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Virgin Australia Airlines Reviews

Updated 21 Jan 2020

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3.7
80%
Recommend to a Friend
56%
Approve of CEO
Virgin Australia Airlines CEO  John Borghetti
John Borghetti
74 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Only being able to plan your life from roster to(in 16 reviews)

  • "long hours but you sign up for this(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Specialist"

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    Current Employee - Specialist in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great brand, great people, national network of opportunities

    Cons

    Lean and mean workforce, tough budgets

    Virgin Australia Airlines2020-01-22
  2. "Virgin Australia"

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    Current Employee - Premium Guest Concierges in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    They have fabulous staff travel benefits

    Cons

    Fatique . working shift work

    Advice to Management

    Seats at checkin

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-12-24
  3. "Fun"

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    Current Employee - Cabin Supervisor in Sydney
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good culture. Friendly teams on board

    Cons

    Head office is disorganised and rotating staff

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-12-11
  4. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Premium Guest Services in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The culture is amazing.

    Cons

    Work life balance is limited when doing shift work.

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-12-08
  5. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    people, team, culture, perks, training provided

    Cons

    the abusive guests that call through

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-11-27
  6. "Significant change"

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    Current Employee - Change and Communications Specialist in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great people and camaraderie between colleagues

    Cons

    Low pay and customer is king. Not its people.

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-11-27
  7. "Hard work for average pay"

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    Current Employee - Guest Service Supervisor in Brisbane
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Travel benefits and annual leave

    Cons

    Constant changes to structure and procedures

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-11-25
  8. "New CEO"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Airline and underlying ethos. Needs to be brought back to Virgin's roots in terms of culture, which new CEO is promoting heavily.

    Cons

    The previous regimented office environment is very inbuilt.

    Advice to Management

    Keep encouraging a culture shift.

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-10-28
  9. "CC Virgin Australia"

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    Current Employee - Cabin Crew in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    the environment is young and vibrant. Everyday you work with nice crews

    Cons

    the salary is low and sometimes you work long hours.

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-11-08
  10. "Customer services role"

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    Current Employee - Load Control Officer in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Virgin Australia Airlines full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Love staff travel Benefits

    Cons

    Long hours. Need more pay

    Advice to Management

    Need more on job training

    Virgin Australia Airlines2019-11-07
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