Want to become an Air Traffic Controller?  

We are looking for Trainees!

The job:

You guide aircraft crossing your area of responsibility by means of radio communication, maintain the necessary separation between the aircraft and ensure an efficient and safe  flow of air traffic. To learn more...


 Are these characteristics also yours?  

  • You never lose control,
  • are decisive and fast,
  • have simultaneous capacity and spatial imaginative power, 
  • have rapid view and combination gift,
  • are able to work concentrated over a long time period of time, 
  • possess an outstanding memory, and 
  • are team oriented?


  • final exam
  • for male applicants - finished military or civil service
  • good eye sight
  • citizen of EU-member state
  • German language proficiency at level C1
  • good English language proficiency
  • For citizens of non-EU-members please check here (in German)

Should you have previously unsuccessfully participated in a selection procedure for air traffic controllers at another air traffic control, we are unfortunately no longer able to consider your application. However, if you have been successful, we are looking forward to your application!

Academy - Contact

If you have any questions regarding an application, please feel free to contact us.

Sabine Vogl-Kasamas
Manager Staff & Development
+43 (0) 51703 1104

About the Job

To learn more about the job of an air traffic controller visit our ATM section. more....