Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, type M

Department Aircraft Maintenance
Reports to Director of Maintenance
Supervisory Responsibilities None
Location Ottawa office and SGL field project locations worldwide

SGL is are hiring a licensed AME to be based at the company's headquarters in Ottawa. Base schedule is Monday to Friday but must be available to travel for rotational field work around the world.

Responsibilities of the Position

  • Maintain the company aircraft at the main base and at field locations;
  • Carry out maintenance tasks as directed in accordance with the Maintenance Policy Manual and Transport Canada regulations, within the scope of licence, capabilities, and authority;
  • Consult with the Maintenance Manager(s) to identify aircraft, shop and field maintenance issues and to discuss maintenance requirements and problems;
  • Assist as required, to ensure the timely completion of company, customer and regulatory audits; and,
  • Ensure a safe working environment while maintaining a positive attitude toward personal and professional growth.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer with an “M1” licence;
  • Experience on C208 and DHC-6 aircraft a definite asset;
  • Knowledgeable understanding of Canadian Aviation Regulations;
  • Willingness to travel on short notice for periods of up to eight weeks;
  • Valid passport and driver's licence;
  • Ability to obtain Transport Canada restricted area pass; and
  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and willing to receive any other vaccines required for entry into various foreign countries.


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.