Transitioning from the Military to Manufacturing and Product Development Careers

Transitioning from the Military to Manufacturing and Product Development Careers


Darius was a Coast Guard
avionics electrical technician … … who wanted to transition to a job in civilian avionics upon his discharge. So he connected with his virtual career mentor
to get on the right path … … learning that his experience and training in the service had already given him a great head start. With the help of his mentor, he began exploring training, apprenticeships and education opportunities in avionics. Darius will need to take the Federal Aviation Administration mechanic exam … before he can apply for jobs as an avionics inspector … … but he feels prepared thanks to his mentor’s help. And now that he’s on his way to being a commercial aircraft avionics Inspector … … he’ll soon be qualified to apply his knowledge … — mathematical problem solving, mechanical aptitude and electrical knowledge — to a career that offers him the opportunity to earn
up to $85,000 per year as a civilian. To learn more about careers in manufacturing,
visit www.goodprospects.org.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *