What do you think of the flight attendant position?
I AM THINKING OF BECOMING A FLIGHT ATTENDANT. MAINLY BECAUSE I KNOW YOU GET TO TRAVEL TO DIFFERENT STATES AND OR COUNTRIES. CAN ANYONE PLEASE LET ME KNOW THE PROS AND CONS OF THIS JOB? DO YOU THINK THEY GET PAID ENOUGH FOR ALL THEY DO? WHAT IS THE GREATEST CHALLENGE? AND HOW DO YOU LIKE THE JOB?
Asked By: LUCIA P - 5/4/2007
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It's fun, you get to see loads of places, you get discounts and cheap airline fares. You get so be free when shops are empty and hairdressers not fully booked. You get to go swimming or to a gym when it's nice and quet. You don't generally work too hard and have fun whilst doing it. Where else would you be paid to... More
Answered By: anitaS - 5/5/2007
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I'm not a flight attendant but I've flown plenty of times. It seems like a pretty fun job, if you can stand being up in the air for hours at a time. And will you be able to handle a hi-jacking? Something else to think about!
Answered By: emmy - 5/4/2007
It's a great job. I have a flexible schedule, work only half the month, can take vacations each month if i want to, lots of time off, lots of variety since each day is spent in a different city and each pairing you work with different people, and each day you meet different guests. Amazing discounts with hotels... More
Answered By: N8UR - 5/5/2007
I am a new hire Flight Attendant and I love the job. Yes you can travel, my first working trip I went to Korea, but at the same time being a new flight attendant is hard work. My training was almost two months in a different state, it was stressful and we had quite a few people sent home. I made a group of new friends... More
Answered By: Lil Mama 510 - 5/8/2007
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