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British Airways CEO Keith Williams
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    From the RAF to the ribbon of BA

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    Current Employee - Aircraft Technician  in  Glasgow, PA
    Current Employee - Aircraft Technician in Glasgow, PA

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


    It's hard to think of a company who provide more support for their employees at every level... My RAF days were very important t me and I cherish them. I was as well looked after as a member of the Armed Forces could be, but I have found a very special thing in British Airways. The ethos , values and investment in it's people I have observed in the short 4 months I have been an employee have done nothing but confirm in my head that winning a position wearing the BA uniform was as good as a lottery win.


    The greatest challenge for me on a personal level is learning how to chill out a bit more. The intensity of my current work, while it has moments of urgency and high pressure, is much more civilised and conducive to the nature of Aviation Engineering. The transition from Military has been a mixed bag of emotions but I am very happy to be here and hope to be here for some time.

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    Don't be afraid to defer to your subordinates. If you want to make an impact on your productivity that involves a process change, use the guys and girls on the shop floor. Just because you ask for our opinion/advice does not mean we think you don't know what you're doing. It shows that you care.

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British Airways Interviews

Updated Aug 10, 2014
Updated Aug 10, 2014

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    Project Manager Interview

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    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at British Airways in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    Always well structured and focuses on experiences as much as qualifications. Very friendly and made to feel comfortable. Many example based questions

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    No negotiation
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Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2009

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Headquarters London, United Kingdom
Size Unknown
Founded 1974
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Travel & Tourism
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

A member of the royal family of European airlines, British Airways (BA) carries passengers and cargo to more than 150 destinations in some 75 countries from hubs at London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports. The carrier operates a fleet of about 240 aircraft, consisting mainly of Airbus and Boeing jets. BA extends its network to more than 400 total destinations via joint business agreements and code-sharing relationships with AMR's American Airlines and members of the Oneworld alliance, such as Qantas. Among Europe's flag carriers, BA is outranked only by the combined Air... More

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