Person drives car with passenger in back seat

You might hire a flight attendant to:

  • Ensure compliance with onboard safety procedures
  • Provide passengers with service and support

  • Respond to medical emergencies
  • Support the flight deck crew during flight
  • Provide assistance to special needs passengers, such as older adults or persons with disabilities


Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
Ability to successfully complete the airline’s training program
Experience in a customer-facing or healthcare role
Proficiency in language(s) of country of hire
First aid certification
Outstanding interpersonal, critical thinking, and conflict resolution skills
A polished appearance and the ability to comply with uniform requirements
Available to be scheduled away from their home for multiple days 
Proficiency in additional language(s)
Ability to meet physical requirements established by the airline and government authorities
Willingness to commute or relocate