Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How do I apply for a job at Qantas?
A. To apply for a job with Qantas, please visit our Current Vacancies section.
Q. What types of roles are available at Qantas?
A. Administration, Call Centre, Catering, Corporate, Customer Service, Engineering, Environment, Finance and Strategy, Flight Attendants, Ground Operations, Human Resources, Information Technology, Logistics, Marketing, Pilots, Pricing, Procurement, Property, Safety, Sales, Security. View Our Business Areas to learn more about each department.
Q. The role that I'm interested in is not advertised on your website. What should I do?
A. The exact role that you are interested in may not be currently advertised on our website. However, you should still complete Register online, which we will hold in our database until the position becomes available. When that happens, you will be contacted by e-mail and then you can proceed with your application.
Q. Where can I find a list of all the current job opportunities within Qantas?
A. View all the Current Vacancies within the Qantas group under the Job Search section.
Q. Is there anyone I can speak to about the progress of my application? A. Yes. You can call 1300 788 460 and speak with our Indigenous Recruitment Adviser, who will be able to assist you.
Q. Is there anyone I can speak to regarding more information about Indigenous Careers @ Qantas?
A. Yes! You can call 1300 788 460 and speak with our Indigenous Recruitment Adviser, who will be able to assist you.
Additionally, you can send us an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. Do you have any positions specifically for Indigenous people?A. No. Qantas does not hold any specific or identified roles for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.
All of Qantas' recruitment procedures are merit based, which means that if you have successfully secured a role with Qantas, you have done so based on your skills, experience, and suitability for the role.
Q. What is the Qantas Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP)?
A. In 2007, we proudly launched our Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) which
reflects the three key pillars of:
- Respect - cultural awareness and promoting shared pride in Indigenous culture
- Opportunities - employment and engagement of Indigenous Australians
- Relationships - community and business partnerships
Q. I'm interested in becoming a Flight Attendant, so where can I find some information about this role?
A. Visit the Flight Attendant section to learn more about the role and register your interest.
Q. I'm interested in a School-Based Traineeship. How do I apply for one?
A. If you want to apply for a SBT, please click here and you can read all the necessary information
Q. I'm interested in a University Cadetship. How do I apply for one?
A. Visit the University Cadetship section for more information.
Q. What is an ASIC security check and why do I need one?
A. All employees and contractors that are working or are contracted to work for the Qantas Group that need access to Qantas property and/or Qantas IT systems will need to undergo a security check by Qantas ID Services.
You will be asked to complete and submit a Qantas Security Assessment Form that allows consent for Qantas to perform a security and background check which will also include a criminal history check.
It is very important that you disclose all information required on these forms in relation to your background as you may not pass a security assessment if you have been dishonest or left out important details about your past.
If you are successful in clearing a security assessment, you will then be issued with an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC) which will allow you to work with us.
Q. Will I need to undergo a Medical Check including Drug and Alcohol Testing?
A. Depending what type of role you are applying for, you will required to attend a pre-employment medical assessment at one of our preferred medical centres close to your location.
We need to make sure you are fit to do your role and also be aware of any pre-existing conditions you may have to ensure your safety whilst you are working with Qantas.
In some roles, you will be required to undergo a Drug and Alcohol test particularly if your role involves driving vehicles or if you will have access to high security areas.