A320 SFO Command Upgrade


Company Info

Are you a A320 Senior First Officer looking for an upgrade to Command?

For our partner Jetstar Pacific we are offering SFO's an upgrade to Command.

Jetstar is expecting 5 new A321 neo aircraft arriving within the next 12 months. To meet the pilot demand they seek applications from qualified pilots who wish to join a motivated team in Vietnam.

The upgrade program takes 6-12 months in total, depending on your flight background.

Jetstar now flies to 25 domestic and international destinations in 7 countries.

Fleet Info

Currently 19 Airbus A320-200, 12 new A320 arriving to replace older ones.


The Captain Upgrade Program is available for pilots that meet all the requirements for FO.

Minimum hours required:

  • TFT > 4000hrs,
  • 3 years, 2000 hours, 500 sectors flown as FO with a commercial airline on type,
  • Minimum of 2 Sim cycles with above average grade after receiving clearance to line fly.


  • Hold a valid Air Transport Pilot Licence (ATPL) OR CPL with ATPL theory, with an A320 Type Rating.
  • English Language Proficiency Level 4.
  • Current Class 1 medical certificate .
  • Current Instrument Rating.
  • Maximum age: 63 years for males, 58 years of age for females

Roster & Salary

  • 7,380 USD per month (base fee and allowances), local taxes and fees paid by the airline.
  • Optional one-off relocation allowance of US$6,000.
  • ID tickets for pilot and family.

Roster: 73 block hours per month;

  • 3 weeks on, 1 week off.
  • 6 weeks on, 2 weeks off, (overtime rate per hour in excess of 146 block hours will be applied per designated 8 week cycle)
  • 9 weeks on, 3 weeks off.

Single room hotel accommodation at layover stations and suitable ground transportation to and from airfields at layover stations.

Interview Procedure

Call Boudewijn van Heezik on +66 937 487 338 for more infomation or send us your resume: vietnam@jobs4pilots.com.

To apply: send us your resume and a copy of your license, medical, passport and last three pages logbook.


  1. Skype interview.
  2. Online test.
  3. SIM and assesment.

Documentation required:

 ICAO First Class Medical Certificate (Medical ECG Report for over age of 40)
 ICAO or Vietnamese ATPL for CA / ATPL Frozen for FO; w/current A320/321 type rating
 License verification (current within 2 months) from issuing national aviation authority
 Employment verification letter from current / first previous employer
 Criminal Background Check (within 2 months) with Vietnamese Consular Stamp
 Valid passport with minimum 2 years remaining at start of contract
 A320/IR Proficiency Check (last completed)
 Logbook documenting recurrent or equivalent training to be Type/IR qualified/current on A320/321

Detailed information



Contact person

Boudewijn van Heezik