Industrial Mechanic Apprentice

Location: Yellowknife, NT, Canada
Job ID: R10250
Job Status: Full-Time



Job Summary:

Summit Air is currently hiring for an Industrial Mechanic Apprentice to join the team in Yellowknife, NT! You are mechanically inclined and keen to obtain a Red Seal as a Journeyperson in Industrial Mechanics (Millwright)! The Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Apprentice will be responsible for the maintenance, repair, and overhaul of industrial aircraft ground service equipment.

Join the Summit Air team in Yellowknife, NT Today!

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Maintains, repairs and overhauls aircraft ground service equipment in a safe, efficient manner. 
  • Performs troubleshooting of aircraft ground support equipment on a scheduled basis.
  • Performs immediate repairs and preventative maintenance on company equipment.
  • Maintains and makes repairs to facilities in a safe and efficient manner
  • Maintains Equipment status report along with updating equipment service intervals.
  • Liaises with vendors and secures favorable pricing of parts and services; initiates purchase orders.
  • Keeps tools and support equipment in safe and operational working condition while maintaining a clean work environment.


  • 0-4 years’ experience as an Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
  • Experience in the repair and overhaul of motorized vehicles and industrial equipment an asset
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Problem-Solving Skills/Strong Technical Aptitude/Strong Work Ethic/Ability to take direction and learn quickly/Strong verbal, written and computer skills
  • Ability to work well with others and alone
  • Must successfully complete pre-employment drug and alcohol testing
  • 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
May 27, 2022

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