Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Avionics (E)

November 19 2021
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Engineering, Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Avionics, Electronics, Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul
Abbotsford, BC

"Cascade Aerospace Inc., located at 1337 Townline Road, Abbotsford British Columbia, V2T 6E1 is one of Canada's leading specialty aerospace and defence contractors - a place where we do cool things for great customers!" We invite you to consider a career with us - come, experience our creative, innovative, and performance-based company!

Employees in the Avionics job family (which includes the AME-E role) perform tasks of servicing, troubleshooting, maintenance, repairs, modifications, fabrication, installation and functional tests on electrical systems and their components utilizing the tools and equipment applicable to aircraft industry specification. After receiving adequate certification and/or training, employees in the Avionics Job Family will be able to complete avionics tasks and perform a maintenance release for tasks within the scope of their certification authority. In addition, they will be capable of working with related technical documents associated with their Job Family.  We are currently looking for permanent, full time hires, with the ability to work a multitude of different shifts.

These positions belong to the bargaining unit and shall abide by all rules and regulations set out in the Collective Agreement.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES

  • Be familiar with and act in a manner which reflects Cascade Aerospace's Policies and Procedures including, but not limited to, culture and values, respectful workplace, health and safety, attendance, and security;
  • Adhere to the customer's check package, Transport Canada Regulations (CARS), Technical Airworthiness Manual (TAM), Quality Control Procedures (QCP), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Process Standards (CPS), all maintenance, manufacturing and policy manuals, and scope of their certification authority when:
    • Performing repairs, modifications and inspection tasks to customer aircraft
    • Completing paperwork, documentation and reporting
  • Performing other duties as required.

CORE SKILLS

  • Good communication skills: fluent written and verbal English is mandatory as working language of the role is English
  • Basic Computer Skills: word processing, spreadsheet and database program
  • Specific knowledge of manufacturing, maintenance, repair and modification of aircraft or systems and components in the area of Avionics
  • Ability to ensure that approved standards of Quality Control are maintained

TRAINING & EXPERIENCE

  • Certificate in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (approved by TCA or the applicable governing body)
  • Holder of AME license or Certification Authority within the scope of their trade is an asset
  • 48+ months experience performing AME duties, which may include schooling

REASONS TO APPLY

  • Employee retention and engagement is important to Cascade, we value our employees;
  • Comprehensive benefits package provided, including:
    • Extended benefits and Employee Resilience Program (all 100% paid by Cascade) are offered after 3 months employment; and
    • Pension matching;
  • ATO (approved training organization) provides Endorsement (type) training & development;
  • Company-wide social events and family functions throughout the year;
  • Yearly wage increases as laid out in the Collective Agreement.  Hourly rate starts at $28.91 for unlicensed employees; and $31.98 for those who hold a Transport Canada license.

Cascade Aerospace is an operating unit of I.M.P. Aerospace and Defence. Employees of Cascade Aerospace are required to be fully vaccinated with all necessary doses of a Government of Canada approved Covid-19 vaccine.

For information pertaining to this opportunity, please contact our Human Resources department at HR@cascadeaerospace.com.

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