Aircraft Maintenance Engineer

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Location: Yellowknife, NT, Canada
Job ID: R10038
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

Summit Air has an immediate opening for a licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer in Mary River, Nunavut. If you are looking for a steady rotational position to utilize your experince on the Dornier D228 aircraft, this is the perfect opprotunity for you! We pride ourselves on our teams' uncompromised committment to safefty, and a shared desire to be a part of something exceptional! We offer an industry-leading benefits package, ongoing employee training and development, team building and career growth opportunities.

Join the dynamic Summit Air team in Mary River, Nunavut and check out #LifeAtSummitAir !

Essential Responsibilities

  • Conduct maintenance on Dornier D228 and ATR 72 aircraft or aircraft components in accordance with the applicable standards of airworthiness
  • Troubleshoot faulty systems
  • Track and plan maintenance activities and coordinate with Dispatch as required
  • Maintain spares package through communication with stores department
  • Maintain aircraft records using computerized maintenance tracking system
  • Ensure the completeness and accuracy of all required paperwork


  • Minimum 2 years’ licensed AME experience
  • Possess Transport Canada AME License M1
  • Previous experience with D228 and ATR 72 aircraft; endorsements an asset
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Proven observational, decision-making and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Work Conditions

  • Rotational: 30 days on 30 days off
  • Camp/Travel accomodation provided
  • 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 

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
Aug 15, 2022

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