AME (aircraft maintenance engineer) (except avionics)

Job requirements Languages English Education Other trades certificate or diploma Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) AME M Licence – Aircraft; AME S Licence – Structures; Aircraft Maintenance Engineer's Licence (AME) – E Experience 3 years to less than 5 years Type of Industry Experience Military aviation; General aviation Security and Safety Criminal record check Own Tools/Equipment Tools Work Site Environment Noisy Transportation/Travel Information Own transportation Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Handling heavy loads; Physically demanding; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Standing for extended periods; Bending, crouching, kneeling Mechanical Maintenance and Repair Specialization Aircraft maintenance – general Structural Repair Experience – Aircraft Aircraft structures – general Personal Suitability Initiative; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability Aircraft Mechanic Specific Skills Interpret blueprints/specifications/standards and written technical instructions; Troubleshoot aircraft structural, mechanical or hydraulic systems to identify problems and adjust and repair systems according to specifications, technical drawings, manuals and established procedures; Repair and overhaul aircraft structural, mechanical or hydraulic systems; Install or modify aircraft engines and mechanical, hydraulic, flight control, fuel and pneumatic systems; Dismantle airframes, aircraft engines or other aircraft systems for repair, overhaul and cleaning, and reassemble; Perform and document routine maintenance; Order and maintain inventory of parts and supplies Aircraft Inspector Specific Skills Inspect structural and mechanical systems of aircraft and ensure that these systems meet Transport Canada and company standards of performance and safety; Inspect work of aircraft mechanics performing maintenance, repair and overhaul to ensure adherence to standards and procedures; Inspect work of aircraft mechanics performing modification of aircraft and aircraft mechanical systems to ensure adherence to standards and procedures; Maintain detailed repair, inspection and certification records and reports