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Senior Aircraft Maintenance Engineer -Avionics

Requisition #2316171
Job LocationCanada-British Columbia-Abbotsford
Job StreamAviation Electrical & Avionic Specialists
Job TypePermanent, Full-Time
Number of Positions Open1
Start Date of Employment ASAP
Posting Date03-Dec-2018
Travel RequiredNot Required
Educational RequirementsTechnical Certificate
Languages RequiredEnglish
Security Clearance RequiredEnhanced
Job Description

 

WHO WE ARE

 

Cascade Aerospace is a leading Canadian specialty aerospace & defence company trusted for its engineering and maintenance expertise for operators in domestic and international military, government, original equipment manufacturers and commercial environments.

 

JOIN OUR TEAM

 

Joining Cascade means a future with a team of dedicated professionals in a dynamic specialty aerospace and defence company with a standard of providing customers with quality services and products. Cascade is seeking a dedicated Senior Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Avionics (AME-E) who performs aircraft maintenance, repairs and overhaul and completes the associated documentation in accordance with industry standards. The Senior AME-E assists crew lead in running crew and coaches crew members as required.

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

 

  • Ensure all repairs/modifications and inspection tasks are performed in accordance with the customer’s check package, Transport Canada Regulations (CARS), Technical Airworthiness Manual (TAM), Quality Control Procedures (QCP), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Process Standards (CPS), all maintenance, manufacturing and policy manuals, and scope of their certification authority
  • Ensure the return of the customer aircraft in safe and serviceable condition by performing all work tasks in accordance with applicable manuals, Transport Canada Regulations (CARS), Technical Airworthiness Manual (TAM), Quality Control Procedures (QCP), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Process Standards (CPS), all maintenance, manufacturing and policy manuals, and scope of their certification authority
  • Ensure all paperwork, documentation and reporting associated with a repair is completed accurately and in accordance with applicable Manuals, Transport Canada Regulations (CARS), Technical Airworthiness Manual (TAM), Quality Control Procedures (QCP), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Process Standards (CPS), all maintenance, manufacturing and policy manuals, and scope of their certification authority, in a timely fashion
  • Provide coaching and leadership to the crew to ensure work tasks are performed efficiently and accurately and appropriate skills to progress in the trade are developed.

CORE SKILLS

  • Specific knowledge of manufacturing, maintenance, repair and modification of aircraft or systems components in the area of Avionics
  • Ability to ensure that approved standards of Quality Control are maintained
  • Safe work practices and techniques
  • Intermediate coaching and leadership skills

TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

Education:                

  • Grade 12 diploma
  • Certificate in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (approved by TCA or applicable governing body)
  • Type/Rating specific training
  • Holder of full ACA Authorizations
  • Quality Control procedures

Experience:              

  • Normally 7-10 years experience performing AME duties
  • Holder of AME license or Certification Authority for minimum of 3 years
  • Candidates with less experience may be considered for this position based on demonstrated ability

OTHER

  • This position belongs in the bargaining unit and shall abide by all rules and regulations set out in the collective agreement
  • Shift work may be required

 

 

 

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