Aircraft Ground Engineer

December 26 2018
Industries Tourism, Passengers transportation
Categories Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Aeronautical - Aerospace, Maintenance - Repair - Overhaul, Airport & Cargo ground services, Building & facility maintenance
Mississauga, ON

Aircraft Ground Engineer – YYZ (Toronto Pearson Airport)

KLM Line Maintenance has an opening for one (1) permanent full time position as an Aircraft Ground Engineer based at Toronto's Pearson Airport.

Line Maintenance International organizes worldwide (excl. Schiphol) Line Maintenance activities on behalf of KLM and third parties for about 50 KLM line stations and 50 outsourced stations. For our line station in Toronto, Canada we are looking for:

Ground Engineer EASA Cat. B1

As a Ground Engineer there are five key result areas


  • Carry out the technical handling of an aircraft, within the scheduled ground time and in accordance with the carrier's instructions.

Analyzing defects and complaints

  • Responsible for monitoring different sources of information independently (i.e. AHM, MCC, telex, contact with flight crew, checking logbooks etc) to analyze defects and complaints.

Repair, technical handling and modifications

  • Repair and carry out technical handling or supervise maintenance and repairs of the aircraft.

Administration and accomplishment of tasks

  • Perform all administration related to the technical handling of the carrier, according instructions and procedures by the carrier and as delegated.

Supervision of mechanics

  • Supervise and coach the mechanics in order to perform duties under safe conditions and in a learning environment

The candidates should hold the following qualifications & requirements:

  • REQUIRED: JAR part-66 Cat. B1.1 license issued by EASA
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in a line maintenance environment
  • REQUIRED: Type training and experience on (at least two of) these types: B777, A330, B747-400 and/or B787.
  • He / She must be fluent in English language, written and spoken.
  • Concern for excellence, customer service orientation, drive, integrity, judgment, self confidence, stress tolerance and technical skill & competence.
  • Team player with the ability to maintain customer focused attitude in a demanding and high pressure environment.
  • Willing to work varied shifts and weekends.
  • Candidate must be legally able to work in Canada.

This is a full time permanent position - 40 hours per week.
Candidate must be able to work O/T when operations require it.
Salary range $70,000 to $ 87,000 depending on experience and type licenses.
Benefits: Group insurance plan (medical, dental and vision care) and pension plan.
Work address: Lester B. Pearson Airport, Terminal 3, Toronto (Ontario) L5P 1B2

***Please send copies of your EASA licenses along with your application.

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