Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Structures Apprentice "S"

Job Location: Ottawa, ON

We are hiring a non-licensed Structures Apprentice to be based at the company's headquarters in Ottawa and must be available to travel for occasional rotational field work around the world. Our fleet includes C208 Caravans, a DHC-6 Twin Otter, BN2 Islanders and AS350 helicopters.

Responsibilities of the Position

  • Ensure that the work they perform is done in accordance with applicable standards of airworthiness and the MPM;
  • Make entries on work cards, inspection sheets and work packages for their own work done;
  • Fill out and sign unserviceable tags;
  • Ensure that all their work, including parts used, is checked by their supervising ACA holder before closing access panels;
  • Immediately report to their direct supervisor any items that may affect the airworthiness of the component or aircraft upon which they are working, and ensure the defect is properly addressed;
  • Understand, comply and promote all company policies and procedures including reporting of hazards and incidents encountered in daily operations;
  • Maintain a personal logbook; and
  • Attend training courses as directed.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Successful completion of an approved Aircraft Maintenance Training Program Type S;
  • Experience on C208, DHC-6 and BN2 aircraft a definite asset;
  • Knowledgeable understanding of Canadian Aviation Regulations;
  • Willingness to travel on short notice for periods of up to 2 months
  • Valid passport and driver's licence;
  • Ability to obtain a Transport Canada restricted area pass; and
  • Available to work after hours occasionally as required.