Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, type S

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

SGL is are hiring a licenced Structures 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 as directed within the scope of licence, capabilities, and authority granted in accordance with the MPM and CARs;
  • Perform sheet metal, composite or other structural work on various aircraft and components as required;
  • Record all work done on appropriate forms and provide an ACA release as required;
  • Supervise, mentor and train apprentices as required;
  • Confer with the maintenance manager(s) to identify aircraft, shop and field issues and discuss maintenance requirements and solutions;
  • Understand, comply and promote all company policies and procedures including the reporting of hazards and incidents encountered during daily operations;
  • Maintain a positive attitude toward personal and professional growth;
  • Assist in the activities carried out by the maintenance group;
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment; and
  • Willing to travel to domestic and international locations to perform repairs in the field.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Valid Transport Canada Aircraft Maintenance Engineer licence type “S”;
  • Experience on C208 and DHC-6 aircraft a definite asset;
  • Valid passport and driver's licence;
  • Ability to obtain a Transport Canada restricted area pass; and
  • Excellent organization skills, ability to multitask and meet deadlines; and
  • Available to work after-hours occasionally as required.


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.