Someone applying for a pilot position at MQ
received this response, now this is really interesting AAG is shrinking MQ
to non existence but they are offering 10k for a sign on bonus? They want to make it attractive to a new hire but leave a crappy contract for their experienced pilots?......
A review of your application shows that you graduated from one of our partner aviation universities. American Eagle is offering a $10,000 bonus to new pilots who graduated from one our partner university programs and meet minimum requirements detailed below. The $10,000 bonus is contingent on a 2 year employment agreement with American Eagle. We are currently hiring into both the EMJ-140/145 and CRJ-700 aircraft. We have pilot domiciles in Dallas/Fort Worth, Chicago O’Hare, Miami, and New York’s JFK
and LaGuardia airports.
We are also offering a $5,000 bonus to pilots who do not meet the requirements of the aviation university programs. Feel free to contact us for more information.
Minimums to qualify for $10,000 bonus:
-Graduate with an Aviation Bachelor Degree
-Minimum overall cumulative GPA
-Minimum cumulative GPA
of 3.0 in aviation courses
-Complete certificates at University:
(CFII obtained at University can be substituted for Instrument requirement above)
Partner University Programs:
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Minnesota State University
San Diego Christian College
Southeastern Oklahoma University
Spartan College of Aeronautics
University of Central Missouri
University of North Dakota
Western Michigan University