Author - Edward Molek

Pittsburgh Team Ready for AMC

Team PIA Pittsburgh prepared for the Aerospace Maintenance Competition next week, meeting with coach Tom O'Keefe Sr. to discuss some of the logistics of the competition.This will be the first time that the main campus of PIA is sending a team to the AMC.  The five students, Adam Burgett,...

Pittsburgh Graduation – Class of March 2018

On March 29th, the Pittsburgh campus honored 15 graduates of the Aviation Maintenance Technology program. Vincent Erickson and Brice Weyrich were named as the classes Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively. In addition, Erickson, James Filby and Sean McAdams were inducted into the Alpha Beta Kappa National Honor Society, recognizing their academic achievements. ...

Pittsburgh Campus Spring Career Fair

Pittsburgh, PA: PIA students opted for their interview attire on Wednesday, March 14th, meeting with organizations to discuss current and future opportunities in aviation and non-aviation related industries.  Fifty companies were in attendance to meet with over 200 students and alumni at the 2018 Spring Career Fair.   Students from...

Electrical Instructor Position

PIA seeks a full-time Electrical Instructor to teach basic and intermediate level electricity courses at its main campus located at the Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin, PA.Responsibilities and DutiesFull time faculty members conduct classroom presentations; guide students in the laboratory for hands-on instruction and practice; manage laboratory equipment...

Delta Global Services Visit

Delta Global Services visited PIA’s Pittsburgh campus Friday, February 16th in search of candidates for available cargo warehouse positions available in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The positions, both part-time and full-time, include Delta flight benefits.  In addition to warehouse positions, locations in Atlanta, New York, Chicago, California, and Detroit are also...

Allegheny Intermediate Unit Visit

On February 14th, 2018, the Allegheny Intermediate Unit (AIU) toured PIA’s Pittsburgh Campus.  The agency provides support for instructional coaches who are able to help support teachers and students with their knowledge.  With college and career readiness in mind, the AIU toured PIA to gain a better understanding of...

Ribbon Cutting at PIA Youngstown Campus

Last Wednesday's expansion celebration in Youngstown was a great success! The ceremony opened up with Campus Director Joe DeRamo expressing his appreciation to the local community, government and Western Reserve Port Authority for all the support received to make the expansion happen.President and CEO, Suzanne Markle, began by recognizing...

2017 “A Shot for Education” Results

Just in the nick of time, the cloudy skies parted over Seven Springs Resort and allowed the sun to shine on the participants at this year’s "A Shot at Education" fundraising event, warming both bodies and hearts. What began as damp, dismal day, soon turned into a day of...

General Atomics Seeking PIA Technicians

William Foster, Airframe and Powerplant Manager for General Atomics, presented to upcoming graduates at the Pittsburgh Campus today. They are currently seeking to fill nearly 100 aviation technician positions within the next 12 months. But like many other aviation companies, General Atomics is not looking to hire just anybody."We desire the...