$35.00 - $41.37/Hourly
Full Time, Permanent
As soon as possible
Aircraft Mechanics and Aircraft Inspectors (7315)
NOC Job Title:
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME), Mechanical Systems
Expires in 83 days
3611 Jericho Rd
Richmond, British Columbia
V7B 1M3, Canada
We have exciting opportunities for full-time permanent Mechanical AME's (NOC Code 7315) in Richmond, BC.
Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (Mechanical) perform heavy maintenance, repairs, and modifications and are expected to be able to demonstrate a high level of technical proficiency and perform the following functions:
- Display thorough working knowledge of aircraft systems on multiple aircraft including: Air conditioning, hydraulics, engines, flight controls, landing gear, avionics, electrical generation, oxygen, fuel, pneumatics • Receive and depart aircraft • Familiarity with the functional operation of the aircraft and perform run ups from right seat • Perform independent critical and non-critical systems checks • Inspection of aircraft in accordance with service bulletins, airworthiness directives and aircraft manuals • Inspection and assessment of aircraft components and airframe including engines, landing gear, flight controls, hydraulic systems, and pneumatic systems to locate defects or other problems • Read and interpret maintenance manuals, service bulletins, and other specifications to determine the method of repairing or replacing malfunctioning or damaged components • Maintain engines and components • Maintain aircraft systems and components • Ability to measure cable tension and adjust control cables • Measure parts for wear • Assemble and install electrical, plumbing, mechanical, hydraulic, and structural components
Documentation • Ensures appropriate documentation is completed accurately and submitted for ACA approval • Sources required technical information in maintenance manuals • Ability to complete ERP processes and procedures correctly
Safety Applying safe work practices in all job duties, including: • Wearing all appropriate PPE (personal protective equipment) • Understanding and applying Health & Safety Policies/SMS • Certification & Experience Required • Transport Canada Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical) License and minimum 1-year experience performing maintenance and/or modifications on commercial aircraft, including large Boeing Aircraft; or • Equivalent license from foreign country (would be considered unlicensed in Canada) and minimum 5 years of experience performing maintenance and/or modifications on commercial aircraft, including large Boeing Aircraft; or • Minimum of 7 years’ experience performing maintenance and/or modifications on commercial aircraft, including large Boeing Aircraft. • Experience working on Convair 580 aircraft required. Endorsement preferred.
Skills • Demonstrated attention to detail • Ability to learn and understand KF organizational systems • Good oral and written communication skills • Able to effectively train apprentices • Willing to pursue additional company training as required
Hours of work:
Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position • Flexibility to work any type of shift
Language of work:
Work is conducted in English
Transport Canada Licensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineers earn an hourly wage between $31.00 and $37.37 with room to grow into Senior and Shift Lead roles. Unlicensed experienced Aircraft Maintenance Engineers earn an hourly wage of $32.00 based on experience and/or certification obtained outside of Canada.
There is a $4/hr base premium for employees working at our YVR base.
KF will support Unlicensed Aircraft Maintenance Engineers to achieve Transport Canada licensing.
See attached Job Description for full details
How to Apply
May 09, 2020