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Ryanair recruitment scam

Job seekers are being warned about an email scam that is trying to trick them into paying for visa applications in order to apply for a job with Ryanair.


Ryanair is advising that jobs with them are filled via their approved recruitment partners, which are listed on

Job hunters are also being advised not to reply to anyone who receives an email from the email address: [email protected].

Ryanair’s Stephen McNamara said: “Ryanair condemns these illegal recruitment scams which prey on eager job hunters who are keen to secure a well paid career in aviation. Ryanair has contacted the authorities in the UK and Ireland to ensure that people are not duped into paying money for non-existent visas to unscrupulous scam artists.

“Those interested in a career with Ryanair should ignore these email scams and only apply for vacancies listed on the Ryanair website, where they will also find information on our approved training partners.”

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Read more about the Ryanair recruitment scam on Ryanair’s website.

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See also:
Recruitment scams
Advance fee fraud
Career opportunity scams

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