VHR Recruited For A Leading Airline

We recruited 260 contract staff over 9 months for a world-leading airline, delivering 200% recruitment savings for our client.

The Situation

The international airline & engineering group was undergoing rapid growth and fleet expansion. The rapid growth created huge demands for engineering staff & crew that the airline HR department was unable to service.

The Solution

  • VHR were selected to be the sole recruitment partner for the technical function & act as an extension of the airline’s HR department.
  • On-site coordination: VHR staff members were permanently seconded to the airline to on-board and manage contractors & support airline operation.
  • Bespoke Training: Implementing training programme designed to Etihad’s requirements.
  • On-site Coordination Team: First hand, on-site support provided to contractors integrating and localising into a new country and team.

The Outcome

  • Long-term partnership with the airline for over 10 years.
  • 200% savings on airline technicians sourced and delivered by VHR.
  • Over 1,100 contract and permanent staff recruited for the airline.

Client Quote

“Since 2006 VHR has provided our airline with over 1,100 personnel. The service VHR provides is excellent.” – CEO, World-Leading Airline