|Avmax Group Inc. is looking for an Avionics/Electrical Engineer-AP (YYC or YVR) for its Engineering division.
Reporting to the Director of Engineering, the Avionics/Electrical Engineer will be an integral member of the Avmax Engineering team working on a wide variety projects for both internal and external customers. The ideal candidate will meet the education and experience requirements to be eligible for nomination as an Authorized Person (AP) under our Transport Canada Design Approval Organization (DAO).
Duties & Responsibilities:
•Responsible for certification of avionics/electrical equipment and systems in Part 23/25/27/29 aircraft.
•Make findings of compliance against avionics/electrical certification standards within the Transport Canada scope of delegation.
•Prepare, check and approve system architecture and wiring diagrams for all elements of integrating the avionics/electrical systems.
•Prepare, check and approve ground and flight test reports.
•Prepare, check and approve the system engineering analysis and substantiation reports including FHA and SSA.
•Prepare, check and approve Flight Manual and Maintenance Manual Supplements.
•Conduct Engineering Conformity Inspections.
•Witness ground and flight certification tests.
•Ensure all design and administrative paperwork related to project certification is maintained in accordance with the company DAPM and Engineering Procedures Manual.
•Liaise with Transport Canada and/or foreign CAA staff as required.
•Liaise with customers and suppliers as the technical contact when required.
•Support other departments such as MRO, Avionics, Sales, and Customer Support.
•Mentor junior design/engineering staff to assist their knowledge and skills growth.
•Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time by the Director of Engineering or Chief Authorized Person.
•Currently, or within the previous 12 months, hold a Transport Canada airworthiness delegation (AP within another company or DAR) and be eligible to be delegated as an avionics/electrical Authorized Person within the Avmax DAO.
•Bachelor's degree in aerospace or electrical engineering (other qualifications may be accepted).
•Advanced job related degrees an asset.
•P. Eng or equivalent in a related engineering field preferred.
•Possess a strong knowledge of aircraft certification procedures.
•Possess a strong knowledge of avionics and electrical systems.
•Familiar with FAR Part 23 & 25 aircraft. Part 27 and 29 helicopters is an asset.
•Must be computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Office suite. CAD software (AutoCAD preferred) is an asset.
•Be able to travel when necessary.
•Must be able to effectively communicate in English (both written and verbal) and work well in a team environment.
•Minimum 1 year experience as a Transport Canada delegated person preferred.
•Minimum 7 years aircraft certification experience with responsibilities covering the design and certification avionics/electrical modifications.
•Minimum 7-10 years aviation experience, preference given to those with recent experience with Part 25 aircraft.
•Demonstrated capability and competency in field of expertise.
Applicants should apply online at: http://www.avmax.com
Avmax Group offers a competitive compensation package including an optimal benefits plan and pension plan.
Avmax Group Inc. is dedicated to, and prides itself on being an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate and welcome the diversity of all of our employees. Avmax Group Inc. has specific policies in place to prevent discrimination in our hiring practices on the basis of the protected grounds dictated by Canadian legislation. We therefore encourage applications from qualified Aboriginal Canadians, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and women.
In order to be in compliance with the law, employees must be legally eligible to work in Canada.