The advantage of Part 145: Personnel
IFA comment: It’s clear there are not enough qualified and experienced aircraft maintenance professionals to fill the vacancies that are currently advertised. Industry needs to do more to create pathways into the profession.
by Rick Peri, AEA Vice President of Government & Industry Affairs
How does an avionics shop hire a qualified and experienced ‘certificated person?’ The simple answer is, you outbid the competition and offer more pay and benefits than the other competing companies. If that isn’t viable for whatever reason, you grow your own.