Facilities and GSE Maintenance Supervisor - Summit Air


Category: Equipment Maintenance
Location: Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Title: Facilities and GSE Maintenance Supervisor - Summit Air
Job ID: 13254
Job Status: Full Time Regular

Job Summary

You are an experienced Journeyperson or Red Seal Truck and Transport Mechanic, looking for an opportunity to utilize you skills in the maintenance of ground support equipment (GSE). In the role of Facilities and Ground Support Equipment Supervisor, you will be responsible for the maintenance of the facilities and for all ground support equipment, in order to support the operations of aircraft in the group. The GSE Supervisor will also coordinate, originate, assess and negotiate work orders and maintenance activities, and maintain all equipment information.

Join the Summit Air team in Yellowknife, NT today!


• Conducts repair and maintenance of all ground support equipment, including ground power units, pushback tractors and diesel trucks
• Conducts regular inspections of facilities for compliance and asset integrity
• Troubleshoots equipment problems and performs immediate repairs and preventative maintenance on equipment
• Keeps tools and support equipment in safe and operational working condition
• Manages all maintenance-related schedules, activities and deadlines
• Evaluates and audits maintenance work practices and identifies methods to improve productivity
• Liaises with vendors and secures pricing of parts and services; initiates purchase orders
• Acts as internal consultant for the ground operations management team on the best use of the ground support equipment; ensures that all policies, procedures, regulations and safety requirements relating to GSE are met
• Liaises with Ledcor corporate on the insurance and licensing of all fleet vehicles; ensures the accuracy and validity of all annual certifications and compliances
• Manages and monitors the performance of any third-party contractors as required
• Manages equipment inventory tracking; maintains and updates equipment files
• May perform other related duties as required


• 5-7 years of experience in automotive or truck and transport maintenance; specific background with ground support equipment preferred
• Must possess a Journeyperson or Red Seal Truck and Transport Mechanic certification
• Welding certificate would be an asset
• Proven track record within the aviation industry preferred, but not required
• Expert in the use of maintenance and work order practices
• Strong and diverse mechanical knowledge
• Capable of coordinating maintenance efforts both alone and in a team environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Strong computer background including experience with MS Word, Excel, Outlook

Work Conditions

Summit Air, a Ledcor subsidiary, has been delivering remote aviation solutions to our customers for over 20 years. We have one of the largest and most diverse fleets in the industry. From moving cargo, to transferring passengers, to recreational flights for adventurers seeking to discover the North, we are a one-stop solution when it comes to safe and reliable aviation support. Learn more at www.flysummitair.com

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!
Ledcor is an equal-opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of non-discrimination in all of our employment practices. We welcome and encourage applications from all qualified individuals, regardless of race, gender, disability or any other identifying characteristic.

Yellowknife, NT
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

Date Posted 5/5/2017 12:34:14 PM