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Pilots' Detailed Payscale- please state whether payscale is before or after tax
(pension, per diems and brief payscale are listed further down the page)
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1 Euro = 1,46 USD
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Brief Payscale (please state whether before or after tax) (please ignore if the detailed payscale above is up to date)

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Capt top 6250 Eur (net) plus 220 Eur (Net) every year 11/Jan/13
Capt base 6250 Eur (net)plus 220 Eur (Net) every year
FO top 4650 Eur (net) plus 160 Eur (Net) every year 11/Jan/13
FO base 3400 Eur (net) 11/Jan/13
SO top

SO base
FE top
FE base
Additional Duty Pay / Per Diems for TAP Air Portugal Pilot Jobs
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Capt 70 Eur (net) Average 18 Per diem/Month
FO 55 Eur (net) Average 18 Per diem/Month
Pension Details for TAP Air Portugal Pilot Jobs
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company will deliver 6% of monthly salary to a finance company. Pilot will deduct 1,5% of salary to same company. Total of 7,5% salary for a pensio fund  
Conditions for TAP Air Portugal Pilot Jobs
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Roster Isaura for the following month on the 15th of previous month
Staff travel Yes. Tickets comply only airport taxes.
Discounted holidays

TAP Air Portugal Pilot Jobs Situation

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Current Situation:  
Vacancies expected to open later this year. Latest recruitment did not meet the company's expectations. Very few job applications and interest.
Government wants to privatize the company before year end 2024. New major international airport being projected in Lisbon could positively affect the company's growing plans.  
Overall Hiring Situation (+ve/neutral/-ve):
Positive   13/Mar/24
TAP Air Portugal Pilot Jobs Entry Requirements (including preferred pilot schools)
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No direct entry. 6/Nov/10
Frozen ATPL, IR(ME), MCC. ICAO Level 6 Portuguese. A320 Type-Rating. 13/Mar/24
Recruitment Process for TAP Air Portugal Pilot Jobs
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English written and oral tests. Three to four days of psychometric testing (group exercise, written tests, two 3h-long coordination and situational awereness exams - one of them is the WOMBAT http://www.aero.ca/e_W_specs.html), interview with psychologist). Full day of medical exams (more restrictive than JAR-FCL). Simulator check on A319 Level D (inexperienced pilots fly by hand and do basic navigation and maneuvers; type-rated do engine fail at V1 followed by incapacitation). Final jury interview (Director of Flights Ops, Human Resources and Psychologist). Practice aptitude and psychometric tests here. 
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5 Airbus A319-100, 15 Airbus A320-200, 11 A320neo, 3 Airbus A321-200, 10 Airbus A321neo, 12 A321 LR, 3 Airbus A330-200, 19 Airbus A330-900 13/Mar/24
New order of 15 new airbus aircrafts: 4 A320 neo, 4 A321 neo, 2 A321 LR, 2 A330-900   13/Mar/24
TAP Air Portugal Pilot Jobs Recruitment Contact
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Preferred method of application:  
apply directly at TAP when official recruitment opens and is published over newspapers 11/Jan/13
Job Title:  
Tel: ? 14/Mar/07
Email: (To find out whether your email application has been read use VisualCV)
Website:  17/Sep/13
Pilot vacancies webpage:  31/May/23
Online application form link:  
Bases For TAP Air Portugal Pilot Jobs (including restrictions for recent pilot school graduates)
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Lisbon (LPPT) and OPorto (LPPR)
(click to look-up airport codes)


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