Nick served in the Marine Corps. for fourteen years before enrolling and graduating from Spartan College in Denver. Today, Nick currently a hiring manager for the Maintenance Base Manager and Great Lakes Airlines.
When Nick is looking to make new hires, he prefers to hire Spartan College graduates because they know more than other graduates from other Aviation Maintenace Schools.Giving future A&P graduates from advice on what to do after graduation, is to not wait too long to take your A&P maintenance exams.
AMT graduate Nathan Lober, shared with us his Spartan College story last year. Taking a lifelong dedication to aviation, Nathan is being rewarded by the campus for all his hard work by being named the 2016 maintenance technician of the year!
In the video below, hear what Nathan had to say about his accomplishment, and what it means to him to be a vital part of the Spartan College community.
Developing an interest in aviation at a young age from attending airshows, Spartan College graduate and now an instructor, Jacob Martinez, took his own path to where he is today. Graduating the Spartan A&P program in 2004, Jacob has been able to work all over the country. Today, Jacob is still involved with Spartan College serving the A&P Program Chair, monitoring students and instructors.
In the testimonial below Jacob shares with us how rewarding it is to see his students succeed. He also added that it is very rewarding to see prior graduates come back and recruit additional aircraft mechanics because of their belief in the program and the education they received at Spartan College.