara has been providing cabin crew nationally to Jetstar since 2010. We offer a role that provides exceptional work flexibility and availability options, professional training, and support, along with significant benefits such as access to staff travel and career progression. Many members of our fantastic cabin crew team have progressed on to being directly employed by Jetstar after commencing their journey with Altara.

To operate on Jetstar services, Altara Resources are currently seeking dynamic, motivated people who wish to become cabin crew for the following bases:

  • Melbourne/Avalon Dual
  • Sydney
  • Brisbane
  • Gold Coast
  • Cairns
  • Adelaide.

It is preferable for casual Cabin Crew to be able to work a minimum of 15 days per calendar month, including some weekend days and public holidays.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Over 18 years of age
  • Ability to reach 212cm in height above head with both hands (without shoes) and an arm span width of 127cm.
  • Experienced in a customer service environment & comfortable in a selling role
  • Physically fit with a good attendance record in your current position
  • An Australian Citizen or hold Permanent Residency Status with the right to remain in Australia indefinitely
  • Fluent in English (both written and spoken)
  • Prepared to work unsociable hours, any day of the year, at any time including weekends
  • Ready to meet the challenge of dealing with people and demanding situations
  • Able to work under pressure and coordinate multiple time sensitive issues
  • A holder of a School Certificate (year 10 or relevant working experience).

And in possession of or willing to obtain at your own cost prior to commencing employment:

  • Current Senior first Aid Certificate with 12 months validity
  • Current Responsible Service of Alcohol Certificate
  • Valid passport, with a minimum of 12 months validity
  • Successful completion of the nominated ground school training and assessment program.
  • Willing to complete a Water Competency Assessment

To be successful, applicants must be able to demonstrate the ability to:

  • Perform cabin safety functions, including identifying safety matters, taking action to address safety matters and co-operating with other crew to reduce the risk of injury to passengers and Jetstar employees
  • Provide excellent customer service during long sectors
  • Ensure effective communication within the cabin and cockpit and with Altara and/or Jetstar personnel to maintain an effective and harmonious working relationship
  • Maintain skills, knowledge and physical ability to perform all emergency procedures
  • Consistently display professional standards of behaviour and personal presentation

Recruitment Process

Once all four stages of the recruitment process have been successfully completed only then will employment be offered.

Note: The Ground School Training and Assessment Program is the last stage of the assessment process and as such no wage will be paid for the duration of the Ground School Training and Assessment Program. A graduation bonus of $1,500 is paid to candidates upon successful completion of the Ground School Training and Assessment Program.

If you are committed to providing exceptional customer service and are interested in becoming part of our energetic new team, please click on the link above to apply. You will receive an immediate response in relation to your application’s progress. If you do not receive an email with 48 hours (PLEASE REMEMBER TO CHECK YOUR JUNK EMAIL FOLDER) then please contact us at [email protected] to advise. We look forward to receiving your application.

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