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Job Details

Mechanical Systems Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)

Employer

WMK Holdings

Date Posted

October 14, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Fort McMurray, AB
  • Earnings $65,000.00 to $100,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 2080 hours per year
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 13, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

WMK Holdings

Languages

English

Education

  • Registered Apprenticeship certificate
  • or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

AME «M» Licence - Aircraft

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Type of Industry Experience

  • Training organizations
  • Repair and overhaul facility
  • General aviation
  • Commercial air carrier

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Confined spaces
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Work Location Information

  • In shop
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization

  • Turbine engines
  • Piston engines
  • Aircraft maintenance - general
  • Propulsion - propellers

Structural Repair Experience - Aircraft

  • Aircraft sheet metal structures
  • Aircraft structures - general

Aircraft Experience

  • Large piston airplanes
  • Small piston airplane
  • Small turboprops

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative
  • Flexibility
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

Aircraft Mechanic Specific Skills

  • Interpret blueprints/specifications/standards and written technical instructions
  • Troubleshoot aircraft structural, mechanical or hydraulic systems to identify problems and adjust and repair systems according to specifications, technical drawings, manuals and established procedures
  • Repair and overhaul aircraft structural, mechanical or hydraulic systems
  • Install or modify aircraft engines and mechanical, hydraulic, flight control, fuel and pneumatic systems
  • Dismantle airframes, aircraft engines or other aircraft systems for repair, overhaul and cleaning, and reassemble
  • Perform and document routine maintenance
  • Order and maintain inventory of parts and supplies

Aircraft Inspector Specific Skills

  • Inspect structural and mechanical systems of aircraft and ensure that these systems meet Transport Canada and company standards of performance and safety
  • Inspect work of aircraft mechanics performing maintenance, repair and overhaul to ensure adherence to standards and procedures
  • Inspect work of aircraft mechanics performing modification of aircraft and aircraft mechanical systems to ensure adherence to standards and procedures
  • Maintain detailed repair, inspection and certification records and reports

Benefits

  • Disability Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Nov 13, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Mechanical Systems Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Aircraft Mechanics
OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to reassemble, adjust and test engine operations to conform with specifications

INNOVATIVE

Interest in analyzing information to troubleshoot aircraft structural, mechanical and hydraulic systems to identify problems, and to adjust and repair systems according to specifications, technical drawings, manuals and established procedures

METHODICAL

Interest in installing and modifying aircraft engines, mechanical, hydraulic, flight control, fuel and pneumatic systems; in performing and documenting routine maintenance; and in ordering and maintaining inventory of parts and supplies

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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