Where Are the Best Aviation Industry Jobs?

North Carolina aviation jobs have taken flight. More than 6,000 employees in the North Carolina Triad are employed by 40+ companies in the aerospace and aviation fields. Many are still looking to hire skilled workers for high-quality positions in NC right now. Check out some of the biggest players in the industry and start your dream career today!

Aviation Triad Aircraft Maintenance jobs


HAECO Americas

HAECO Americas provides aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services as well as manufactured aerospace products to commercial, government and private customers. Originally founded in 1990 as Triad International Maintenance Company (TIMCO), HAECO expanded its core maintenance business by adding a Cabin Solutions division. Headquartered in Greensboro, HAECO Americas operates at locations throughout the United States.

Choose from exciting job opportunities such as:

  • A/P Mechanic
  • Avionics Technician
  • Welder


HondaJet was born from Honda founder Soichiro Honda’s dream of applying his company’s vehicular experience to the field of aviation. The company focuses on innovations such as over-the-engine wing mount design and natural laminar flow to create the next generation of aircraft. The Honda Aircraft Company headquarters is located right in Greensboro. Qualified applicants in the Aviation Triad could apply for work as a:

  • Design Manufacturing Engineer
  • Real-Time Test and Simulation Engineer
  • Production Test Pilot

Piedmont Triad Airport Authority

For applicants looking to work in aviation that don’t have engineering experience, the Piedmont Triad Airport Authority hires individuals for service, maintenance and administrative positions within the airport. Employees enjoy a frontline view of the beautifully choreographed global aviation industry while working as:

  • Facility Technician
  • Firefighter
  • Project Manager

Aviation Triad, Aerospace jobs in North Carolina

Collins Aerospace

Collins Aerospace is a manufacturer of interior cabin products for commercial jet aircraft. With locations in Greensboro, High Point, Rocky Mount and Winston-Salem, Collins Aerospace offers a number of job opportunities to North Carolina residents.

  • Electro-Mechanical R&D Engineer
  • Data Management Specialist
  • Engineering Components Assembler

Piedmont Triad Area Aviation Companies

The Piedmont Triad is home to even more aviation and aerospace companies and manufacturers. After receiving your education from local colleges and institutions, the sky is the limit! Browse the ever-growing list of industry employers to find the perfect career for you.

Triad Perspectives Show on Engineering in the Piedmont Area

Dr. Sandra Hughes speaks with Sanjay Balakrishna, Director of Engineering, Piedmont Aviation Component Services in the first segment of this program.

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