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Aircraft Maintenance Technician

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Job Description

Aircraft Technician

CAE is a high-technology company, at the leading edge of digital immersion, providing solutions to make the world a safer place. Backed by a record of more than 75 years of industry firsts, we continue to reimagine the customer experience and revolutionize training and operational support solutions in civil aviation, defence and security, and healthcare. We are the partner of choice to customers worldwide who operate in complex, high-stakes and largely regulated environments, where successful outcomes are critical. As a testament to our customers’ ongoing needs for our solutions, over 60 percent of CAE’s revenue is recurring in nature. We have the broadest global presence in our industry, with approximately 13,000 employees, 180 sites and training locations in over 35 countries.


The Aircraft Technician is responsible for conducting all servicing and maintenance tasks.

  • In your role, you will:
  • Inspects, maintains, repairs, and tests aircraft systems
  • Remove and replace line replaceable units and components
  • Specialty work in maintenance shops as required
  • Interpret technical publications and diagrams
  • Maintain tools and equipment required to perform primary duties
  • Order aircraft spare parts and materials
  • Conduct flight line servicing operations
  • Debrief Team Lead as required
  • Carry out workplace inspections and clean ups
  • Fill position of Desk Controller


  • Transport Canada approved Aircraft Maintenance Engineering Diploma (or equivalence – Canadian Forces AVN Technician)
  • Possession of Aircraft Maintenance Engineering license M2 or (M1/ M2 combined)


  • No less than 4 years of aircraft related experience
  • Minimum 3 years 1st and 2nd line maintenance activities
  • Experience in life cycle support activities an asset

Candidate Must:

  • Have proven experience as a team player
  • Have good oral and written communication skills
  • Be able to work shifts; some travel required
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Have knowledge of aerospace design and maintenance practices
  • Must be able to obtain a Reliability security clearance from the Government of Canada
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada, either as a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or valid Work Permit

Candidate must successfully pass a security evaluation per the requirements of the Controlled Goods Directorate of Canada and to CAE being able to obtain all necessary re-transfer authorization in compliance with US ITAR regulations.

Equal Employment Opportunity

CAE is firmly committed to ensuring a positive and professional working environment in which all people are treated with dignity and respect. We aim to provide a fair and consistent method for filling job openings in support of equality of opportunity and cultural diversity within the company.

CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

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CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.

As captured in our overarching value “One CAE”, we’re proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.

At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity or age.

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