Pros: flight benefits, safety training, self defense training
Cons: long days, hard on the body, poor pay
Pre flight meetings to discuss any flight information before boarding the aircraft followed by preflight safety check on all safety equipment on the aircraft. Assist passengers boarding the flight with seat assignments and luggage, provide a beverage/meal service during the flight while always keeping safety in your thoughts. Assist passengers with – more... deplaning.
As a flight attendant you are trained on how important your role is as a flight attendant in assisting the passengers or other crew members in the event of an emergency from highjacking, medical emergencies, to plane crashes.
Management sometimes was difficult to get a hold of or find.
My co-workers were new with every trip I took but always seemed to love what they do and took pride in representing the company.
The most difficult part of the job was finding a safe way to assist passengers with their luggage without injuring myself. The airline suggested we not assist the passengers in this way but you always wanted to make their experience a great one.
The most enjoyable part of flying is all the great places you get to see. Not only to you get travel for work but you get to meet new people every day and deal with a large group of different cultures. – less