Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Apprentice

Location: Yellowknife, NT, Canada
Job ID: R13027
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

As an Apprentice Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME), you are driven and self-motivated, previously having gained some experience working on large fixed wing aircraft. Under the direction of a qualified AME, you will join our skilled team of aviation professionals at Summit Air, servicing our diverse and growing fleet.

Working with Summit Air, safety is the top priority, and the perks are endless!

Joining our team means:

- Stability in knowing you have long term employment and growth opportunities
- A competitive wage so you can comfortably provide for your family
- Health & Dental Benefits that start the day you do and RRSP matching, so you and your family feel secure in the future

Click the link below to see what it’s like to work with our team:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wC-W5h3r5Ec&t=2s

Apply now to join the dynamic Summit Air team in Yellowknife, NT

Essential Responsibilities

  • Conduct maintenance on aircraft and aircraft components as directed by the AME Team Lead
  • Perform all maintenance activities in accordance with the applicable standards of air worthiness
  • Accurately complete all paperwork for assigned tasks in a timely manner
  • Perform independent and critical task checks if trained and authorized to do so
  • Troubleshoot faulty systems to determine a course of rectification in conjunction with the Lead AME
  • Perform various duties including engine runs and aircraft towing, as trained and authorized to do so
  • Conduct hangar clean up
  • Assist with sheet metal repairs as required

Qualifications

  • Aircraft Maintenance Diploma, or relevant training
  • Previous experience working with fixed wing aircraft, preferably larger turboprop, or jet engine aircraft
  • Must have own basic mechanics toolbox
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Ability to take direction and learn quickly
  • Proven observational, decision-making and time management skills
  • Mechanically inclined, ability to work with your hands
  • Computer knowledge
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team, as well as work independently

Work Conditions

  • Rotating shift schedule including nights & dayshift
  • Must be fully vaccinated and provide valid COVID-19 vaccination record

Additional Information:

Company Description

Summit Air, a member of the Ledcor Group of Companies, 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!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging. 

View our full Inclusion & Diversity statement here.

Date Posted
Nov 15, 2022

27 Yellowknife Airport, 100 Dickins Street, Yellowknife, NT, Canada

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