So you want to be a flight attendant? Air Canada rouge recruitment takes off today

So you want to be a flight attendant? Air Canada rouge recruitment takes off 
Air Canada rouge to hire 150 GTA-based flight attendants for summer launch of 
service to Europe and the Caribbean 
TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2013 /CNW/ - Ready for takeoff? Air Canada rouge 
recruitment starts today for the first 150 flight attendants for Canada's new 
stylishly affordable leisure airline based at Toronto's Pearson Airport. 
The airline's first inflight recruitment campaign is targeted to people who 
will be based in Toronto and the GTA and ideally have customer service/ 
hospitality experience, excellent language skills and a passion for travel. 
The inaugural team of flight attendants will have the unique opportunity to 
help shape Air Canada rouge from the ground up as planning continues and 
service to Europe and the Caribbean starts on July 1, 2013. 
"Our in-flight crews will be the heart of Air Canada rouge. Every day of our 
customers' vacation is treasured so we want to give them a safe, enjoyable and 
memorable start and end to their holiday," said Michael Friisdahl, President 
and CEO of Air Canada rouge. 'We're looking for fun, dynamic, likeminded (and 
styled) people to offer warm, welcoming service. And you can do all of this 
all while travelling with close friends…your fellow flight attendants." 
Interested? For a complete description of the ideal attributes and minimum 
requirements, Air Canada rouge invites candidates to visit, a recruitment site that also offers links to more 
information about the new leisure airline. 
"Whether welcoming people onboard, helping with carryon bags, offering food 
and drinks, sharing flight information, helping with entertainment systems or 
ensuring a safe and secure flight, our cabin crew will largely define Air 
Canada rouge. And where does it all start? With hiring people who truly enjoy 
engaging with travelers of all ages and interests," he said. 
Those interested in becoming one of the inaugural 150 flight attendants, can 
send their résumés to: Telephone interviews 
will be arranged for candidates who meet the requirements and, pending a 
successful phone interview, candidates will be invited to in-person interviews 
in Toronto on February 23 and 24, 2013. 
About Air Canada rouge 
Together with Air Canada Vacations, Air Canada rouge offers 
competitively-priced travel to exciting leisure destinations in Europe and the 
Caribbean: Edinburgh, Venice, Athens and multiple destinations in Cuba, Costa 
Rica, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. As a wholly-owned subsidiary, Air 
Canada rouge is backed by Air Canada's 75-year reputation for safety and 
reliability and Air Canada Vacations' 30-plus year history of vacation travel 
excellence. Air Canada rouge's first flights are set to take off July 1(st), 
2013. Learn more at or 
For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact: 
Shelley Thomas,Account Manager, Narrative 
Andrea Mus, Narrative PR, 416-922-2211 ext 3271, 
SOURCE: Air Canada rouge 
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