Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (National Recruitment)

By | March 15, 2018

Website Jazz Aviation LP

Develop your career with the largest regional airline in Canada!

If you are an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) and value an organization that promotes safety as well as quality work life balance, then the Jazz hangar could be a great place to work for you!  Jazz operates approximately 700 flights every day across Canada and into the United States. We carry 10 million passengers a year on our fleet of Canadian-made Bombardier CRJ, Q400 and Dash 8 aircraft. Jazz truly is Canada’s airline!  We operate more flights to more Canadian destinations than any other carrier and have five locations: Halifax, Toronto, Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver.

For a look behind the scenes of Jazz’s operation, watch our video ‘Beyond Ordinary’ at www.youtube.com/jazzaviationlp 

We are currently accepting resumes for Aircraft Maintenance Engineer positions across Canada. Our opportunities are permanent and full time. We are hiring Licensed and Apprentice AMEs with any level of experience in Mechanics, Avionics, and Structures.

Jazz was named among Canada’s Safest Employers 2017 taking gold in the Transportation category! At Jazz, our safety culture is top of mind every day. Our success is due to all employees taking ownership for safety, without compromise. As an AME at Jazz you could apply to work in our maintenance, repair and overhaul facility in Halifax or join one of our Airline Line Maintenance bases maintaining our Air Canada Express Aircraft in an airworthy condition for our scheduled service.

See video: Canada’s Safest Employers 2017 – Transportation – Jazz Aviation

Key Responsibilities:  

You will:

  • Carry out maintenance duties on Jazz aircraft;
  • Report on issues affecting the serviceability of aircraft;
  • Ensure aircraft are maintained in accordance with our company and Transport Canada regulations;
  • Maintain the shared work area in a neat and tidy condition;
  • Perform duties in accordance with our established policies and procedures while giving primary consideration to personal safety, the safety of co-workers and customers;
  • Other related duties as assigned.

Opportunities:

  • Our Apprentice AMEs are given the opportunity to complete all the tasks required to obtain their AME License.
  • When positions are available, AMEs are given the opportunity to transfer bases if desired.
  • Jazz offers opportunities for career advancement.

Wages:

The positions in our Maintenance Department are unionized positions. Current pay scales are outlined in our collective agreement.

  • Pay scales are extremely competitive and progress every 6 months to 1 year.
  • In addition to experience based progression, our pay scales also provide cost of living increases.
  • AMEs qualify for a Technical Premium which is paid on top of the base wage for every hour worked.

What Jazz can offer you:

  • Profit Sharing
  • Travel Privileges
  • Employee Share Ownership
  • Pension Plan
  • Health & Dental Coverage
  • Short & Long-Term Disability
  • Life Insurance
  • Relocation Assistance may include:
    • Shipment of Tool Box to new base.
    • A one-way flight pass to the new base

Qualifications:  

  • Apprentice AMEs must be a graduate of a Transport Canada approved Aircraft Maintenance Engineer program. We accept apprentices with any level of experience.
  • We are also looking for AMEs who are Licensed in any category; Mechanics, Avionics or Structures

All qualified applicants must apply online at www.flyjazz.ca/careers in order to be considered for this position.

To apply for this job please visit the following URL: http://www.flyjazz.ca/careers →