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Encore Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Calgary

#1 Post by WJRec » Wed Dec 06, 2017 8:06 am

Position: Aircraft Maintenance Engineer
Company Name: WestJet Encore
City: Calgary
Province/Territory or State: Alberta
Country: Canada
Web Address: www.westjet.com
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Aircraft Types: Q400

Job Description:

Encore Aircraft Maintenance Engineer – YYC

Responsibilities:
· Exercise the privileges of the Aircraft Certification Authority in accordance with this manual (if authorized)
· Understand and comply with the regulatory requirements and the requirements of the Company manuals
· Accurate completion of all paperwork in accordance with published procedures, manuals and documentation
· Provide supervision, mentorship, instruction and guidance for non-ACA Technicians and/or Apprentice Engineers working on shift at their facility
· Care and custody of tooling and publications associated with the maintenance function
· Accomplish all work tasks assigned
· After termination of the last flight or releasing the aircraft to service, ensure all paperwork required for Technical Dispatch is sent to the Maintenance Control Department in a timely manner
· Communicate any safety, performance or operational concerns to the applicable management personnel and work together to rectify in a timely manner
· Perform Stores duties if the Stores personnel are unavailable
· Perform other duties and assignments as requested by the Director, Maintenance

Qualifications:
· Possession of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering License (M2 or E as required by the position)
· Proven technical aptitude with a minimum 2 years’ experience (Q400 or equivalent type of aircraft) required
· Must have experience on the aircraft that they are required to sign a maintenance release (if authorized).
· Must hold a Radio License Industry Canada (Aeronautical) Certificate within six (6) months from accepting the position (as required by duties)
· Endorsement on large Transport aircraft – Q400 considered a strong asset
· Licensed Avionics Technician to be considered
· Broad range of experience including electrical, navigation, and flight controls is required
· Ability to lift up to 50 pounds, as well as, climb, kneel, and crawl frequently in tight spaces
· Must be medically fit to wear all safety equipment including (but not limited to) respirator apparatus
· Must be able to obtain an Airport Restricted Area Pass issued by Transport Canada and AVOP (requires current valid driver’s license)
· Must be able to hold a valid Driver's Airside Licence
· Flexibility to work shift work and overtime
· Must be able to pass a criminal background check
· An ability to meet all conditions of employment:
o Restricted Area Pass issued by Transport Canada
o Ability to obtain an AVOP
o Post offer employment test to test physical ability and fit for position
o A criminal background check
o As per our Alcohol and Drug Policy all offers of employment are conditional on passing a pre-employment alcohol and drug screening test

Desired personal skills:
· Exercise privileges of Aircraft Certification Authority in respect to WestJet & WestJet Encore aircraft
· A positive and passionate personality, with the natural ability to effectively communicate with others
· Strong troubleshooting and time management skills
· The ability to make safe / sound decisions, while following documented polices / procedures
· A mature approach to work by taking ownership and responsibility if stressful situations should arise
· Excellent ability to multitask & handle changing priorities under extreme pressure
· Excellent communication and organizational skills
· Strong computer skills using various Maintenance programs and Microsoft Office Applications
· The ability to recognize one’s mistakes and learn from them
· A commitment to teamwork and working in a safety oriented atmosphere


Closing Date: 1/7/2018
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