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Mechanics & Maintenance

Mechanics & Maintenance
From nose-to-tail, our A&P Mechanics use their skills to keep our fleet operating safely and reliably.
A reliable, friendly mechanic

Receive a $15,000 sign-on bonus in Dayton, OH!

Earn up to $32,500 in bonuses if you start with us by May 13, 2024, plus starting wages of $28.25/hr.

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-tier compensation.

  • Top-tier compensation
  • 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
  • Comprehensive paid training
  • Work on brand new Bombardier aircraft in updated facilities
total bonuses

New mechanics receive:

• Wages starting at $28.25/hr., including license premiums

• $15,000 sign-on bonus at our Dayton, OH base when you start with us as a Lead or AMT by May 13, 2024

•$5,000 sign-on bonus at all other bases

•New toolbox or $5,000 cash value; View the full toolbox set

•Experience bonus up to $12,500 for qualified mechanics

•$7,500 relocation assistance for all bases

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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
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
Cincinnati, Ohio
Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Two major sports teams
  • Amusement parks
  • Largest Oktoberfest in the U.S.
Dallas, TX (Coming Spring 2024)
  • Professional sports teams
  • Vibrant food scene
  • Beautiful green spaces, lakes and trails
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