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Qantas Freight/EFA Interview Information and Study Guide

Qantas Freight Pilot selection is similar to all Qantas group assessments however the interview questions are slightly different. EFA pilots operate various aircraft flying freight all over Australia and the world to 500 various freight destinations. The operate multiple various aircraft including Boeing and Airbus. Below are assessment breakdowns and a study guide to help you with your process through the Express Freighter Airlines/ Qantas group interview and assessments as a pilot.



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Aptitude Testing for the Express Freighter Pilot


Online Application

Includes the following that must be entered and submitted

My Information

Name, Address and Contact details


My Experience

Please provide a summary of up to 10 years of your work experience starting with your most recent.

Training History: Degrees or Colleges

Resume and Cover Letter

Websites: Linkedin, own website


Application Questions 1 of 2

Do you have 700 hours total aeronautical experience?*

Do you have 250 hours as Pilot in Command (PIC) of a multi-engine aeroplane (MEA) (excluding ICUS & SIM)?

Do you have 250 hours as PIC of a single engine turbine aeroplane greater than 3,400kg MTOW (excluding ICUS & SIM)?

Do you have 250 hours as a co-pilot in a multi-engine turbine, multi-crew aero plane (excluding ICUS & SIM)?


Application Questions 2 of 2

What gender do you identify with?

Which statement most closely describes your right to work in the country that this position is based?*

Do you hold a current passport with unrestricted access to all countries?

Please provide your ARN License number

Are you currently employed by a Qantas Group entity in the role of a Pilot?

Please enter the date you commenced with your current employer.

What aircraft type are you currently flying?

What is your current job title / rank?

Do you hold an Australian and /or New Zealand ATPL(A) or CPL(A)?

Do you hold a CASA Multi-Engine Aeroplane (MEA) with current IAP 2D and 3D instrument endorsements?

Do you have an ICAO English Language Proficiency Level 6 endorsed on your licence?

Do you hold or are you eligible to hold a CASA Class 1 Aviation Medical Certificate?

Please provide your total aeroplane flying hours (excluding ICUS and SIM)

Please provide your actual total aeroplane flying hours (excluding ICUS and SIM)

Please provide your total PIC aeroplane flying hours (excluding ICUS and SIM)

Please provide your actual total PIC aeroplane flying hours (excluding ICUS and SIM)

Please provide your total multi-engine aeroplane flying hours (excluding SIM)

Please provide your actual total multi-engine aeroplane flying hours (excluding SIM)

Please provide your total PIC multi-engine aeroplane flying hours (excluding ICUS and SIM)

Please provide your actual total PIC multi-engine aeroplane flying hours (excluding ICUS and SIM)

Please provide your total multi-crew hours (excluding SIM). Only include hours on an aeroplane that is certified to be operated for multi-crew operations.

Please provide your actual total multi-crew hours (excluding SIM). Only include hours on an aeroplane that is certified to be operated for multi-crew operations

Please provide your total PIC multi-crew hours (excluding SIM). Only include hours on an aeroplane that is certified to be operated for multi-crew operations.

Please provide your actual total PIC multi-crew hours (excluding SIM). Only include hours on an aeroplane that is certified to be operated for multi-crew operations

Please provide your total aeroplane flying hours in last 12 months

Do you have Instructing, Training and/or Checking experience?

Please indicate the flight training organisation/institution that conducted the training for your initial CPL

Please select your highest level of education

Do you hold a current First Aid Certificate as required by CASA, CASR Part 121?

Are you able to swim 50 metres fully clothed and then tread water for a minimum of 3 minutes? (Please note: you will be asked to provide supporting documentation should your application proceed)

Have you ever had an aviation related accident or serious incident?

Have you ever had your licence suspended for any reason?

Have you been convicted of any criminal offence and/or have any pending criminal proceedings in any country which may impact your ability to obtain aviation security clearance?

Are there any factor/s which may prevent you from working any day, time or period without restriction?

Please confirm where you currently reside.


Voluntary Disclosures

Anything they should know that you have not been able to uplaod or disclose?


Review

Check and Submit


Minimum Requirements for Qantas Freight Pilot/ EFA

First Officer with Qantas Freight (EFA), you’ll have;


  • An Australian ATPL (A) or an Australian CPL (A) with passes in all Australian ATPL Theory subjects

  • Australian Multi-Engine Aeroplane Instrument Rating with 2D and 3D endorsements

  • Current CASA Class 1 medical

  • ICAO English Language Proficiency Level 6

  • Minimum 500 hours flight time in fixed wing aircraft;

  • and at least one of the following minimum requirements:

  • 200 hours in command of a multi engine aircraft (excluding PICUS); or

  • 200 hours in command of a turbine powered fixed wing aircraft; or

  • 200 hours on aircraft certified for operation by a crew of two pilots (multi-crew aircraft)

  • A current passport with unrestricted access to all Qantas Freight ports of call with at least 12 months validity 

  • Experience in a multi-crew operation or successful completion of a multi-crew cooperation course

  • Ability to pass a pre-employment medical 

  • The ability to pass a Drug and Alcohol Test

  • The ability to hold an Aviation Security Identification Card (ASIC)

  • Hold, or be eligible to hold, relevant Australian permanent residency status or an unrestricted right to work in Australia


Personality and Motivation Testing: 2 separate assessments, very easy, be your self and follow the instructions.

Measure your behavioral style, opinions, and motivators- for example, whether you prefer to work independently or in a group, whether you prefer to follow others or take charge.

Your answers will be limited to 5 categories.

1. Very demotivating

2. Demotivating

3. Neutral

4. Motivating

5. Very Motivating


EXAMPLE:

I prefer to work in a team environment. 

1. Very demotivating

2. Demotivating

3. Neutral

4. Motivating

5. Very Motivating


Aptitude Testing for the Express Freighter Pilot

Aptitude Testing

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Practice makes perfect, read all instructions on the pages when doing your testing. Free Practice Aptitude Tests: Jobtestprep.co.uk Use the (General Ability Test)

JobTestPrep seems to have the best practice tests and paid-for version for QF


General Ability Test:

36 Minutes: 30 Questions

A product is shipped 100 times, It is increased by 10% every year.

How many are shipped in year 4?

A car is Blue, but not all toys are blue, which statement is true?

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