We are not seeing a summer slow down at VT MAE. We have lots of work here and more coming throughout the summer and into fall. We will need to boost our current staffing levels to accommodate the work load. Bonus $1,000 To qualify, the mechanics will need to arrive between. Start Date August 7th.. To be eligible for either of the targeted skills bonuses, the mechanic must work their full scheduled hours (normally 47.5/week but may vary).. In addition, to be eligible, a contractor previously working at VT MAE must have been gone for at least 60 days. As with all contract mechanic staffing at VT MAE, the mechanics must have at least 36 months heavy aviation maintenance and/or modification experience to be considered. Your employment history must be verifiable.