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Old 24th Mar 2018, 18:15
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Pilot jobs Flysafair

Aparantly Flysafair on a huge recruitment drive.
Great opertunity to get on a jet early, get good hours, fast!

Not too sure on the working conditions, I hear very low morale and not even pocket money as a salary, but hey, get the hours and move !

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Old 25th Mar 2018, 20:53
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"Huge recruitment drive", "very low moral", "not even pocket money as a salary".

Modern day slavery at it's finest.
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Old 27th Mar 2018, 07:37
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Add to that a hefty bond that takes a long time to wind down, I heard 8 years?? However if u want a lot of hours fast and are prepared to pay back the bond at the end because you wont stay the full term, and of course be able to support yourself on the salary.....then go for it.

Mango and Comair seem to have developed a taste for Safair type rated crew of late, the pay gap can go a long way to paying off that safair bond
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Old 9th Aug 2018, 09:31
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Hi,

Im thinking of applying to FlySafair as a DEC, anyone got any idea on the package they offer, cant find anything on the web.
Im a skipper on the NG with 5000 PIC.

thanks in advance.
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Old 13th Aug 2018, 13:23
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Hi Sky Goose,

Things at Safair are slowly but surely improving. Morale is a lot better than a few months ago and since the salary increases everyone is a lot happier. Sure, yes the salaries could be better, but at the end of the day, the airline is only 3 years old and growing very nicely. At least in these turbulent economic times job security is definitely a draw card.

Training is really good and so is aircraft serviceability in general. As far as the roster is concerned, you will spend every night in your own bed and contrary to popular belief, average 60 to 75 block hours a month.

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Old 22nd Aug 2018, 19:01
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Wow, this login still works.

Anyway, I hear a whole bunch of Comair people actually went for interviews at Safair! Well.....ten, or something like that. There's definitely one person making the move already though, going from F/O to Captain I think, so it makes sense with Comair's horrible in comparison time to command. And two Captains who timex'd out of Comair now fly for Safair too, but that's a different story. How's that for a turnaround! Comair's quality of life is abysmal I hear right now, with lots of hotel time away from home, always brutal on the family. So sleeping at home is a pull. 60 - 75 hours is also less work than Comair, who seem to be up at 75-80 according to what I know. I guess Safair seems to have worked out that they don't want to be the 'Comair pilot training pool' company. With a faster time to command, better money in the short term assuming quicker command with the associated salary, it sounds like it's looking up for them.

Interesting.
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Old 12th Sep 2018, 14:59
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What sort of money are we talking about at Safair?
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Old 18th Sep 2018, 11:32
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8k USD gross for a Captain
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