Aircraft Avionics E Engineer

Department Aircraft Maintenance
Reports to Director of Maintenance
Location Ottawa office and occasional travel to SGL field bases worldwide

This position primarily follows a Monday to Friday schedule but does on occasion require travel to SGL’s survey bases around the world.


  • Maintain the company aircraft to a high standard in accordance with the ACA privileges as per the MCM and MPM;
  • Confer with the Maintenance Manager to ensure the aircraft are up-to-date and safe for flight;
  • Assist as required to ensure the timely completion of company and customer regulatory audits;
  • Understand, comply with and promote all company safety precautions and policies including reporting hazards and incidents encountered in daily operations;
  • Maintain a positive attitude toward personal and professional growth; and
  • Work at Ottawa head office as well as at SGL field bases worldwide.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer with an “E” licence;
  • Experience on C208 and DHC-6 aircraft a definite asset;
  • Garmin installation experience an asset, as SGL is a Garmin authorized dealer;
  • Willingness to travel internationally for occasional field work;
  • Knowledgeable understanding of Canadian Aviation Regulations;
  • Valid passport and driver's licence; and
  • Ability to obtain Transport Canada restricted area pass.


SGL is committed to promoting employee wellness and successful work-life balance. Employee benefits include (but are not limited to):

  • Comprehensive benefits coverage including health, dental, vision, and paramedical;
  • Life insurance;
  • Employee and family assistance program;
  • Paid vacation, personal leave, and medical leave;
  • On-site gym;
  • On-site parking.

If you are interested or know a qualified person who would be interested, please forward their resume to careers@sgl.com. Be sure to include the position title in the subject line of your email.

Sander Geophysics is an equal opportunity employer. Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. We thank all applicants for their interest.