United Airlines Supervisor - Inflight Base in San Francisco, California

Supervisor - Inflight Base


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Supervisor - Base

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

Travel subject to service charges/restrictions. Bonuses awarded only under terms of United's policies.



Responsible for the performance and leadership of 155 flight attendants at United’s largest bases/domiciles. Ensures their flight attendant team meets performance objectives including safety, reliability, and customer satisfaction.


Flight Attendant Performance

  • Engage flight attendants to deliver excellent customer service and on-time operational performance

  • Participate in briefings and team communications to ensure flight attendants are aware all current operational issues and initiatives

  • Monitor the performance of the team, taking actions as necessary to ensure daily goals and compliance with company policies, procedures and standards are met. Conduct investigations on performance, complaints or other work-related issues

  • Collaborate with Inflight Contract Support in hearings and in writing decisions

  • Set expectations with flight attendant team that are aligned with company policy and union contracts

Customer and Employee Satisfaction

  • Manages flight attendant team delivery of inflight and marketing products determined by the Inflight division

  • Utilizes corporate Inflight communication and training to support to flight attendants so they are set up for success in delivering a world class product to United’s customers

  • Provides the recognition and counseling of flight attendants focusing on service excellence and holds team accountable when service expectations are not met


  • Responsible for ensuring safety goals are met and that all employee safety and FAA regulatory requirements are adhered to by team

  • Coordinates with Inflight safety on all safety investigations that involve flight attendant team

  • Provide local support to flight attendant team for any inflight safety incident



  • Equivalent work experience required

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred


  • Will need to attend Flight Attendant training to earn FAA certification required

  • Effective presentation skills, planning and organizational skills required



  • Experience leading and influencing a team and customer service experience

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Conflict resolution and decision making, with the ability to lead


  • Experience in Inflight Service

  • Experience supervising union personnel


  • United will consider applicants with criminal histories consistent with the Fair Chance Ordinance

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification

  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position

Job Flight Ops / Inflight - Management & Administrative

Primary Location United States-CA-SFO - San Francisco Airport

Organization 64 Inflight

Schedule Full-time

Req ID: SFO00002184-DB1