Aircraft Maintenance Engineer

Location: Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
Job ID: R10044
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

Summit Air has an opportunity for an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer in Thunder Bay, ON! If you are a licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) - Mechanical with at least one year of experience working with the DHC-8 aircraft, this is an excellent opportunity for you. We offer an industry-leading benefits package, ongoing employee training and development, team building, career growth opportunities, and an uncompromised commitment to safety.

Apply now and join the Summit Air team in Thunder Bay, ON! Check out #LifeAtSummitAir

Essential Responsibilities

  • Conduct maintenance on fleet 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 1 year of licensed AME experience, preferably working with larger aircraft
  • Possess Transport Canada AME License M2
  • Possess Endorsement on the DHC 100/200/300 series aircraft
  • Previous experience with DHC-8
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Proven observational, decision-making and time management skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with proven leadership skills
  • Successful completion of pre-employment drug & alcohol testing requirements
  • Must hold a valid passport and driver’s license
  • Must be fully vaccinated and provide valid COVID-19 vaccination record (unless you have a legitimate recognized medical or religious reason for not getting vaccinated)

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
May 13, 2022

500 Donald St East, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada