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Senior Avionics Engineer

Requisition #2312262
Job LocationCanada-British Columbia-Abbotsford
Job StreamEngineering.
Job TypePermanent, Full-Time
Number of Positions Open1
Start Date of Employment ASAP
Posting Date02-Oct-2018
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsBachelors Degree
Languages RequiredEnglish
Security Clearance RequiredEnhanced
Job Description

Cascade Aerospace is looking for an experienced Senior Avionics Engineer to join our Engineering Team. As a Senior Engineer, you will be responsible for providing technical avionics expertise to support all electronic and electrical designs and modifications as applied to Transport and Utility class aircrafts. Are you looking for a career opportunity where you can be innovative and expand your expertise in the field of avionics and electrical engineering? If this excites you then we encourage you to apply now.


  • Evaluate, specify, and develop new equipment installations on aircraft.
  • Prepare work statements and provide cost estimates for modification work.
  • Design and develop engineering documentation with substantiation and justification for modification.
  • Preparation of engineering calculations and /or tests and related reports.
  • Liaise with Airworthiness Authority and obtain certification for modification.
  • Provide engineering support and liaison for other departments and customers.
  • Preparation of repairs, processes and procedures as required.
  • Provide Maintenance documentation support.
  • Liaise with manufacturers/suppliers.
  • Provide technical liaison for work being accomplished by outside agencies.
  • Conduct technical investigations to determine the cause of avionics issues.
  • Maintaining a knowledge of Transport Canada and Federal Aviation Administration regulations affecting area of expertise.


  • Thorough understanding of function, integration & certification of transport aircraft electrical and avionics systems.
  • Excellent communication skills: verbal & written.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Service quality, leadership & conflict resolution skills would be beneficial.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook & MS Project.
  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills.
  • Ability to work flexible hours when needed to meet demanding deadlines.



  • Education: Degree in Electrical/Avionics Engineering or Diploma in Electrical/Avionics Technology.
  • Experience: 7-10 years’ experience in aircraft Electrical/Avionics engineering including certification activities.




Our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative, at all job levels, of the citizens we serve.  Cascade Aerospace has an Employment Equity Policy and we welcome applications from Aboriginal People, Visible Minorities, Persons with Disabilities and Women in occupations or positions where they are under represented. If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self-identify, on either your application form, covering letter or resume.