• [ppm:alt id=1894]

    Headquartered in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, GSH and its group of companies is one of the largest helicopter operators in Canada.

  • Discovery Mining Services is a mining service and expediting company serving the needs of companies operating throughout Canada.

  • Air Tindi

    Air Tindi operates a diversified fleet of fixed-wing aircraft and offers air ambulance, tourism, cargo transport, charter flying and scheduled service across Canada’s north.

  • Al.jpg

    Discovery Air Defence Services is the prime supplier of Airborne Training services to the Canadian Army, Navy and Air Force.

  • TSX

    Discovery Air Inc.’s Class A common voting shares and unsecured debentures trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbols DA.A and DA.DB.A, respectively).

  • DATS white logo.jpg

    Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS) is a Transport Canada Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO 23-10)  with a wide range of capabilities. We are authorized to perform maintenance and modifications on all U.S. registered aircraft as listed in the U.S./Canada bilateral agreement (Ref. CFR 43.17) and under EASA 145 (European Aviation Safety Agency). 

Transportation Coordinator

Location: Pointe-Claire, QC

Discovery Air Defence Services (DADS) is in search of a Transportation Coordinator who will play an integral role in our Supply Chain department.  They will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the movement of Aircraft Parts and related equipment.


  • Coordinate the movement of Aircraft Parts and related equipment (Air & Ground)
  • Request quotes from carriers
  • Produce commercial invoices for shipments to US and Overseas
  • Monitor arrival and delivery of shipments
  • Handle customs issues and/or delays
  • Monitor transportation invoicing and prices
  • Inform of any transportation related issues, damaged shipments, delays, high costs
  • Other transportation and logistics tasks as assigned

As an employee, you will have the following responsibilities in order to comply with the company's Occupational Health and Safety program:

  • to work in compliance with OH&S acts and regulations
  • to use personal protective equipment and clothing as directed by the employer
  • to report workplace hazards and dangers
  • to work in a manner as required by the employer and use the prescribed safety equipment


  • 1-2 years of work experience and / or education in Transportation and Logistics
  • Experience in the aerospace industry, preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Positive, professional attitude and the ability to take initiative
  • Strong sense of urgency and ability to function in a fast paced environment
  • Knowledge of AMS and/or SharePoint, an asset
  • Dangerous Goods training, an asset
  • Advanced computer skills and proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong organizational skills including attention to detail and meeting deadlines
  • Strong problem solving skills and solutions oriented
  • Able and willing to occasionally work outside of standard office hours
  • Must be able and willing to obtain “Secret” security clearance from the Canadian Government

Discovery Air Defence Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We value diversity and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Apply for the position

Please click here to fill out a form in confidence to be considered for the position.

Other Current Positions 

  • career dev.JPG

    Every year, residents of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut pursuing an aviation-related career in the North can each receive one of 16 $5,000 scholarships from a fund sponsored by the NWT Department of Transportation, Nunavut Department of Economic Development and Transportation, Discovery Air, Keewatin Air, North-Wright Airways, and First Air. The scholarships are offered to full-time residents of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut (two year minimum residency - a combination of continuous residency in both territories would be accepted to meet the residency requirement) pursuing full-time aviation-related studies. The studies can be related to airline or airport operations or management, aircraft maintenance, and pilot training.

    If you would like to concentrate on flying aircraft while knowing you are in the safest hands around, our team of maintainers will take care of all aspects of managing your fleet.

  • Discovery Air Fire Services operates with four divisions

    fire services logo.JPG

    Discovery Air Fire Services has been active in the aviation industry for over 60 years and is organized into four operating divisions; Fire, Charter, Imagery and Training.

    Read More

    Discovery Air is committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in aviation industry. By joining Discovery Air you will have the opportunity to participate in a unique and dynamic environment focused on growth, entrepreneurship, innovation and teamwork.

  • Northlinx-Photo.jpg

    The Northlinx Network brings together many of the GSH Aboriginal Joint-Venture Partnerships allowing all participants to benefit from pan-territorial mega-projects requiring helicopter services in the North. Presently there are twelve partnerships operating in this profitable model around the NWT and Nunavut. On top of that, Air Tindi has an additional four Aboriginal partnerships and Discovery Mining Services has two.

    ATL Sabina 30 March 2011.jpg

    We are committed to providing our customers with specialty aviation solutions whenever and wherever they are required. Our pilots, maintainers, logisticians and administrators operate with precision and pride in some of the most challenging environments in the world.

  • dats.JPG

    Discovery Air is committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in aviation industry. By joining Discovery Air you will have the opportunity to participate in a unique and dynamic environment focused on growth, entrepreneurship, innovation and teamwork.

    Discovery Air Academy

    Discovery Aviation Academy is a flight school based in Sudbury, Ontario that offers many different types of pilot flight training to meet the needs of all aspiring aviators.