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iNCApacitated
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Re: Hiring

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Soyer wrote:
Sat Dec 08, 2018 9:51 am
We bid for schedules in the traditional way so there is no pattern. YOu are guaranteed 12 days off a month and a max schedule of 85 hours. So if you hit 85 hours in 15-16 days you will have13-15 days off. No grey days etc - they are off days. SO you can request specific days off, specific flight etc as in any bidding system.
Thanks Soyer,

Can you bid those 12 days off to be consecutive ?
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Re: Hiring

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iNCApacitated wrote:
Fri Dec 14, 2018 8:10 am
Soyer wrote:
Sat Dec 08, 2018 9:51 am
We bid for schedules in the traditional way so there is no pattern. YOu are guaranteed 12 days off a month and a max schedule of 85 hours. So if you hit 85 hours in 15-16 days you will have13-15 days off. No grey days etc - they are off days. SO you can request specific days off, specific flight etc as in any bidding system.
Thanks Soyer,

Can you bid those 12 days off to be consecutive ?
Not sure about that. I doubt it since there are legal day off requirements but you could probably get pretty close. Would also depend on base and the type of flying from that base. Lots of variables.
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Re: Hiring

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Thank you Flair scabs for lowering the industry, apply here to be one.
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Re: Hiring

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Alcoholism wrote:
Mon Dec 31, 2018 10:33 pm
Thank you Flair scabs for lowering the industry, apply here to be one.
I believe you're thinking of Swoop. Flair pilots improved their situation substantially.
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Re: Hiring

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Hi everyone,

Do you know if Flair is planning to open a base in Winnipeg? Is the schedule commutable? Is it possible to have multiple days pairing followed by few days off for example?

Thanks for your infos!
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Re: Hiring

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Any update on hiring and ground schools for the NG? Also, is the jumpseat program up and running yet?
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Re: Hiring

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July and September.
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Re: Hiring

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Do you know how many spots there are left to fill?
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Re: Hiring

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Any new hire update?
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Re: Hiring

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There should be some hiring coming up at the end of May and another class in June.
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Re: Hiring

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An ad now for YYZ based FO's on the company website.
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Re: Hiring

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Have you upgraded any of the guys you hired in the last 6-12 months?
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Re: Hiring

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Donald wrote:
Mon May 06, 2019 4:36 pm
Have you upgraded any of the guys you hired in the last 6-12 months?
Well, seniority based if the FO has the required time. But at least 4 FO's, who were hired with the required time before even arriving, upgraded last fall out of seniority since they held the time.
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Re: Hiring

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We are no longer accepting applications for this position. (Tired to apply but in their website I am getting this)
LOL
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Re: Hiring

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Works for me.
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Re: Hiring

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Circle to land wrote:
Tue May 07, 2019 5:28 am
We are no longer accepting applications for this position. (Tired to apply but in their website I am getting this)
LOL
https://workforcenow.adp.com/mdf/recrui ... ntOpenings

That link works as of this morning
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Re: Hiring

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tbaylx wrote:
Wed May 08, 2019 6:55 am
Circle to land wrote:
Tue May 07, 2019 5:28 am
We are no longer accepting applications for this position. (Tired to apply but in their website I am getting this)
LOL
https://workforcenow.adp.com/mdf/recrui ... ntOpenings

That link works as of this morning
Thanks
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Re: Hiring

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I see they added YVR to the hiring today also.
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Re: Hiring

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Heard something about them laying off pilots in YEG?
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Re: Hiring

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FICU wrote:
Wed Jun 19, 2019 6:29 am
Heard something about them laying off pilots in YEG?
Flair is actively hiring. There haven't been any layoffs.

They did close the YYC and YLW bases, but everyone was accommodated either in YEG or YVR/YXX
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