West Star Aviation has announced increased hiring efforts in 2018 by attending job fairs and partnering with Careerwise for their apprenticeship program.
The efforts have been strengthened because of their recent expansion efforts and an increased level of business at its East Alton, Grand Junction, Colo., and Chattanooga, Tenn., facilities.
“It’s no secret that there is a need for aircraft technicians in the industry, our goal is to light a fire in these students and showcase the benefits of working in aviation,” said Katie Johnson, director of Human Resources, West Star Aviation. “We want our technicians to grow with us, and we are excited to be offering these new opportunities to upcoming talent,” Johnson continued.
West Star’s next generation hiring efforts have been showcased two consecutive years in AMT’s 40 under 40, and will aggressively continue with the growing need for technicians in the industry.
West Star Aviation specializes in the repair and maintenance of airframes, windows, and engines, as well as major modifications, avionics installation and repair, interior refurbishment, surplus avionics sales, accessory services, paint and parts.
For more information visit www.weststaraviation.com or
call (800) 922-2421.