16. April 2007 12:32
LITTLETON, CO (April 16, 2007) – Privately held Avjobs, Inc. and Avjobs.com, the aviation industries leading job site announced today the launch of its Student Aviation Program. Avjobs teams up with aviation industry colleges, universities and educational facilities to provide students with tools and services to secure industry employment through its Student Aviation Program. The program is designed exclusively to help students lock in aviation employment immediately upon graduation. [More]
6. February 2006 12:20
LITTLETON, CO (February 6, 2006) – Avjobs, Inc. and Independence Air have teamed up to provide all displaced employees with the highest level of reemployment assistance. All 2,700 displaced and furloughed employees are eligible to receive free reemployment assistance through Avjobs Cares Reemployment Services. [More]
10. January 2006 12:29
Although Independence Air's final flights landed last Thursday, a job fair at parent company Flyi Inc.'s headquarters in Dulles kept hopes aloft for former employees hoping to find a new job quickly.
Hundreds of suddenly jobless workers – from pilots to baggage handlers – came face to face with officials from the Virginia Employment Commission and dozens of employers last Friday.
The event was "completely organic" in the wake of the company's announcement Jan. 2 that it was closing, said Laura Thornton, Flyi's employee communications specialist. [More]
3. January 2006 11:52
LITTLETON, CO (January 3, 2006) – More and more aviation industry applicants are finding success through Avjobs.com, the leading job site serving commercial, corporate and general aviation, than with the big job boards. Avjobs.com proves to be the superior choice for applicants who want to be seen, contacted and hired by key industry employers. [More]
8. December 2005 11:36
Most airline passengers only get to see their bags being moved on the ramp but if you watch closely then you will see that this is only the smallest part of ramp work. Safely handling the needs of a multi-million dollar aircraft and its passengers takes professionalism and dedication. From extreme heat in the summer to the dangers of ice and snow on the ramp in winter, the job is never boring. Jet engines and spinning propellers are always around you, so you must keep alert to be safe. It takes a special kind of person to earn a living in this kind of environment. Here are a few ramp professionals from Toronto's Pearson and Hamilton's Munro Airports. [More]
19. September 2004 11:32
After five months without a job, Pizzelanti opened his own business, a pet crematory in Euless called All Paws Go To Heaven. He said it was a tough choice for someone who loves flying but needed financial stability for his wife and 9-year-old daughter.
That may soon become a common dilemma facing hundreds of Delta Air Lines workers who will be laid off in coming weeks as the airline eliminates its hub operations at Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. [More]