PlaneTechs Named Top 10 Gold Level Award Recipient
By Military Friendly®
Ranked #1 Among Companies Under $500 million in Revenue
OAK BROOK, IL (Jan. 22, 2018) – , a TrueBlue company, announced that it has been named a Top 10 Gold Level Military Friendly® Employer Award recipient for 2018 by Victory Media. PlaneTechs was also ranked as the top Military Friendly employer among companies with under $500 million in annual revenue.
“Helping our Veterans transition into meaningful, full–time employment is a top priority for PlaneTechs,” said PlaneTechs Senior Vice President and General Manager Tom Hodgins. “As the demand for aviation mechanics and technicians continues to outpace the supply, our customers depend on us to provide high-quality solutions and talent. That is exactly what our Working Heroes program delivers.”
PlaneTechs’ Working Heroes program places transitioning Veterans who have aviation maintenance experience into aviation jobs across the country. With this program, Veterans are given the opportunity to gain experience in the maintenance of civilian aircraft.
“They also receive tool boxes, along with assistance purchasing additional tools and earning their A&P license”, Hodgins said. He added that PlaneTechs customers enhance the program through their commitment to support Veterans as they hire the next generation of aviation maintenance technicians.
Victory Media, originator of the family of Military Friendly® employment, entrepreneurship and education resources for veterans and their families, published its special award for PlaneTechs at https://militaryfriendly.com. For more than a decade, Military Friendly® ratings have set the standard for companies and colleges demonstrating positive employment and education outcomes for veterans and their families.
Companies and schools that wish to be considered for the Awards program must successfully completed a 2017 Military Friendly® survey and been designated as a 2017 Military Friendly® employer or school. The names of awardees are published online at https://militaryfriendly.com and were printed in the December issue of G.I. Jobs® or Guide to Military Friendly® Schools. The complete list of this year’s award winners and more information about Military Friendly® ratings can be found at https://militaryfriendly.com.
PlaneTechs is a leading provider of aviation mechanics and technicians. The company specializes in providing top talent to aircraft maintenance, repair, overhaul and manufacturing companies in the commercial, government services, and business aviation sectors.
The PlaneTechs talent pool includes over 100,000 aviation technicians, many with extensive commercial and military backgrounds. Recruiting is driven by a sophisticated system that enables the company to attract, employ and dispatch a broad range of aviation employees quickly, seamlessly and reliably.
PlaneTechs is a subsidiary of TrueBlue, Inc. (NYSE: TBI), the largest industrial staffing company in North America.
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PlaneTechs Director of Communications