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Air Spray Ltd.
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Air Spray (1967) Ltd. is an aerial fire suppression company who is proud to have been protecting our forests and communities from wildfires for over 50 years. We operate within a 100,000 square foot hangar at the Red Deer Airport, and operate year-round. Our facility is equipped to perform the required maintenance, repairs and avionics for the fleet of aircraft which we own and operate throughout the fire season. In addition, we operate a facility in Chico California servicing our US fleet. Our service excellence is one of the many reasons that we are continually relied upon to protect the environment from the dangers of wildfires.

We are actively recruiting for a full-time, in-house:


As an authorized Design Approval Organization, we are seeking a candidate who is qualified to apply to become our DAO Manager, or a candidate who is currently working toward the qualification. This position is full-time, in house and responsible for interpreting specifications, requirements, company standards and Transport Canada regulations.

• Oversee design changes such as airframe modifications, avionics installations, antenna installations, and various interior modifications
• Prepare all of the necessary documents; such as specifications, drawings, functional tests and reports
• Work in collaboration with internal and external personnel on significant technical matters.
• Perform miscellaneous duties as required

• A degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent experience)
• A working knowledge of Transport Canada regulations
• Experience on Transport Canada CAR 521 design approval projects
• Existing AWM 505 delegation with Transport Canada or strong potential for achieving delegation
• Strong AUTOCAD or SOLIDWORKS design capability
• Experience in aircraft modifications, heavy maintenance and/or completions, required
• Knowledge of aircraft structures and interiors, as well as with aircraft modification / repair
• An extensive expertise in problem solving and have a working knowledge of other disciplines
• The ability to develop technical solutions to complex problems that require the use of ingenuity and creativity
• The ability to interact with other engineers, shop personnel, and others in a collaborative manner
• Must be capable of complete design documentation and assistance in certification efforts, as required
• Experience with the Air Spray line of aircraft (L188 Electra, BAE 146-200, Twin Commander, Air Tractor etc.) is an asset

Air Spray provides excellent wages and benefit packages and exceptional opportunity for advancement.
Please submit your resume to We thank all who apply; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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