A320 / E190-E2 Direct Entry Captain Jobs – Scoot – Singapore

at Scoot
Published 13th June 2023
Location Singapore, Singapore
Category Pilot Jobs  
Job Type Captain Jobs  



With a vision to disrupt the low-cost carrier category, Scoot started in 2012 armed with just three Boeing 777-200 aircraft. Today, Scoot is a proud family with over 50 aircraft.

From the industry-leading Airbus A320 family to the wide-body Boeing 787 Dreamliners, we constantly seek new and innovative ways to improve our guests’ travel experience with us. Our young fleet means passengers can look forward to a more comfortable and sustainable travel experience thanks to efficient and quieter engines. And now, we’ll be welcoming the Embraer E190-E2 to our fleet in 2024 to better serve the region!

Job Description


Sitting on the left-hand seat, you will take command of the flight and ensure the highest personal and professional standards are upheld at all times. Your focus is on ensuring that flights are safe, comfortable and on-time, every time. As a leader and a team player, you set the example and help develop members of the Scoot team to deliver the Scootitude experience to all passengers.

B787 Captain Requirements

  • Total flight time of more than 5,000 multi-crew flying hours on commercial jet aircraft with MTMA of 5,700kg or more, of which at least 2,000 hours are as Pilot-in-Command (PIC/P1) on multi-engine jet or turbine commercial airline transport aircraft certificated for multi-crew operation.

A320 / Embraer 190-E2 Captain Requirements

  • Total flight time of more than 3,500 hours on aeroplanes with MTMA of 5700kg or more, of which at least 1,000 hours are as Pilot-in-Command (PIC/P1) on multi-engine jet or turbine commercial airline transport aircraft certificated for multi-crew operation.

Licencing Requirements

  • A Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore issued ICAO ATPL (foreign ATPL will be required to undergo licence conversion which requires an instrument rating and a proficiency check that has a minimum of 6 months' validity.)
  • Demonstrate the ability to speak and understand English with a minimum of ICAO level 5.
  • Possesses a valid Class 1 Medical Certificate, recognized or can be validated by Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS)

Desirable Traits 

  • A leader with a strong passion to nurture and guide fellow teammates
  • A team player who demonstrates composure, confidence and maturity
  • A sense of humour to brighten up the day of everyone around you
  • Definitely the 'Scootitude' DNA in you!

Training Co-Payment & Training Bond

Where applicable, successful candidates will be trained to acquire an Aircraft Type Rating for the assigned fleet.

Successful candidates who are provided with type rating training will be subjected to a co-payment of the training cost and will be required to enter a training bond.

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