PIA Hagerstown Campus Holds Another Successful Career FairEdward Molek
The hangar of the PIA’s campus in Hagerstown, MD was transformed into Job Central on Wednesday, March 2. The Career Fair drew employers from 22 companies across the U.S., including 2 non-aviation employers seeking the transferable skills of PIA graduates. 38 interviews with upcoming graduates were conducted, leading to 28 job offers. The event was covered by The Herald-Mail Reporter Mike Lewis for an upcoming story in the local newspaper.
“The students we met yesterday were the most prepared and ready students I have ever seen at a school visit, and I have no doubts that they are ready to make an impact in the workforce,” – James Stobaugh, Human Resources Generalist at Air Transport International in Wilmington, OH
FEATURED PHOTO: 13 of the Employer Representatives were PIA grads!
From left to right – Trent Irving (Air Transport International – BWI), Alex Hathaway (Air Transport International – BWI), Darren Hushour (Delta – Atlanta), Nate Walker (Piedmont – MDT), David Jay (Spirit Airlines – BWI), Tony Jones (Piedmont – MDT), Jim Cramer (Lockheed Martin – Johnstown, PA), Steve Chappie (Lockheed Martin – Johnstown, PA), Justin Karasek (Micron – Manassas, VA), Alex Jones (Omni Air International), Jonathan Hill (Delta Airlines) and Tyler Yoder (GE Aviation – Dowty Propeller). Not shown in the photo is Brian Caldwell, Gulfstream – Westfield, MA).