Avionics AME – Apprentice
City : Yellowknife, NT
Category : Full time Aircraft Maintenance
Industry : Construction
Employer : Ledcor Group
Job Summary:As an Apprentice Avionics AME, you are driven and self-motivated, previously having gained some experience working on large fixed wing aircraft. Under the direction of a qualified AME, you will join our skilled team of aviation professionals at Summit Air, servicing our diverse and growing fleet.
Working with Summit Air, safety is the top priority, and the perks are endless!
Joining our team means:
- Stability in knowing you have long term employment and growth opportunities
- A competitive wage so you can comfortably provide for your family
- Health & Dental Benefits that start the day you do and RRSP matching, so you and your family feel secure in the future
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Apply now to join the dynamic Summit Air team in Yellowknife, NT
- Assist in maintaining aircraft electronic systems and equipment, including communications and navigation equipment
- Assist in inspecting and testing aircraft electrical and avionics related systems
- Assist in diagnosing electrical malfunctions or other related problems in the aircraft as per technical manuals, drawings or blueprints
- Assist in the assembly and/or installation of replacement electronic components as per technical manuals, drawings or blueprints
- Report problems to Engineers so action can be taken to rectify them, maintaining an accurate record of the maintenance history of the aircraft
- Perform various duties including engine runs and aircraft towing, as trained and authorized to do so
- Conduct hangar clean up
- Sheet metal repairs as required
- Aircraft Maintenance Diploma, or relevant training
- Previous experience working with fixed wing aircraft, preferably larger turboprop, or jet engine aircraft
- Must have own basic mechanics toolbox
- Excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills
- Ability to take direction and learn quickly
- Proven observational, decision-making and time management skills
- Mechanically inclined, ability to work with your hands
- Computer knowledge
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- Ability to work effectively as part of a team, as well as work independently
- Rotating shift schedule including nights & dayshift
- Must be fully vaccinated and provide valid COVID-19 vaccination record
Summit Air, a member of the Ledcor Group of Companies, has been delivering remote aviation solutions to our customers for over 20 years. We have one of the largest and most diverse fleets in the industry. From moving cargo, to transferring passengers, to recreational flights for adventurers seeking to discover the North, we are a one-stop solution when it comes to safe and reliable aviation support. Learn more at www.flysummitair.com
But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!
At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.
Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.
Adjustments will be provided in all parts of our hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance by submitting a request via email. For more information about Ledcor’s Inclusion and Diversity initiatives, please visit our I&D page.