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Mechanics & Maintenance

Mechanics & Maintenance
Now offering top of industry wages for new-hire A&P mechanics.
A reliable, friendly mechanic

You Deserve the PSA Difference

Have the opportunity to work for a rapidly growing airline and advance your career in maintenance.

If you join our maintenance team, you’ll be a part of a dedicated group of professionals that place safety and compliance above all else. You’ll receive unparalleled advancement opportunities and top-notch benefits.

  • Industry-leading first-year pay
  • $2,500 sign on bonus
  • Comprehensive paid training (all fleet types for A&P mechanics)
  • Work on brand new Bombardier CRJ900 Next Generation, CRJ700 and CRJ200 aircraft in updated facilities
  • Base transfer opportunity after six months
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I highly recommend PSA to anyone who loves to be challenged and is looking for an opportunity to advance their career in the aviation industry.

John Car, CLT Maintenance Base Manager
Mechanics communicating on the job

Growth plus industry-leading training leads to quick advancement

PSA offers a number of advancement opportunities within the maintenance department, including: 

  • Lead Airframe and Powerplant Technician
  • Maintenance Supervisor 
  • Maintenance Manager
  • Floor Instructor
  • Classroom Trainer
  • Maintenance Controller
  • Inspector
  • Quality Control Supervisor

Maintenance Bases

Charlotte, North Carolina
Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Professional sports teams and NASCAR
  • World-class museums
  • Easy flights from most of the east coast
Dayton, Ohio
Dayton, Ohio
  • Birthplace of aviation
  • Home of USAF Museum 
  • Thriving arts community and diverse culture 
  • Metro parks offering, biking, kayaking and camping
Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Two major sports teams
  • Amusement parks
  • Largest Oktoberfest in the U.S.
Norfolk, Virginia
Norfolk, Virginia
  • Located minutes from Virginia Beach
  • Home of the world’s largest naval station
  • Thriving arts community and diverse culture
Akron, Ohio
Akron-Canton, Ohio
  • Home of the U.S. Pro Football Hall of Fame
  • Amish and wine country
  • Akron Zoo
  • McKinley Museum and National Memorial
Greenville-Spartanburg, South Carolina
Greenville-Spartanburg, South Carolina
  • Over 55 parks, trails and recreational facilities
  • Top 10 cycling cities in the U.S.
Savannah, Georgia
Savannah, Georgia
  • Riverboat cruises
  • Tybee Island offers outdoor activities
  • Southern comfort hospitality
Pensacola, Florida
Pensacola, Florida
  • Home to the National Naval Aviation Museum and the Blue Angels
  • Known as America’s First Settlement  
  • Home to Gulf Islands National Seashore
  • Proud military heritage
Experience Bonus

Experience Bonus

We are now offering an experience bonus for 2+ years of verified experience. 

  • 2-3 years of experience = $5,000 bonus
  • 4+ years of experience = $7,500 bonus

Bonus Breakdown

  • Part 121 CRJ Experience (100%) 
  • Part 121 non-CRJ Experience (75%) 
  • Military Aviation Mechanic Experience (50%) 
  • General Aviation & Maintenance Repair Overhaul (25%)
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  • Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision and 401(k)
  • Travel privileges for you, your family and friends on American Airlines
  • American Airlines Group (AAG) profit sharing
  • A&P mechanic relocation package of $2,500 available for all new-hires in Dayton, Canton-Akron, Cincinnati, Norfolk and Savannah
Our recruiters

Still Have Questions?

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Get your questions answered by our maintenance recruiting team. Reach us toll-free at 
1-888-943-1503 or send us an email, and we'll be in touch! 

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