The Recruitment Process

If your online application is successful, you will be invited to complete the following steps in the selection process.

The recruitment process for the Graduate Engineer Programme encompasses five stages, as outlined below.

Phase 1 – Online assessment

Phase 2 – Digital interview

Phase 3 – Group discussion and written skills test

Phase 4 – Individual interview

Phase 5 – Presentation and final interview


You can expect to learn about the outcome of your application within two to three weeks of your final interview.

Please note that all interviews (except digital interview) will be held at Cathay Pacific City, and that business attire is appropriate.

We suggest you prepare by thinking about the examples and experiences you can share to best demonstrate your skills, passion and motivation to start a career with Cathay Pacific Engineering.

Recruitment Schedule

Spring in-takeDates
Assessment January - March
Final Interview & Offers March - April
Commencement of Employment April/May


Summer in-takeDates
Assessment January - April
Final Interview & Offers April - May
Commencement of Employment August


For students studying overseas who complete their degree by July

Overseas in-takeDates
Assessment June - July
Final Interview & Offers July
Commencement of Employment August


More information will be provided later this year for 2018 Graduate Engineering Programme intake.