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AMES: “We want more!”

PIA would like to thank Eric Salyers and Emmett Bell from AMES (Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services) for coming to the Hagerstown Campus on Thursday followed by the Pittsburgh campus today to present to our upcoming graduates.
“PIA is our go to,” said Saylers. “We’ve had great success with PIA […]

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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 […]

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Charitable Retiree Pays It Forward

Mr. Mike Heilman, a retired A&P from Martinsburg, WV, visited the Hagertown campus this morning and donated some ‘no longer needed’ tools. Mike’s aviation career started when he served in the Air Force from 1961 to 1965 as an airframe mechanic. After leaving the service Mike obtained his A&P […]

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PA Chamber of Business and Industry Visits PIA

On August 28th, Lori Renne, Director of Marketing, from the PA Chamber of Business and Industry met with representatives from PIA to discuss outreach initiatives to attract students to fill the projected skills gap in the aviation industry. Her visit was inspired by PIA’s recent ranking in a Forbes article recognizing the top two-year […]

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General Atomics
General Atomics
General Atomics

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 […]

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U.S. Steel Seeking PIA Technicians

Jennifer Bellucci and her coworker Allie Anzelone presented information on U.S. Steel today to the upcoming graduates of the Pittsburgh Campus.  They are in need of a significant number of Maintenance Technicians and Electrical Technicians for their Mon Valley Works facilities right here in Pittsburgh.  While the working conditions […]

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The Best Junior College In Each State For Getting A Job – Zippia

Two weeks ago, a new website called Zippia, dedicated to helping recent college grads with their careers, selected PIA as the ‘Best Junior College’ for the state of Pennsylvania. Zippia used IPEDS and College Scorecard data to determine the ranking, looking specifically at what percentage of students were employed 10 years after graduation.
Source: The […]

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