Jobs for Rebuilding America: A Career as an Aircraft Mechanic and Service Technician, 1st Edition

  • Tamra B. Orr
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508179956
  • ISBN-13: 9781508179955
  • DDC: 629.134
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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The nation's airfields and airports fulfill a crucial role, helping people and products alike get to their destinations. Behind the thousands of flights successfully carried out daily are key employees, such as mechanics and service technicians. Young readers will benefit from this book's methodical approach to finding a job in this invaluable and rewarding career sector. The sky is the limit, as it guides eager novices from the necessary STEM subjects they should expect to encounter, through the ins and outs of picking technical schools, as well as the expected trajectory they will take from entry-level positions through to the higher echelons of these skilled trades.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: “Guardians of Airworthiness”.
2: Getting Ready for the Future Today.
3: On to School.
4: A&P: Airframe and Power Plant.
5: Beyond A&P.
6: Into the Future.
Bureau of Labor Statistics Tips.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.