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.
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 in the U.S. Armed Forces 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.
• Will be able to obtain an FAA 8610-2 certification.
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.
There is nothing better than watching a plane take off in the morning and knowing that your work overnight made that flight possible. The work at Piedmont is incredibly rewarding.