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Repair and Overhaul Technician

September 21 2017
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence
Categories Maintenance - Repair - Overhaul, Mechanic
Fort Erie, ON

We're looking for a Repair and Overhaul Technician Position Location: Fort Erie, ON The Repair and Overhaul Technician is responsible for receiving customer parts, completing initial assessment and paperwork and expediting the completion of repair and overhaul work with a customer focus, attention to deadlines, accuracy in completion of work and upholding high standards of quality.


Parts receiving, inspection and assessment – expediting parts for R&O

  • Review documentation from receiving and work order to ensure documentation is accurate, complete initial inspection of part for obvious damage and complete Receiving Report to raise Work Orders.
  • Complete all documentation for Work Order package and initiate teardown, inspection and quoting process.
  • Document all outstanding concessions and request support documentation from ECF as required. Request additional repair process from ECF when needed.
  • For parts that need to be repaired off site, support repair and package items for shipment in approved containers.
  • For parts that require NDT processing, complete all necessary preparations including paperwork, precleaning and post-cleaning as required.
  • Ensure orders for replacement parts are completed in a timely manner and review upon receipt to ensure correct quantities and are attached to correct Work Order package before Overhaul process is continued
  • For parts that require machining, carry out machining processing of parts using all correct documentation and repair schemes available, including pre and post NDT inspection as required

Repair and Overhaul Dynamic and Hydraulic Aircraft Components

  • Buildup of overhauled and repaired components as per applicable manuals, following quality directions and processes
  • Carry out applicable testing procedures in-house or at outside vendors
  • Pre-painting procedures and protection of re-worked metal surfaces to be completed as required
  • Ensure quality control standards are met; following applicable QA documentation, monitor build-up process and sign-off sheets for correct inspection and approval of steps. Complete log cards and certification of component and close out work order when completed.

Process completion

  • Prepare finished component for shipping in approved shipping container
  • Prepare part for QA stamping and ensure stamp is completed as required
  • Ensure timely completion of R&O work for customer and communicate on follow-up as required


  • Must have a valid AME M1 or M2 licence and minimum 5 years work experience with licence
  • Experience with AS350 and/or 355 and H120 components
  • H120 and prior overhaul experience would be an asset
  • Must be familiar with Aircraft Maintenance Management (i.e. TBO, SLL (Service Life Limits), Schedule Maintenance.
  • Independent action and problem solving; able to solve day to day issues and work under general supervision
  • Communication skills; able to effectively communicate across various levels of the company in a team environment
  • Critical thinking skills; able to troubleshoot and identify issues and corrective measures
  • Must have basic computer skills
  •  Willing to travel
  • Must be able to legally work in Canada


  • The incumbent in this job will be required to lift heavy parts from time to time from floor to hip level or hip to floor. Most of the day will be spent standing or sitting at a work bench. The incumbent will work with various chemical solvents and oils, in an environment with normal industrial noise levels.
  • Manual dexterity is inherent in this position, and the incumbent must have excellent ability work with manual precision and detail. Must be able to lift and bend regularly.

To apply for this position, please send an up-to-date resume and cover letter to **@**********.ca"> We would like to thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. network