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Virgin America Overview

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Burlingame, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
2004
Company - Public (VA)
Airlines
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Competitors

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An offspring of Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group, Virgin America took flight just as high fuel prices and a recession rocked the airline industry. In 2007 the carrier launched service from San Francisco to Los Angeles and New York, and now serves more than a ... Read more

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Virgin America Reviews

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - In Flight Team Leader in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - In Flight Team Leader in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Virgin America full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Loved everyone I ever worked with

    Cons

    Pay is not incredible unless you plan to fly almost every day to make ends meet.

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Virgin America Photos

Virgin America photo of: In flight: Virgin America flight attendant (male) dressed in all black
Virgin America photo of: Mood lighting and TVs on every plane
Virgin America photo of: Scavenger hunt for new trainees
Virgin America photo of: Halloween Party
Virgin America photo of: In flight: Virgin America flight attendant (female)
Virgin America photo of: Get to have fun with the Departure Boards
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Virgin America Interviews

Experience

Experience
73%
18%
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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
95%
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    Flight Attendant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Virgin America (New York, NY).

    Interview

    After sending my resume in, about a month to month and a half later I got contacted to do a video interview with five questions to record and send into the recruiter.

    Interview Questions

    • One of the questions was based on their values as a company, one of their core value is to be remarkable. They asked to explain what makes you remarkable?   1 Answer
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Virgin America Awards & Accolades

  • 50 Most Innovative Companies, BusinessWeek, 2009
  • Most Eco-Friendly Airline, SmarterTravel Editor's Choice, 2010
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