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JetBlue Pilot Reviews

Updated 19 Dec 2019

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3.5
25%
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26%
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JetBlue President/CEO Robin Hayes
Robin Hayes
6 Ratings
  1. "Good job"

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    Current Employee - Pilot in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Best office in the world

    Cons

    Long shifts. Don’t see family much

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    JetBlue2019-09-29
  2. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Pilot in Boston, MA

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    New airplanes. Great adventure to awesome places

    Cons

    hiring process took one year

    JetBlue2019-12-20
  3. Helpful (1)

    "company is ok"

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    Current Employee - Airline Pilot in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The company is ok would management needs to step up.

    Cons

    no profit sharing, lack of integrity

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    JetBlue2019-12-11
  4. "Okay Company"

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    Current Employee - Airline Pilot 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time

    Pros

    At first it was a great company, now not so much.

    Cons

    Adversarial employee/management relationship ever since ALPA came on premises.

    JetBlue2019-12-03
  5. Helpful (2)

    "Pays Market Rate for Everything Except Labor..."

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    Current Employee - Airline Pilot in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Work environment and peers are excellent...

    Cons

    Management refuses to conclude a market rate contract with the pilots. This pilot group severely lags peer pilots group in pay, work rules, and time off.

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    JetBlue2018-02-24
  6. "Pilot"

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    Current Employee - Airline Pilot in Boston, MA
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good equipment and maintenance. Overall positive work environment.

    Cons

    Apparent lack of strong CEO vision and leadership. Spotty career development. Dodgy approach to compensation.

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    JetBlue2018-02-23
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Jetblue needs some serious "self-help""

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    Current Employee - Airline Pilot in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Live near base, which just so happens to be a junior base

    Cons

    Company is being run by bean counters when they posted a $3 billion profit. Pilots have been in contract negotiations since 2015. The Flight Attendants are in the midsts of unionizing. The company is cutting $300 million from it Maintenance budget. Company has the WORST on-time performance in the industry. Venture Capitalists and micro managers are running this company. Either it's going to be sold off, or go out of business. Looks like Eastern Airlines all over again!

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    JetBlue2018-02-22
  8. Helpful (2)

    "Going downhill"

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    Current Employee - Pilot in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexible schedule. Overnights in cool cities.

    Cons

    Pay and working conditions now WAY below other airlines. Just not the great company I joined in 2003.

    JetBlue2017-05-07
  9. "OPPORTUNITIES"

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    Pilot in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at JetBlue

    Pros

    JET BLUE MAKES DREAMS COME TRUE.

    Cons

    - Very intense training. - Sounds far more simple than the work really is.

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    JetBlue2016-04-06
  10. Helpful (3)

    "JetBlue pilot"

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    Current Employee - Jetblue Pilot in Long Beach, CA
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at JetBlue full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    great group of pilots to work with. Aircraft are very well maintained. schedule flexibility is nice when we're not chronically understaffed in the summer and peak months

    Cons

    the "we're all equal" culture is killing Captain's authority - which needs to be followed for safety and operational reasons. Too top heavy with self entitled millennials that don't understand or respect chain of command.

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    JetBlue2015-08-27
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