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By using this website (careers.cathaypacific.com) (the "Website") you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with this Cookies Policy.  You will have seen a pop up to this effect on your first visit to this website; although it will not usually appear on subsequent visits you may withdraw your consent at any time by clicking the button below.

However, please remember that the Website may not work if certain functionality cookies are disabled.

Click here to opt out


What are cookies?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating web domain on your subsequent visits to that domain. Most web pages contain elements from multiple web domains so when you visit the Website, your browser may receive cookies from several sources.

Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. Cookies allow you to navigate between pages efficiently, remember preferences and generally improve the user experience. They can also be used to tailor advertising to your interests through tracking your browsing across websites.

Session cookies are deleted automatically when you close your browser and persistent cookies remain on your device after the browser is closed (for example to remember your user preferences when you return to the Website).


What types of cookies does Careers Cathay Pacific use?

We describe the categories of cookies used by the Website below. 


Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Website and use its features or they are cookies that are required by law. Without these cookies, services you have asked for (such as navigating between pages) cannot be provided. 

This Website currently uses the following strictly necessary cookies:

Session cookies

These cookies are for remembering: 

  • Whether a visitor has provided cookie opt-in consent, so system can base on that to decide whether to enable the cookies
  • The login session of a user

Security cookies

These cookies prevent cross site request forgery (CSRF), also known as XSRF, Sea Surf or Session Riding. Cross site request forgery is an attack vector that tricks a web browser into executing an unwanted action in an application to which a user is logged in.


Performance Cookies

We make use of analytic cookies to analyse how our visitors use our Website and to monitor Website performance. This allows us to provide a high quality experience by customising our offering and quickly identifying and fixing any issues that arise. For example, we might use performance cookies to keep track of which pages are most popular, which method of linking between pages is most effective, and to determine why some pages are receiving error messages. We might also use these cookies to highlight articles or site services that we think will be of interest to you based on your usage of the website. Unless expressly stated below, the information collected by these cookies is not associated with your personal information by us or by our contractors.

The Website currently uses the following analytic cookies:  

Google Analytics

To report on and understand the performance of the website and its customer experience channels. Click here for Google's privacy policy in respect of Google Analytics.

You may opt out of tracking by Google Analytics here


Use of IP addresses and web logs

We may also use your IP address and browser type to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our Website and to improve the service we offer to you. An IP address is a numeric code that identifies your computer on the internet. Your IP address might also be used to gather broad demographic information.

We may perform IP lookups to determine which domain you are coming from (e.g. google.com) to more accurately gauge our users’ demographics.


Cookies policy does not cover third party websites

Please note that this cookies policy does not apply to, and we are not responsible for, the privacy practices of third party websites which may be linked to this Website.


Changes to the Cookies Policy

We may update this cookies policy and we would encourage you to review the policy from time to time to stay informed of how we are using cookies. This cookies policy was last updated on 22nd May 2018.