What Will You Become?
Iowa Western Community College

Meet the Instructors

Gene  Jedicka

Instructor

High School:

  • Town—Glenwood, Iowa
  • Glenwood Community High School
  • Class of 1990

Post High School:

  • City—Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • Iowa Western Community College
  • Class of 1992
  • Associate of Applied Science Degree
    • Major: Aviation Maintenance Technology
    • FAA-Airframe and Powerplant Certificate
    • Inspection Authorization
    • Designated Mechanic Examiner

Employment:

  • Red Oak, Iowa: 1992 to 1993
    • Aircraft Mechanic
    • Employer:  Valley Aircraft
  • Omaha, Nebraska:  1993 to 1997
    • Aviation Maintenance Mechanic
    • Employer: Suburban Air Freight
  • Omaha, Nebraska: 1997 to 2007
    • Aviation Maintenance Mechanic/Machinist
    • Employer: Central Cylinder Service
  • Council Bluffs, Iowa: 2007 to Present
    • Aviation Maintenance Instructor—Iowa Western Community College
    • FAA Designated Mechanic Examiner—2009 to Present
    • Aviation Department Chair—2011 to Present

 

Eldon  Young

Instructor

 

High School:

  • Town—Perry, Iowa
  • Perry Community High School
  • Class of 1976

Post High School:

  • City—Dubuque, Iowa
  • College: University of Dubuque
  • Class of 1980
  • Bachelor of Arts Degree: Aviation Administration
    • Majors: Aviation Management Aviation Operations
    • Private Pilot—Instrument Rating
  • City—Council Bluffs, Iowa
  • Iowa Western Community College
  • Class of 1983
  • Associate of Applied Science Degree
    • Major: Aviation Maintenance Technology
    • FAA-Airframe and Powerplant Certificate

Employment:

  • Red Oak Iowa. 1983 to 1986
    • Assistant to the Airport Manager and Aircraft Mechanic
    • Employer:  Valley Aircraft
  • Cheyenne Wyoming. 1986 to 1987
    • Aviation Maintenance Instructor
    • Employer: Cheyenne Aero Tech.
  • Council Bluffs Iowa. 1987 to Present
    • Aviation Maintenance Instructor—Iowa Western Community College
    • FAA Designated Mechanic Examiner—1989 to 2013
    • Aviation Department Chair—1989 to 2011