Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) - Various Bases Applicant Pool

November 23 2022
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Building & facility maintenance, Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul
Winnipeg, MB • Full time

Department: Maintenance
Posted: November 23, 2022
Deadline: Indefinite

Our Company

Established in 1960, Perimeter Aviation LP is a diversified company that is a subsidiary of the Exchange Income Corporation which has recently grown through the merger with Bearskin Airlines. With more than 750 employees, we operate a fleet of 40+ aircraft including the Metro 2, 3, 23, Merlin and Dash 8 aircraft. We are based in Winnipeg and Thompson, Manitoba as well as Sioux Lookout and Thunder Bay, Ontario. We provide scheduled passenger and freight services to Northern Manitoba and Northern Ontario, 24/7 North American charter services, Medical evacuation services and a full-service maintenance facility including design engineering, NDT, and Garrett turbine engine services.

We are a Canadian company, proudly building a diverse workforce that is driven by a shared sense of community, customer service and a dedication to safety. We're fostering a culture where our employees will feel proud of the work they do and the company they work for. We seek employees with a positive attitude in providing excellent service to the communities in our network.

Position Summary

Reporting to both the Crew Chief and the Maintenance Manager, the Aircraft Maintenance Engineer's primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, servicing, inspecting, repairing and performing mechanical maintenance to an aircraft before it is considered airworthy.

We are hiring in Winnipeg MB, Thunder Bay ON, Sioux Lookout ON, and Timmins ON.

Personal Characteristics

  • Mechanical aptitude, trainable
  • Strong knowledge of basic hand tools
  • Highly flexible, with the ability to respond quickly in a dynamic environment
  • Professional and respectful, with a positive work attitude
  • Timely with a high level of commitment to on-time performance is essential
  • Motivated with the ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • High level of respect, understanding and regard for First Nations communities

Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on aircraft
  • Marshal and tow aircraft
  • Reconfigure aircraft interiors from passenger to cargo to medivac
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment
  • Work indicated by supervisor

Education and Experience

  • Valid AME License with either M1 or M2 rating required
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain any applicable transportation security clearances and additional authorizations
  • Indigenous and Cultural Awareness Training considered an asset

Working Conditions

  • Physically able to perform all listed job duties
  • Travel by aircraft and other means as required by role
  • Work in a shop environment with full range of movement including, but not limited to, bending, sitting, standing, lifting to a maximum of 50lbs, pushing and pulling daily
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Various shifts at a fast pace in order to meet service level requirements of the airline

How to Apply

Perimeter Aviation's hiring policy is to recruit and select the best applicant for employment solely on the basis of their qualifications for the position. Perimeter Aviation LP does not discriminate against applicants based on race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, disability or a conviction for which a pardon has been granted.

To apply for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume to

We thank all candidates for their interest in the position; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis which may result in an earlier application deadline.

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