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Military Mechanics Transition Program

At Piedmont, we value your military experience and want to help you transition to a rewarding civilian career in aircraft maintenance. We’ll provide you with a personalized transition plan and up to $29,000 in training, tools and bonuses.

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Be Rewarded for Your Service

It’s time to turn your military service into a rewarding civilian career. Let us design a custom transition program for you that helps cover the cost. Our Military Transition Package includes training, a housing stipend, FAA testing & licensure, and a Sonic toolbox and tool – for a total value of $13,000.

Military transition applicants also receive a sign-on bonus based on years of experience. Learn more about our sign-on bonuses.

Qualifications & Requirements

To qualify for the Mechanic Military Transition Program, you must:
• Have been honorably discharged or currently serving on reserve or in a Guard Unit  or will be separating from active duty within the next six months.
• Have a Military Occupation Specialty (MOS, AFSC or NEC) in aviation maintenance.
• Have a valid driver’s license.
• Have an FAA 8610-2 form approved for A&P or a JSAMTCC cert.

Aircraft Maintenance Technicians 
at Piedmont

From preventive maintenance to complicated repairs, our mechanics tackle every job with talent, precision and safety. Our mechanics enjoy a generous benefits package that includes medical and dental, life and disability insurance, a 401k retirement plan with company match and family travel on American Airlines.

Learn More

Questions about applying? We’d love to hear from you. Contact a recruiter to learn more about the application process and get a personal guide to joining the Piedmont team. Or visit us at any of our upcoming recruiting events to meet members of our team.

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To apply for Maintenance positions, please visit our career site to see current openings.
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