G.I. JOBS VIRTUAL CAREER EXPO I SEPTEMBER 29

Top 25 Hot Jobs for Veterans 2018

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21. Aircraft/Aviation Technician

Hot Jobs for Veterans - Aircraft Aviation Technician

 

What They Do:  They keep aircraft flying by maintaining, diagnosing, fixing or overhauling aircraft engines and assemblies like hydraulic and pneumatic systems. You definitely want someone who knows what they’re doing working on your aircraft.
Hot Jobs Titles:

  • Aircraft Maintenance Technician (Aircraft Maintenance Tech)
  • Aircraft Mechanic
  • Aircraft Restorer
  • Aircraft Technician
  • Airframe and Powerplant Mechanic (A and P Mechanic)
  • Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT)
  • Aviation Mechanic
  • Helicopter Mechanic
  • Aircraft Maintenance Director
  • Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor

Median Annual Salary: $60,270*

Why It’s Hot: The BLS projects 5% job growth through 2026.

What You’ll Need: If you’re military trained in this vocation, you should have no problem landing a job with a Military Friendly® Employer. If not, you’ll need a mechanic’s certificate or a repairman’s certificate with appropriate rating from the FAA. Ultimately, you’ll want a mechanic’s certificate with airframe rating, power plant rating or airframe and power plant ratings (A&P).

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Top 25 Hot Jobs for Veterans 2018
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Top 25 Hot Jobs for Veterans 2018
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We have compiled the 2018 Hot Jobs for Veterans, the top 10 jobs Military Friendly Employers say they are hiring veterans for. See the list here and learn more about these hot jobs for veterans!
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