Discover your career opportunities at Austrian.
You’re ready to take the next step in your career? At Austrian, we cover a surprisingly wide range of professional fields that could be exactly what you’re looking for. Explore our career opportunities for experts, entry-level candidates and career changers to find your dream position. And let’s create journeys together!
Maximum responsibility in the world’s most exciting industry: As part of our cockpit crew, you’ll take off professionally while discovering the world and enjoying the benefits that working for the world’s most hospitable airline can offer.
Getting our passengers to their destination safely is our top priority. And to ensure this, we rely on extensive, state-of-the-art education for our cockpit crew. Our pilots are trained and regularly upskilled at the Lufthansa Group’s European Flight Academy.
Of course, you’ll have the opportunity to shape your personal career path with us – from first officer to captain. On your journey, we’ll enable you to gain any necessary experience on international short-, medium- and long-haul routes so you can take the next step. In addition, we’ll empower you to train and develop pilots yourself later in your career.
As a member of our cockpit crew, you’ll work with easy-going, passionate and responsible colleagues and explore the world a little more every day.
“Acting as the interface between man and machine during the flight. The feeling of breaking through the clouds in a plane is always incredible. The technology behind it and bringing our worlds together. The how and the why. It amazes me every time!”
Ready to create special travel experiences for our guests and make their dreams come true? If you are enthusiastic about working with people from all over the world and love the airport vibe, you’ll feel right at home in our international ground operations team and love the varied and exciting work that comes with it.
For many passengers, our ground operations team represents the first personal point of contact with Austrian. Therefore, our employees “on the ground” make every effort to create a great first impression by welcoming our guests with helpfulness, self-confidence and hospitality. Together, they aim to positively shape the customer experience right from the start. And – being passionate airliners – they also know they can rely on each other for help and master any challenge that may arise as a team.
If traveling and flying inspires you as much as our team, why not realize your career dreams in our ground operations department? Dedicate yourself to versatile tasks such as personally supporting our guests at check-in or in case of flight irregularities, coordinating the boarding process and offering additional services such as upgrades. And join forces with us at Vienna Airport to ensure that departure and arrival are a special travel experience for every single one of our passengers.
“My job is very versatile. Every day I get to meet new people from all over the world. Every conversation is unique.”
If you live for hospitality, love to discover new places and want to offer our guests an unforgettable, enjoyable travel experience, then Austrian Airlines is the right place for you. Our cabin crew members are open-minded, charming and passionate about traveling the world. They represent our airline with a welcoming, self-confident and service-oriented demeanor. And their position in the forefront of our brand makes them integral in shaping Austrian’s image in the long term.
As ambassadors of Austrian, our cabin crew members ensure safety and customer satisfaction in the air. They work to create a comfortable and worry-free travel experience. And they also enjoy many benefits of our dynamic and fascinating industry – like traveling the world and discovering new places and cultures.
What’s more, they are also invited to take part in our modular development program, which allows all cabin crew members to personalize their career paths and work towards roles with more responsibility – such as on-board team lead or trainer.
If we’ve sparked your wanderlust and passion for a job above the clouds, then a welcoming team and an inclusive community is waiting for you at Austrian. Join our team to make flying a safe and enjoyable experience every day.
“My special workplace above the clouds opens the world to me. Inspiring and assisting my guests makes every flight unique!”
Maintaining our fleets, getting a taste of hangar air and making sure each aircraft is ready for take-off: our technical teams are passionate about every fascinating detail aviation has to offer. Every day, they work closely with and on the technology that enables us to lift off and thus play a key role in ensuring that our passengers reach their destination safely.
And, at Austrian, that is our top priority. To ensure this high level of safety, our aircraft technicians receive state-of-the-art training in line with international standards and get to practically apply their extensive knowledge to our proud fleet every day.
As a result, our teams work not only passionately, but reliably and with exceptional expertise. Do you also dream of mastering this exciting trade or even developing into a leader in the technical department of your choice?
Then let’s #CreateJourneysTogether.
“Engineering is my passion and there is nothing more fascinating than an aircraft. I am proud to contribute to the safety of our fleet.”
Whether it be by making processes run smoothly, optimizing the employee experience for everyone, or ensuring our success and further development in close international cooperation with the Lufthansa Group: the teams at our Head Office are committed to providing the best possible support for our teams “on the ground” and in the air. They are working hard behind the scenes to actively help shape the future of Austrian Airlines. And they’re always looking for bright minds like you to join them on their journey.
International aviation is one of the world’s most exciting, but also complex industries. At our modern, globally active airline, we therefore strive for a high level of expertise, energy and the will to constantly develop further – regardless of the discipline or level.
To ensure that our teams remain up to any challenge, we also offer a wide range of training and development opportunities that allow them to shape their individual career paths. Whether you’re passionate about working as a specialist, project manager or manager, the opportunities in Vienna and internationally are almost limitless.
Our community is open-minded and warmhearted, our people competent and down-to-earth. And they all approach the demanding, varied tasks with a great deal of passion. Could you see yourself working behind the scenes of a global airline group? Then join Austrian to find a team where you can belong.
“In our dynamic corporate environment, I can constantly grow with new challenges. I am proud to be able to actively shape the future of Austrian Airlines.”
Apprenticeship: craft and expertise at an international level
Inspired by technology or aerospace engineering? If aircrafts and flight fascinate you and you have the passion to learn a trade from A to Z, our apprenticeship in mechatronics will provide you with the tools you need to make your dreams fly.
Get a taste of hangar air: at Austrian, a mechatronics apprenticeship promises an exciting daily routine. As our apprentice, you’ll work with experienced technicians at our Vienna location to ensure that our aircrafts are ready for take-off and our guests arrive safely at their destination.
You’ll also benefit from our carefully designed, internationally renowned training program, get the chance to complete your apprenticeship with a Matura (school leaving exam) and become part of an open-minded and warmhearted community that has the same passion for flying that you do. Ready to actively help shape the future of flying? We strive to innovate constantly and are delighted when bright minds like you join us on this journey.
Do you have questions or want to know more? Then contact Florian.
Dual studies. Power up your career from the start.
Whether technology, information technology or airline management excites you: for ambitious people like you, we offer dual study programs in many areas of our company.
AIRcelerate – Dual Study Aviation Management
Want to get a degree and take your first steps in the airline industry? With AIRcelerate, you can participate in a unique airline training program while studying.
To get a head start in your career, you’ll commute between university and our location in Vienna to attend and complete a customized training program in our commercial and operational areas while studying for your Aviation Management Bachelor at the renowned University of Applied Sciences in Worms, Germany. The English-language, 7-semester program will provide you with the theoretical knowledge you need to successfully manage an airline while you gain valuable professional experience as an aviation manager during operational assignments on the ground or in the air, as part of job rotations in a wide range of departments, and in several practical phases, projects and training courses.
Dual Study Tourism and Hospitality Management
If traveling and hospitality is what inspires you and you’d like to turn your passion into a career, the dual study program in Tourism and Hospitality Management at the University of Applied Sciences Vienna offers everything you need to spread your wings. The study program is comprehensive, practically oriented and focuses on gaining experience – in Vienna as well as around the world.
During your 6 semesters, you’ll acquire the necessary management expertise – from managing personnel to making data-based decisions. Digital and traditional marketing of destinations and services will also be part of your curriculum. And once you’ve reached the third semester, you can start your career at Austrian Airlines in your elective area alongside your studies, in order to supplement your theoretical knowledge with a deep dive into network management, sales or brand experience.
Dual Study Program IT
If you decide to opt for a dual bachelor’s degree program at the renowned FH Technikum Wien, you’ll not only acquire the basics in 6 semesters. You’ll also get the specific and necessary theoretical knowledge you’ll need to advance in our IT right from the start.
By being assigned relevant tasks and learning from our experts on the job, you’ll be able to immerse into the day-to-day work in your field and gain valuable professional experience during your studies. What’s more, our customized trainee program during the semester break as well as numerous technical practical phases, projects and workshops will ensure that you’re well prepared for your start at Austrian and a successful future.
Internships. Immerse yourself in the industry.
Focusing on a career path isn’t easy. But if you’re passionate about flying or traveling, we can offer you the work and environment you’re looking for.
You’re curious, passionate and have the drive to learn? Then, you’ll certainly benefit from a university internship at Austrian. Working for us in Vienna, you’ll gain insights into the many facets of working at the world’s most hospitable airline.
As an intern, you will experience our daily work at Vienna Airport firsthand and have ample opportunity to dive in and take on relevant and important tasks as a full team member.
From us, you’ll learn about working in our dynamic and exciting industry and gain additional skills that will give you a head start in your career. And we’ll benefit from your fresh approach and new idea which we’re already looking forward to.
“I was able to put my talents and strengths to great use during my internship in IT project management. After that I had the chance to join the company as a project manager and now have a leading role.”