Maintenance Controller

Location: Yellowknife, NT, Canada
Job ID: R4894
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

Summit Air is looking for a Maintenance Controller to join our growing team! As the Maintenance Controller you will be responsible for managing both scheduled and mechanical irregularities. Maintenance Control will work with flight operations to coordinate the scheduled workload for all maintenance bases. You will be the primary interface between Maintenance, Operations, and Flight Following to provide updates on aircraft status and coordinate aircraft availability based on maintenance schedules and demands.

Join Summit Air today!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Control, track and manage all scheduled maintenance as well as coordinate recovery efforts for abnormal/unscheduled maintenance operations.

  • Ensure the web-based maintenance communication tool for all aircraft is updated and accurate

  • Continually review and track aircraft that are operating under an MEL and make recommendations to return the aircraft to normal operations

  • Supervise, manage and mentor crew chiefs to prioritize maintenance work that requires immediate action and be able to separate and parse out which can wait until operational demand is reduced.

  • Manage maintenance sub-contractors – booking, travel, accommodation, etc


  • 1- 5 years related experience required

  • Experience as either AME or Crew Chief required

  • Previous experience as Maintenance Controller considered an asset

  • Excellent Interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills and proficient computer skills

  • Maintenance tracking software experience required

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 

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. 

Date Posted
Dec 21, 2020

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