Cathay Pacific Internship Applications
You can find out about Cathay Pacific Airlines current internship recruitment and apply at Cathay Pacific Airlines the same time. You can review the application process for the internship program and get detailed information about the department you want to apply for. Catch a chance to make a difference in your career by doing an internship at the world’s largest airline company!
Cathay Pacific is more than the people you see every time you fly. It’s all the teamwork with people behind the scenes who help to keep us strong and successful. With the sheer complexity and diversity of our operations, we are ideally placed to offer students a real taste of the commercial working world through our summer internships. Students can experience first hand what life is like in one of the world’s most respected airlines in the aviation industry. At the same time, it will allow you to gain a much clearer idea about joining the airline industry as your possible future career.
Swire summer internship
A summer internship with Cathay Pacific provides a great opportunity to experience the dynamic airline industry. Summer internship opportunities in Cathay Pacific are available through the Swire Summer Internship Programme. For more information click here.
How would you like to spend your vacation getting your hands on one of the youngest and most sophisticated air fleets in the world?
If you’re an Engineering undergraduate who’s enthusiastic about aviation and curious to learn what a career in aircraft engineering is all about, an internship with the World’s Best Airline* is an opportunity that you won’t want to miss!
What you’ll learn
Our eight-week internship programme offers you the chance to gain invaluable exposure to the aviation industry that can give you a competitive edge and help get your career off to a flying start.
With us you will get a taste of how the Engineering Department of a world-class airline carrier operates, as well as the chance to tour exciting aircraft and learn how aircraft flight systems work. Visits to our 24-hour Integrated Operations Centre and HAECO, our maintenance and repair organisation, will ensure that you gain a good understanding of what it takes to deliver safe, compliant and reliable aircraft.
During the programme, you will receive a series of briefings from Cathay Pacific engineers on a range of topics such as ground safety, maintenance control and support, reliability, and aircraft theory of flight and aircraft systems.
If you perform well during your internship and show us a passion for engineering and aviation, you’ll be given direct entry to our selection process should you decide to apply for our two-year Graduate Engineer Programme once you complete your studies.
Who you’ll learn from
Our programme will assign you to an engineering team, either from commercial & projects stream or operations stream, where experienced senior engineers will share their experience and knowledge and give you an up-close look at their daily life as part of the Cathay Pacific Engineering. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet lots of passionate engineering students like yourself – some of whom may even become future colleagues.
What you’ll need
To be considered for a place in our internship program, you’ll need to possess:
- The right of abode in Hong Kong. Alternatively, PRC Nationals who are eligible to work in Hong Kong under the new immigration policy are welcome to apply.
- HKIE ACE recognised or Washington Accord accredited degree
- Proficiency in both written and spoken English and Chinese
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Excellent interpersonal and team-leading abilities
- Creativity and strategic thinking
- Availability and commitment to work the full 8 weeks to complete the internship
For more information click here.
Information Technology Internship Programme
Are you looking for real work experience?
The Cathay Pacific IT Internship Programme offers students an exciting and unique opportunity to develop their professional skills with valuable hands-on, real-time experience. As an IT intern at Cathay Pacific, you’re more than a student — you’re a member of our dynamic IT team.
About the IT Internship Programme
During the eight-week trainee programme, you will be assigned to one of our IT projects where you will get the opportunity to learn from our IT experts via on-the-job training and shadowing.
Not only will you receive on-going opportunities to network and interact with managers and collaborate with IT specialists, you will also receive practical hands-on work experience – in an ever-changing work and aviation environment.
Who should apply?
If you’re an undergraduate who’s enthusiastic about aviation and technology and want to learn what a career in IT is all about, joining the IT Internship programme with the World’s Best Airline* is an opportunity that you won’t want to miss!
In order to be considered for a place in our Programme, you’ll need to meet the following requirements:
- Right of abode in Hong Kong
- Non-final year university students in IT or Engineering disciplines, or any related disciplines that demonstrates your exposure to technology
- Good academic background with involvement in extracurricular activities
- An innovative and quick learner
- Effective team player and excellent interpersonal skills
- Good command of written and spoken English
- Strong communication, problem solving and analytical skills
- Self-motivated, with a flexible attitude
- Knowledge in mobile apps development such as iOS and/or Android is an advantage
- Interested in building an IT career at the aviation industry
How to Apply for Intern at Cathay Pacific Airlines;
Using the link below you can list all current intern positions and apply to the position that suits you.