Bamboo Airways is seeking to fill positions such as Head of Representative Office in the United States, Commercial Director, Chief Financial Officer, Office Manager and Station Manager at San Francisco International Airport and Los Angeles International Airport, etc.
The head of the Bamboo Airways representative office in the United States would be responsible for the management and operation of all activities, integrating business development, customer service, diplomacy, marketing and media activities.
Several requirements for the Representative Office Manager application are 10 years of aviation experience, excellent business mindset, exceptional organizational skills, negotiation, financial management, statistical analysis and problem solving, a bachelor’s degree in business administration or related fields, a proficiency in English, etc.
Personnel working in the Bamboo Airways representative office in the United States must understand and comply with the law and aviation business in the host country.
Bamboo Airways plans to operate modern widebody Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners on non-stop charter flights to the United States. Photo by Bamboo Airways.
The opening of the Bamboo Airways representative office in the United States is seen as preparation for the operation of non-stop charter flights between Vietnam and the United States. The airline will take action to operate scheduled non-stop flights as soon as the government allows the reopening of international trade routes.
After the start of operations, Bamboo Airways’ representative office in the United States would make a substantial contribution to the expansion of its international network, as well as authorized representative and general agent offices in international markets that the airline operates such as Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Czech Republic, Germany, Thailand, Singapore, etc.
Bamboo Airways was officially designated to operate charter flights to the United States in May 2021. The airline has acquired slots to operate scheduled non-stop flights between Ho Chi Minh City and San Francisco and Los Angeles from the 1st September, becoming the first Vietnamese carrier to secure non-stop flight slots in the United States.
At San Francisco International Airport, daily flights between Ho Chi Minh City and the United States are scheduled to land at 10 a.m. (local time) and depart at 1 p.m. (local time). Whereas the landing and take-off times for daily flights at Los Angeles International Airport are 9:30 am (local time) and 12:30 pm (local time) respectively.
Bamboo Airways cabin crew are strictly selected and trained based on many standard professional criteria. Photo by Bamboo Airways.
To date, Bamboo Airways has met the technical requirements for non-stop charter flights to the United States with the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner widebody fleet, approved by the Vietnam Civil Aviation Authority.
Regarding legal procedures, Bamboo Airways has obtained a license from the United States Department of Transportation to operate non-stop charter flights to the United States. It is also
work with the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA), the US Department of Customs and Border Protection, and relevant authorities to complete procedures.
The Department of Transportation said the operation of charter flights by Bamboo Airways to the United States is a contribution to the repatriation of Vietnamese citizens and the travel of foreign diplomats, investors, experts and high-tech workers to Vietnam; bring the airline closer to its dual objective of preventing the pandemic and developing the economy.
“This serves as a springboard for Bamboo Airways to conduct scheduled flights to the United States in the future and promote economic and trade cooperation between Vietnam and the United States,” said the head of the Department of Transportation. (giữ quotes thì cần tên và chức vụ)
Bamboo Airways currently operates more than 60 domestic routes, carrying 7.5 million passengers, reaching 20% market share, doubling in just one year. The airline expects to occupy a 30% market share in Vietnam this year. It also maintained the highest one-time flight rate in the Vietnamese aviation market in three years until 2021, with an absolute safety rate of 100%.
Bamboo Airways pre-tax profit reached VND 400 billion in 2020. The airline sets a target of VND 500 billion pre-tax profit for 2021, an increase of 25% from the same period last year .