Business expansion
European Union
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Land, Water And Air Transportation
Air Transport
51.1 - Passenger air transport

1,200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
27 July 2016
Employment effect (start)
1 August 2016
Foreseen end date
31 December 2016


Low cost airline EasyJet has announced plans to recruit over 1,200 new permanent and fixed-term cabin crew positions as the airline continues its growth. The new employees will follow on-line training and complete their training with three weeks of practise. EasyJet will offer its new cabin crew positions across all of its 27 European bases, around half of these positions will be based in the UK and 100 in France. EasyJet has announced earlier this year that it was opening recruitment for more than 350 pilots.


  • 26 July 2016: Tornosnews


Eurofound (2016), Easyjet, Business expansion in European Union, factsheet number 88289, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/88289.