A340 First Officer – CCQ available

Posted on 15 December 23 by Ginny Merritt

  • Bournemouth
  • £ - £

Powered by Tracker

Job Description

We are seeking experienced and highly qualified First Officers to join our growing team at European Cargo. As an A340 First Officer, you will play a crucial role in the safe and efficient operation of our fleet of long-haul freighter aircraft. You will work closely with the Captain to ensure the successful completion of each flight, from pre-flight planning to landing and post-flight procedures.

European Cargo is a UK based cargo operator with a fleet of A340 600’s. With its unique fleet of Airbus A340 long-haul freighter aircraft offering professional and competitive logistical solutions, European Cargo has helped to establish Bournemouth International Airport (BOH) as a reliable, cost-effective, and strategic air freight hub.

Initially responding to the UK Coronavirus (COVID-19) medical supplies crisis during 2020, European Cargo has expanded into the expert handling and transportation of a wide variety of air cargo, including perishables and e-commerce, utilizing the unique main deck cargo pod system.

The Airbus A340-600 aircraft is capable of non-stop flight over long distances. European Cargo now operates routes from the UK and Europe to a range of destinations across the world, including the Far East, the United States, Africa, and the Middle East. The aircraft can carry a maximum payload of 76 tons with 440cbm capacity across upper and lower decks.

Benefits Package:
  • Full Bupa care (for pilot only)
  • CCQ provided
  • Per Diems - £2.70 per duty hour
  • 6% pension contributions
  • 28 days annual leave plus 144 days off per year
Role Requirements: 
  • UK CAA ATPL or ATPL (f)
  • 1400 hours multi crew
  • 12 months flight recency
  • ELP - 4+
  • Valid type rating – Airbus A320/A330/A340/ A350/ A380 (must be valid at 1st day of OCC)
  • Right to live and work in the UK
Application Process: 
  1. CV and document submission to AeroProfessional
  2. Telephone interview by AeroProfessional
  3. Face-to-face interview with client
  4. Offer 



Job Information

Rate / Salary

£ - £


Airline / Aviation


Not Specified

Skills / Experience

Not Specified


Full Bupa care, CCQ provided, accommodation provided, per Diems, 6% pension contribution, 28 days annual leave

Our Reference


Job Location