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Headquartered in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Great Slave Helicopters 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 operates a diversified fleet of fixed-wing aircraft and offers air ambulance, tourism, cargo transport, charter flying and scheduled service across Canada’s north.
Discovery Air Defence Services is the prime supplier of Airborne Training services to the Canadian Army, Navy and Air Force.
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).
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).
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Avionics
Location: Quebec City
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Aircraft Certification Authorities (ACA) perform aircraft inspection tasks and ensure that the work carried out by other technicians is performed in accordance with the requirements set forth by the Company, Regulatory Authorities and the Customers General Maintenance Manual.
Inspection of airframes, engines, operating equipment, components, parts, etc., in accordance with the work packages and task cards;
Inspection (“buy back”) of airframes, engines, operating equipment, components, parts, etc., in all stages of repairs to ensure that the repairs / work performed is in accordance with standards and specifications designated on approved documentation, drawings, manuals, etc.;
Document discrepancies in accordance with DATS Policies & Procedures and Customer’s General Maintenance Manual;
Determine the proper corrective actions required to rectify discrepancies;
Ensure that all work is performed to DATS quality standards, policies & procedures and Regulatory Authority requirements (TC, FAA, etc.);
Ensure that Aircraft documentation is completed in accordance with the Companies Standards and operators requirements;
Ensure personnel are following instructions and performing tasks in accordance with company’s policies & procedures.
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following skills and qualifications:
Experience in avionics, repairs and installation;
Great attitude, strong technical knowledge;
3-5 years’ experience in the aviation industry (civil or military);
Valid Transport Canada “E” licence;
Able to obtain a security clearance.
Apply for the position
Interested parties are invited to submit in a cover letter and resume to:
Conseillère ressources humaines/ Human Resources Advisor
Tel: 418-800-1325 p. 405
Both Great Slave Helicopters and Air Tindi are co-sponsors of the Government of the Northwest Territories Aviation Bursary Program that provides eight $5,000 scholarships to young Northerners looking to pursue a career in aviation within the NWT industry each year.
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.
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Discovery Air International was established to expand Discovery Air’s range of specialty aviation services domestically and internationally and will focus initially on executive charter, medevac and repatriation services out of Western Canada with its primary base and main operations based out of Calgary, Alberta.
The Northlinx Network brings together many of the Great Slave Helicopters 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.
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.
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 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.