Student Employment & Cooperative Education
Boeing has predicted that aviation maintenance technicians will be in even greater demand—to the tune of 600,000 by 2031. JSfirm.com agrees technicians will be in more demand than pilots—to the tune of 30 percent of planned aviation hiring for technicians versus 7.5 percent for pilots.
Employers in this field have the option of contacting PCC and posting their employment opportunities for PCC students and graduates. To have these employment opportunities sent directly to your email account, contact Tamara Williams at firstname.lastname@example.org or 971-722-7243.
Cooperative Education is a nationally recognized program that allows you to earn elective college credit, while gaining valuable on the job experience in your major area of study. You can practice the skills you've learned in the classroom in real job settings. With cooperative education (sometimes called co-op, internship or practicum) you gain practical work experience, make informed career decisions, and gain an advantage in the job market through the cooperative effort of you, the college and an employer.
Cooperative Education is not a required course for AMT students, but they may take it as an elective. For information regarding Jobs & Internships, contact:
Tamara Williams, Jobs & Internships Specialist
Rock Creek Building 9, Room 119
Web Resources For Your Employment Search
- www.JSFirm.com – An Employment Service that provides aviation employees access to aviation jobs such as avionics, engineering, pilots, sales, maintenance, airframe and powerplant, executive, accounting, and management.
- www.Aviationemployment.com – Aviation Employment.com is an online job board exclusively focused on aviation and aerospace employment opportunities.
- http://us.aviationjobsearch.com/ – A list of aviation job search sites.
- Jobs for Students and Graduates