Longreach China has available A320 Captain positions with West Airlines based in Chonquing, China.
West Air is a subsidiary of Hainan Airlines, one of the largest airlines in China, and operates a fleet of A320 aircraft.
There are 4 types of rosters available, enabling a straight forward commute to almost anywhere in the Asian and Pacific region, and possibly the world, with a generous ticket allowance of $10,000 USD per year.
Monthly salary for the A320 is US$21,000, plus an annual bonus is payable, contract renewal bonus and other benefits. Total salary package over 12 months is approximately US$280,000 or US$23,300 per month. Excellent remuneration for an A320 Captain.
Longreach provides all of its pilots with access to our group Loss of Income insurance and Life Insurance underwritten by Lloyds of London, with selectable levels of cover up to US$15,000 per month for 24 months, plus a lump sum of US$150,000. In addition, all Longreach pilots are automatically covered by our emergency medical insurance and travel benefits package.
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Contract Length: 3 years renewable
West Airlines offers four types of roster of varying work cycles, and salary is commensurate with the roster chosen.
Please note: These salary rates outlined in this document are net of Chinese tax.
Salary & Benefits: A320 Captain
|Roster Choice||Resident||3 Wks ON|
1 Wk OFF
|20 days ON|
10 days OFF
|15 days ON
15 days OFF
|Annual Leave||40 days||15 days||nil||nil|
|Sick Leave||7 days|
|Safety Bonus||$10,000 per year|
|Annual Bonus||$8,000 Year 1; $12,000 Year 2; $15,000 Year 3|
|Travel Allowance||$10,000 per year, paid every 6 months|
|Block Hours||82.5 hrs/mth||80 hrs/mth||75 hrs/mth||804 hrs/year|
|Travel Benefits||Unlimited jump-to-seat on West Air and Hainan Airlines domestic routes for pilots, plus unlimited ID 80 standby tickets on West Air and Hainan Airline flight for pilots and their family member ( unconfirmed tickets, economy class);|
- Type rated on the A319/A320/A321
- Minimum 3000 hrs flight experience
- Minimum 500 hours PIC on A319/A320/A321
- Flown at least 3 times on A319/A320/A321 in past 12 months
- Age less than 56
- Valid ATPL from country with diplomatic relations with PRC.
- Valid First Class Medical
- Valid passport from country with diplomatic relations with PRC.
- No history of incidents or accidents
- No criminal record
- ICAO English Level 4 or above
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