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).
Watch local media coverage of PIA’s Hagerstown Campus Career Fair.
[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_media_grid element_width=”2″ grid_id=”vc_gid:1647019888383-6d8aad73-8059-3″ include=”13429,13437,13438,13426,13436,13435,13434,13433,13432,13431,13430,13427,13425,13422″][/vc_column][/vc_row]