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Aerospace Engineering Scholarships for Women

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Women in Aviation, International Scholarships - 2013

Women in Aviation, International (WAI) is currently offering a wide variety of scholarships to students. This variety includes Aerospace Engineering Scholarships such as the American Airlines/American Eagle Scholarship that will award one $5,000 scholarship to a student pursuing a degree in Aeronautical, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, and the Delta Air Lines Engineering Scholarship (pretty similar to the American Airlines/American Eagle). Also, Dispatcher Scholarships like the Flamingo Air / Airline Ground Schools Scholarship will award one dispatcher training award leading to an FAA Aircraft Dispatcher certificate, and other scholarships are available under the categories of Flight Scholarships, General Scholarships, Aviation Management Scholarships, etc.

The application can be found online, and must be postmarked by November 12, 2012. Scholarships FAQs can be found online, as can specific guidelines. Best of Luck!

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Boeing - Technical Writing Jobs

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Aviation Technical Writing Jobs

Position Technical Writer (6 month contract)
Company:    Boeing Company
Address:    100 North Riverside
Chicago,Illinois 60606USA

Web Address:     Go here
Company Info:
Boeing is the world‘s leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft combined. Additionally, Boeing designs and manufactures rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. As a major service provider to NASA, Boeing operates the Space Shuttle and International Space Station. The company also provides numerous military and commercial airline support services. Boeing has customers in more than 90 countries around the world and is one of the largest U.S. exporters in terms of sales.

Boeing has a long tradition of aerospace leadership and innovation. The company continues to expand its product line and services to meet emerging customer needs. The broad range of capabilities includes creating new, more efficient members of its commercial airplane family; integrating military platforms, defense systems and the warfighter through network-centric operations; creating advanced technology solutions; and arranging innovative customer-financing solutions.

Headquartered in Chicago, Boeing employs more than 170,000 people across the United States and in 70 countries. This represents one of the most diverse, talented and innovative workforces anywhere. More than 90,000 of our people hold college degrees--including nearly 29,000 advanced degrees--in virtually every business and technical field from approximately 2,700 colleges and universities worldwide. Our enterprise also leverages the talents of hundreds of thousands more skilled people working for Boeing suppliers worldwide.

Supported Manufacturers:     Boeing
Job Title:     Technical Writer (6 month contract)
Location:     RICHMOND British Columbia Canada
Job Desc:     Position Overview
If you are motivated, creative with a positive attitude, and looking for state–of-the-art technology, you can be part of one of the greatest companies in the aerospace industry.
AeroInfo Systems is a division of Boeing Canada based in Richmond, BC and is a world class provider of aircraft operations information technology products and services. Our present customers include major airlines and aircraft manufacturers.
We know that great people are the key to our success and great people want to be appreciated, respected, and challenged so we offer a supportive working environment, competitive compensation, and flexible work options that can accommodate your personal and family needs.
We are currently looking for a Technical Writer to work at our office in Richmond, BC.

A contract technical writer is required to assist the Technical Communications group in writing online Help and user guides. The technical writer will be responsible for creating and updating end-user documentation and training material in various media, including WebHelp, PDF documents and PowerPoint presentations. This position requires close interaction with other functional groups and knowledge of the software documentation principles, tools, and processes. Deliverables include complex WebHelp systems, user guides and training material, written in accordance with well-established style conventions.

    Function independently to perform research and write clear and accurate user guides and Help topics, providing delivery as per assigned target dates.
    Write task-based Help topics and develop training videos that clearly show or instruct end users on using the software to successfully perform their business processes.
    Take direction with regard to content and style issues, and to closely conform to the high writing standards of the Technical Communications group.
    Editing and proofreading, as required.
    Excellent writing and communication skills.
    Expert Working Knowledge of:
        Adobe RoboHelp for HTML authoring
        Microsoft Office Suite
        Macromedia Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia, or similar product
        any Source Control tool.
    B.A. in English or any other writing-related discipline or college diploma in Technical Writing with some university courses.
    3-5 years of experience writing end-user documentation in the software industry.

Helicopter Mechanic Jobs - Afghanistan

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Helicopter Mechanic - Afghanistan
Employee Type: Contractor Location: Killeen, TX
Job Type: Skilled Labor - Trades
Experience: Not Specified

Join Aerotek Aviation®LLC. We specialize in placing mechanics, technicians, engineering field support and specialized personnel in the aviation industry. Our rapid growth means we are constantly seeking employees nationwide. We offer comprehensive benefits to include medical, dental, optical, and optional 401k. Don't put your career in the hands of just anyone, put it in the hands of a specialist. Join the Aerotek Aviation team! Allegis Group and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and will consider all applications without regard to race, marital status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

Company:   Aerotek Aviation

Category:  Light Technical/Trade Jobs

Rate:  $96,000.00 to $111,000.00 per Year
Helicopter Mechanic - Afghanistan
Job Description:

Aerotek has a need to fill 200 Helicopter Mechanic and Structural Technician positions in Afghanistan and Kuwait.

- Removes and installs aircraft subsystem assemblies such as engines, rotors, gearboxes, transmissions, mechanical flight controls and their components.
- Services and lubricates aircraft and subsystems.
- Prepare aircraft for inspections and maintenance checks.
- Performs scheduled inspections and assists in performing special inspections.
- Performs limited maintenance operational checks and assists in diagnosing and troubleshooting aircraft subsystems using special tools and equipment as required.
- Uses and performs operator maintenance on tools, special tools and aircraft ground support equipment.

- 3 years of experience on one of the following helicopters: UH-60, CH-47, AH-64 or OH-58.
- Must be able to obtain a confidential clearance.
- Must be able to get a passport.
- Must be open to going overseas to Afghanistan or Kuwait.

These are immediate year-long contract opportunities!

Job Requirements
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