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aircraft structural technician

Source: Job Bank


Petawawa, ON


$80,000.00 to $93,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 3 years to less than 5 years

Work setting

  • In shop


  • Inspect structural and mechanical systems of aircraft and ensure that these systems meet Transport Canada and company standards of performance and safety
  • Troubleshoot aircraft structural, mechanical or hydraulic systems to identify problems and adjust and repair systems according to specifications, technical drawings, manuals and established procedures
  • Inspect work of aircraft mechanics performing maintenance, repair and overhaul to ensure adherence to standards and procedures
  • Repair and overhaul aircraft structural, mechanical or hydraulic systems
  • Install or modify aircraft engines and mechanical, hydraulic, flight control, fuel and pneumatic systems
  • Maintain detailed repair, inspection and certification records and reports
  • Dismantle airframes, aircraft engines or other aircraft systems for repair, overhaul and cleaning, and reassemble
  • Inspect work of aircraft mechanics performing modification of aircraft and aircraft mechanical systems to ensure adherence to standards and procedures
  • Perform and document routine maintenance
  • Order and maintain inventory of parts and supplies
  • Interpret blueprints/specifications/standards and written technical instructions

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • AME «S» Licence - Structures
  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer's Licence (AME) - E

Structural repair experience - aircraft

  • Aircraft structures - general
  • Aircraft sheet metal structures
  • Aircraft composite structures

Type of industry experience

  • Aircraft manufacturing
  • Commercial air carrier
  • Corporate aviation
  • General aviation
  • Military aviation

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Secret clearance

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have the above-indicated required certifications?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

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