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Employers of Aviation Management majors in ME

Air traffic controllers coordinate the movement of air traffic to ensure that aircraft stay safe distances apart. Air traffic controllers work in control towers, approach control facilities, or route centers. Their work can be stressful because total concentration is required at all times. Night, weekend, and rotating shifts are common. To become an air traffic controller, a person must be a U.S. citizen, pass medical and background checks, achieve a qualifying score on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pre-employment test, and complete a training course at the FAA Academy. The median annual wage for air traffic controllers was $122,530 in May 2012. Employment of air traffic controllers is projected to show little or no change from 2012 to 2022. Most employment opportunities will result from the need to replace workers who retire or leave the occupation. Job opportunities will be best for applicants with an air traffic management degree from an FAA-certified school or have an air traffic control background.

Air Traffic Controllers

Air traffic controllers coordinate the movement of air traffic to ensure that aircraft stay safe distances apart. Air traffic controllers work in control towers, approach control facilities, or route centers. They control air traffic on and within vicinity of airport and movement of air traffic between altitude sectors and control centers according to established procedures and policies. Authorize, regulate, and control commercial airline flights according to government or company regulations to expedite and ensure flight safety. Their work can be stressful because total concentration is required at all times. Night, weekend, and rotating shifts are common. To become an air traffic controller, a person must be a U.S. citizen, pass medical and background checks, achieve a qualifying score on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) pre-employment test, and complete a training course at the FAA Academy. The median annual wage for air traffic controllers was $124,540 in May 2017. Employment of air traffic controllers is projected to grow 3 percent from 2016 to 2016, slower than the average for all occupations. Competition for air traffic controller jobs is expected to be very strong, with many people applying for a relatively small number of jobs.

Aircraft Cargo Handling Supervisors

Supervise and coordinate the activities of ground crew in the loading, unloading, securing, and staging of aircraft cargo or baggage. May determine the quantity and orientation of cargo and compute aircraft center of gravity. May accompany aircraft as member of flight crew and monitor and handle cargo in flight, and assist and brief passengers on safety and emergency procedures. Includes loadmasters. The median annual wage for air cargo handling supervisors was $48,150 in May 2017.

Airfield Operations Specialists

Ensure the safe takeoff and landing of commercial and military aircraft. Duties include coordination between air-traffic control and maintenance personnel; dispatching; using airfield landing and navigational aids; implementing airfield safety procedures; monitoring and maintaining flight records; and applying knowledge of weather information. The median annual wage for airfield operations specialists was $52,360 in May 2017.

Cargo and Freight Agents

Expedite and route movement of incoming and outgoing cargo and freight shipments in airline, train, and trucking terminals, and shipping docks. Take orders from customers and arrange pickup of freight and cargo for delivery to loading platform. Prepare and examine bills of lading to determine shipping charges and tariffs. The median annual wage for cargo and freight agents was $41,820 in May 2017.

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Company City State
Down East Emergency Medicine Institute
Maine Medevac
C & L Aerospace Holdings, LLC
C & L Aviation Services
Lifeflight of Maine, LLC
City of Bangor
Bangor International Airport
Hyannis Air Service, Inc.
Federal Aviation Administration
Airport Traffic Control Tower
United Airlines, Inc.
Continental Airlines
American Airlines, Inc.
US Airways
Maine Instrument Flight
Saint Augustine Airport Inc
Aero Sport
Federal Aviation Administration
Airway Facility
Federal Aviation Administration
System Support Center
Twin Cities Air Service LLC
A J Walter Aviation Inc
Auburn Lewiston Municipal Airport
Auburn-Lewiston Indus Airpark
Owls Head Aviation
Columbia Air Services, Inc.
Sanford Air Inc
United Parcel Service, Inc. (oh)
UPS
Marine Aviation Sales, Inc
Aviation Management Services
Bradford Camps
Flight Level Brunswick, LLC
Flightlevel Aviation
Knox County Regional Airport
Rockland Airport
City of Presque Isle
Northern Maine Regional Arprt
Ccf Ventures, Inc.
Maine Aero Services
Maine Helicopters Inc
Waters Aero Marine Inc
Penobscot Island Air
Hyannis Air Service, Inc.
Downeast Air Inc
Augusta State Airport
Katahdin Air Service
Southern Main Aviation
Maine Aviation Corporation
Sanford Regional Airport (sfm)
Pittsfield Aviation Inc
Curtis Air
Beals Aircraft Service Inc
Geneva Aviation LLC
Northern Aroostook Region Airport Authority
Michael Power
City of Portland
Portland International Jetport
Hancock County Maintenance
Hancock Cnty Bar HRB Airprt MN
International Seaplane Flyin Inc
Penobscot Island Air
Witherspoons Airport (me41)
Scotty's Flying Service
East Coast Aviation, LLC
Central Maine Regional Airport
Steven A. Bean Municipal Airport (8b0)
Webb Lake Seaplane Base (me71)
Acadian Seaplane Base (me07)
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