CompGeo Salary Survey Benchmark Job Summary and Competencies

Flight Attendants

The Benchmark Job Description below represents the specific Position Characteristics of the job used in the Salary Survey. Benchmark Job Descriptions should be inspected carefully to review the degree of matching between an organizations' Job and the Salary Survey Benchmark. Matching internal Jobs to Salary Survey Benchmark Jobs should not be done on Job Title alone. A thorough comparison of Salary Survey Benchmark to Internal Job Descriptions is recommended. A good overlap should exist on any comparisons used on critical Job Dimensions and Competencies.
CompGeo Occupation Group: Transportation
Job Family: Air Transportation
Benchmark Title: Flight Attendants
Summary Job Description Tasks
Provide personal services to ensure the safety and comfort of airline passengers during flight. Greet passengers, verify tickets, explain use of safety equipment, and serve food or beverages. Major airlines are required by law to provide flight attendants for the safety of the traveling public. Before the plane takes off, flight attendants instruct all passengers in the use of emergency equipment and check to see that seat belts are fastened, seat backs are in upright positions, and all carry-on items are properly stowed. In the air, helping passengers in the event of an emergency is the most important responsibility of a flight attendant. Safety-related actions may range from reassuring pass engers during occasional encounters with strong turbulence to directing passengers who must evacuate a plane following an emergency landing. Flight attendants also answer questions about the flight, distribute reading material, pillows, and blankets, and help small children, elderly or disabled persons, and any others needing assistance. They may administer first aid to passengers who become ill. Flight attendants generally serve beverages and other refreshments and, on many flights, h
CompGeo Occupation Group: Transportation
Job Family: Air Transportation
Benchmark Title: Flight Attendants
Tools/Technology Example Product Category
AD OPT Altitude Calendar and scheduling software
Arkitektia Flight Itinerary Calendar and scheduling software
Bid Assistant Calendar and scheduling software
IBM Lotus LearningSpace Computer based training software
SBS International Maestro Suite Calendar and scheduling software
ValtamTech Flight Crew Log Calendar and scheduling software
Aircraft fire extinguishing systems Aircraft fire control or extinguishing systems
Automated external defibrillators AED Automated external defibrillators AED or hard paddles
Blood pressure recorders Blood pressure recording units
Cabin management systems Aircraft environment controllers
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation CPR equipment Emergency resuscitator or aspirator kits
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation CPR masks Cardiopulmonary resuscitation CPR protective shields or masks
Chemical oxygen generators Aircraft oxygen equipment
Desktop computers Desktop computers
Electrical circuit breakers Circuit breakers
Emergency exit doors and windows Aircraft escape or ejection systems
Emergency locator transmitters Radio frequency transmitters or receivers
Emergency rafts Lifeboats or liferafts
Epi-pens Hypodermic injection apparatus or accessories
Evacuation slides Aircraft escape or ejection systems
First aid kits Emergency medical services first aid kits
Flotation seat cushions Life vests or preservers
Halon fire extinguishers Fire extinguishers
Heaving life lines Rope float lines
Intravenous IV administration sets Emergency medical services intravenous IV kits
Lavatory smoke detectors Smoke detectors
Life preservers Life vests or preservers
Mechanical stethoscopes Mechanical stethoscopes or accessories
Megaphones Megaphones
Nitroglycerin tablets Nitroglycerin
Notebook computers Notebook computers
Ovens Commercial use ovens
Personal digital assistants PDA Personal digital assistant PDAs or organizers
Portable oxygen equipment Aircraft oxygen equipment
Protective breathing equipment Aircraft oxygen equipment
Refreshment carts Cool containers
Refrigeration units Cool containers
Satellite aircraft communication systems Aircraft communication systems
Self-inflating manual resuscitation devices Emergency medical services oxygen or resuscitation kits
Slideraft packs Aircraft escape or ejection systems
Sliderafts Lifeboats or liferafts
Smoke goggles Goggles
Sphygmomanometers Blood pressure cuff kits
Storage compartments Cool containers
Supplemental oxygen systems Aircraft oxygen equipment
Tourniquets Emergency medical services tourniquets or clamps
Water system shutoff valves Control valves
Window exit escape ropes Aircraft escape or ejection systems
CompGeo Occupation Group: Transportation
Job Family: Air Transportation
Benchmark Title: Flight Attendants
Alternate Job Title(s)
Airline Attendant
Airline Flight Attendant
Airline Hostess
Airline Stewardess
Airplane Flight Attendant
Flight Attendant
Flight Hostess
Flight Steward
In-Flight Crew Member
Ramp Flight Attendant
CompGeo Occupation Group: Transportation
Job Family: Air Transportation
Benchmark Title: Flight Attendants
CompGeo Professional Salary Survey and Total Compensation Forecast Options
Professional Total Compensation Forecast Library
Regional Online Access Subscription Options. Online Salary Survey Forecast Library Subscriptions include Access To All 23 CompGeo Salary Survey Career Occupation Groups covering thousands of Salary Survey Benchmarks with Salary and Compensation Forecasts over a eight year time period - an unmatched feature in the Salary and Compensation Forecast Business Realm.. Direct Pay, Fringe Benefit Costs and Total Compensation Forecasts included. Compensation Forecasts are present for all CompGeo Salary Survey Benchmarks along with Salary Survey Aging Factors for ea ch Projection Date. All Salary Survey Forecast Reports include a Companion Excel Salary Survey Forecast Data Sheet.
CompGeo Professional Salary Survey Report and Forecast Samples
CompGeo Salary Survey Report Samples
Samples and Pricing for all CompGeo Online Professional Report and Online Forecast Library Subscription Options.
Copyright © 1995 - 2018 International Compensation Technologies and The Clayton Wallis Company.
All Rights Reserved World Wide
Member, WorldatWork - Formerly American and Canadian Compensation Associations (ACA/CCA)