Apprenticeship Program (Full Time)
: All Openings, Manufacturing
The Piper Aircraft Apprenticeship Program is for ambitious people who want to earn a salary while they learn, gaining valuable experience, skills and knowledge. The two-year program accepts 10 new apprentices each year who receive a combination of on-the-job training as well as classroom instruction through Indian River State College (IRSC). The program is designed to qualify the participants as a Journeyman in Aircraft Assembly.
Essential Program Benefits And Functions:
The Aircraft Structures, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assembler Apprenticeship Program is a 2-Year, State of Florida Department of Education approved program. Piper’s exciting program is designed to build careers for skilled employees and future leaders from the ground up. Apprentices will become aviation and manufacturing skilled employees and develop leadership skills in the workplace.
Some of the benefit and perks include:
Apprentices will get hands on experience building airplanes, but also learn about the management and organizational aspects of Piper Aircraft. They will take relevant courses at Indian River State College, which will count towards an Associate Degree.
Requirements For This Position:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Additional Items That Will Need To Be Submitted With Your Application:
Piper Aircraft Health Plan Overview:
Core Health Benefits:
Piper Provided Benefits (Basic):
· Basic Life
· Accidental Death & Dismemberment
· Short-Term Disability (STD)
· Long-Term Disability (LTD)
· Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
· Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA & DCA)
· Supplemental Life Insurance
· Long-Term Disability (LTD Buy- Up)
Trustmark Voluntary Plans:
· Accident Plan
· Critical Illness
· Universal Life (Whole Life Policy)
· Hospital StayPay
· Preferred Legal Plan
Piper Aircraft Time Off:
16 days of PTO (Paid Time Off)