AF22103 - Cabin Crew | DC Aviation Al Futtaim

Department: DC Aviation Al Futtaim
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 15-Jan-2016
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

DC Aviation Al Futtaim

DC Aviation Al Futtaim (DCAF) has come a long way since its establishment in 2013 as the only integrated Hangar and VIP lounge facility in DWC. We offer services in Charter, FBO, Maintenance and Aircraft Management and strive to deliver excellence in all aspects of our business with our primary focus being to exceed customer expectations. Having obtained our AOC in 2015 our mission is to be the number one Business Aviation Company not only in UAE but also across the region. Being a Joint Venture of two strong conglomerates and also the first mover based in the newly developed Al-Maktoum International Airport, which is set to become the biggest airport in the region, puts us in the enviable position of setting the standard and leading the way for others to follow.

About DC Aviation Al Futtaim:

DC Aviation Al Futtaim (DCAF) has come a long way since its establishment in 2013 as the only integrated Hangar and VIP lounge facility in DWC. We offer services in Charter, FBO, Maintenance and Aircraft Management and strive to deliver excellence in all aspects of our business with our primary focus being to exceed customer expectations. Having obtained our AOC in 2015 our mission is to be the number one Business Aviation Company not only in UAE but also across the region. Being a Joint Venture of two strong conglomerates and also the first mover based in the newly developed  Al-Maktoum International Airport, which is set to become the biggest airport in the region, puts us in the enviable position of setting the standard and leading the way for others to follow.

About the Job:

Reporting to the Cabin Crew Manager (CCM), the main role and function of a Cabin Crew team member is the provision of safe professional flights in conformance with stipulated DC Aviation Al-Futtaim company procedures. In addition, these duties shall be carried out in accordance with the requirements of the UAE General Civil Aviation Authority regulations. Flight safety shall be the main objective, followed by customer satisfaction through excellence in service.

Primary Duties:

  • Ensuring all GCAA and DC Aviation Al-Futtaim company requirements are upheld when reporting for duty (correct documentation is carried; fit to fly and carry out all Cabin Crew duties).
  • Participating in pre-flight safety briefing with Cockpit Crew and Purser.
  • Maintaining and adhering to DC Aviation Al-Futtaim grooming standards.
  • Conducting pre-flight checks of on-board Safety & Emergency equipment in their relevant area, reporting any defects to the Commander immediately.
  • Conducting a pre-flight and post-flight security check in their relevant area, reporting a cabin clear or any findings to the Commander immediately.
  • Conducting a pre-flight check on the cabin management system and in-flight entertainment system, reporting any defects to the Commander immediately.
  • Sourcing, ordering, checking and storing all in-flight catering in a safe, professional manner.
  • Ensuring pre-flight that all required service equipment, cabin amenities and required documentation are available and in good working order.
  • Welcomes and assists guests during the boarding process.
  • Confidently conducts the required DC Aviation Al-Futtaim pre-flight passenger safety briefing.
  • Promptly passing the ‘Cabin Secure’ notification to the Cockpit Crew.
  • Providing excellent DCAF Quality Customer Service in-flight to all guest, assisting any guests which may require special attention.
  • Ensuring the cabin, galley, washrooms and crew rest area are kept clean, tidy and secured during, taxi, take-off, turbulence and landing.
  • Assisting guests during the disembarkation process and ensuring all relevant arrival documentation (such as Immigration & Customs landing cards) have been completed prior to doors opening.
  • Communicating any cabin/equipment issues to the Commander for inclusion in the TLB.
  • Completing a DC Aviation Al-Futtaim Voyage Report after each duty/flight and sending the report to the CCM.
  • Cleaning, re-stocking and de-catering the aircraft.
  • Attending a monthly Aircraft Review Day.
  • Assisting when required at the DC Aviation Al-Futtaim FBO facility.
  • Other duties / tasks as assigned by management within scope of area of responsibility
About You:

Minimum Qualifications / Experience:

  • Successful completion of GCAA approved aircraft specific Safety & Emergency training.
  • Successful completion of all relevant internal DC Aviation Al-Futtaim training courses.
  • High level knowledge of relevant GCAA regulations and procedures relating to the role.
  • High level of experience in VVIP aviation / First Class service


Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. If you are not contacted within 30 days, your application has been deemed unsuccessful.

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
2. head shot
3. full length shot
4. UAE residence visa
5. Cabin Crew license
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.