Aircraft Maintenance Engineer

Job Location • Ottawa, ON
• field locations in Canada and worldwide

SGL is hiring a fixed wing AME to be based at the company's headquarters in Ottawa and must be available to travel for 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

  • Maintain the company aircraft at 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 license, capabilities, and authority;
  • Consult with the Maintenance Manager(s) and Field Crew Chief 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 and BN2 aircraft a definite asset;
  • Knowledgeable understanding of Canadian Aviation Regulations;
  • Willingness to travel on short notice and for extended periods;
  • Valid passport and driver's licence;
  • Ability to obtain Transport Canada restricted area pass; 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 and fitness classes;
  • Social gatherings such as BBQs throughout the year; and
  • Free parking.

Please submit 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.