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Organization:    Ministry of Natural Resources
Division:    Aviation, Forest Fire and Emergency Services
City:    Dryden
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    TEN18-A5P - Engineering & Surv Supp TM-18-A5P
Salary:    $75,150.00 - $90,300.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    65852
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Are you an energetic and innovative individual with strong leadership qualities and a broad knowledge of the aviation industry? If so, consider this challenging and rewarding career with the Aviation, Forest Fire and Emergency Services.


AMENDMENT: The closing date to apply to this competition has been extended.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
• manage lead, plan and organize day-to-day aircraft maintenance activities
• supervise air maintenance engineers
• maintain a diverse fleet of aircraft in airworthy condition
• provide technical leadership of the helicopter program, monitoring and evaluation of maintenance operations

How do I qualify?

• possession of a valid Transport Canada aircraft maintenance license
• possession of a valid restricted radio operator's certificate - aeronautical
• valid driver's licence to travel to remote areas

Technical knowledge and skills:
• knowledge and understanding of Transport Canada Federal Canadian Aviation Regulations and industry manuals, (e.g. Ministry Maintenance Policy and Control Manual)
• thorough knowledge of proper function, repair and diagnosing defects in engines and a variety of systems, (e.g. hydraulic/propulsion systems)
• ability to work with a computerized maintenance system
• sound knowledge of precision and hand tools and sophisticated technical and diagnostic test equipment

Communication and organizational skills:
• ability to interact with staff, clients and industry partners
• ability to create reports and human resource related documentation
• ability to organize the day-to-day aircraft maintenance activities and organize/maintain technical records
• demonstrated skills to organize work, set priorities and monitor progress

Judgement and problem-solving skills:
• ability to interpret and analyze drawings, directives and manuals
• ability to interpret and apply manufacturers and regulatory instructions and to provide technical direction to staff

Supervisory and leadership skills
• demonstrated ability to supervise and provide direction to air maintenance engineers throughout the region
• ability to conduct human resource tasks such as complete performance appraisals
• ability to manage, lead, plan and organize the day-to-day aircraft maintenance activities

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 95 Ghost Lake Rd, Dryden, North Region
Compensation Group:   Management Compensation Plan
Schedule:   6
Category:   Management and General
Posted on:   Monday, June 2, 2014
  • N-NR-65852/14
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Monday, June 30, 2014 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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