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China Southern B787 Captains
Release date: 2016-09-30 Effective time: 2017-12-31
Number: 1 Job Type: Full Time
Country: LHR, YVR, CAN, AKL City:
Airline company: China Southern Job role: Flight Crew

 China Southern has now introduced Month On Month Off (MOMO) rosters across all fleets, and available to all new joiners.



Please refer to the flyer (below) for more details about this, and other, CSA roster modes.

Quick Aviation is excited to offer Captain positions on the Boeing 787 with China Southern Airlines.

China Southern is now taking delivery of their brand new Boeing B787s and need qualified Boeing crew. If you hold a current B737/B757/B767/B777 or B747 type rating then you can apply!

China Southern is headquartered in Guangzhou, China and is the world’s 6th largest airline measured by passengers carried, and Asia’s largest airline in terms of both fleet size and passengers carried.

From its main hubs at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport and Beijing Capital International Airport, the airline flies to 121 destinations using a fleet of 422 aircraft, which includes 4 A380, 10 B777, 23 A330 and 177 A320.

China Southern currently offers 485 flights a day from its Guangzhou hub and 221 for its Beijing hub. The airline provides services to 65 international destinations. Most of the international flights link between Guangzhou and world cities.

Reverse Rostering Ports:

Guangzhou, Vancouver, London, and Auckland.



Contract Length: 4 years renewable

China Southern offers three types of roster of varying work cycles, and salary is commensurate with the roster chosen.

Please note: All amounts below are net of Chinese tax.

Benefits and conditions are as follows:

Lifestyle No less than 10 days off per month including travel days No less than 8 days off per month excluding travel days Commuting with 8 days off each month
Base Port Guangzhou RSP
(Reverse scheduling port)
Pilots commuting port
Block Hours 80 per month 80 per month 80 per month
Salary Year 1: $19,000 if type rated, otherwise $18,000
Year 2: $19,000 per month
Year 3: $20,000 per month
Year 4 and after: $21,000 per month
Overtime $250/per hour $250/per hour $250/per hour
Accommodation ~ $830/per month nil nil
Safety Bonus $6,000 per year $6,000 per year $6,000 per year
Training Salary $200/per day initial training, then
$400/per day, however
full salary is payable after 3 months (if type rated) or 6 months (non-type rated)
Staff Travel Return commuting flights once a month on CSA network
Standby economy class tickets on CSA network for pilot and family as follows: 
1st Year: Up to 6 return tickets
Thereafter: 6 return tickets per year



  1. A current and valid B737/B747/B757/B767/B777 or B787 rating
    • Minimum 500 PIC hours on B777/B787, or
    • Minimum 500 PIC hours on B744/B757/B767, or
    • Minimum 1,000 hours PIC on B737NG
  2. Minimum 2,000 hrs PIC on multi-crew, multi-engine commercial jet with MTOW > 50 tons
  3. Must have flown as Commander on the above type within 6 months
  4. Minimum 5,000 hours in total (turboprop and turbojet only)
  5. Age:
    • With B777 or B787 rating, max age of 57
    • With B744/B757/B767 rating, max age of 56
    • With B737NG rating, max age of 50
  6. Valid ATPL from country with diplomatic relations with PRC.
  7. Valid First Class Medical
  8. Valid passport from country with diplomatic relations with PRC.
  9. No history of incidents or accidents
  10. No criminal record
  11. ICAO English Level 4 or above
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