Job Title:

Aircraft Maintenance Engineers


Legacy Bowes


Portage La Prairie , MB

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KF Aerospace is seeking Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (Mechanical) to join their team of dedicated and experienced professionals

KF Aerospace is proud to deliver innovative aircraft services for corporate, commercial and military customers worldwide. Launched in 1970, KF has grown to specialize in a wide range of aviation services including maintenance and modifications, cargo operations, military pilot training and aircraft leasing. At the facility in Southport Manitoba, KF Aerospace supports the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) by providing state-of-the-art Pilot training.

The Southport facility supports Grob G120A and C-90 King Air aircraft. Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (Mechanical) perform line and heavy maintenance and repairs. They are expected to demonstrate a high level of technical proficiency and safety in performing assigned tasks.


  • Identify, obtain, use, and test appropriate tools for the jobs required
  • Complete daily inspections
  • Operate all ground equipment
  • Remove and install flight controls, engine components, propellers, landing gear, and tires
  • Functional operation of the aircraft and ability to perform run-ups
  • Perform rigging of engine and flight controls
  • Perform non-critical systems checks (i.e. oxygen, fuel)
  • Use trouble-shooting skills and information from customers to identify and locate problems
  • Apply a thorough understanding of systems: air-conditioning, hydraulics, engines, flight controls, landing gear, avionics, electrical generation, oxygen, fuel and pneumatics
  • Able to locate and correctly read applicable wiring and follow Standard Wiring Practices
  • Ensure all aircraft maintenance is carried out in compliance with the Canadian Aviation Regulations Transport Canada rules and regulations, type specific manuals, and the KF Aerospace Policy and Procedures Manual so that continuing airworthiness of the aircraft is maintained


  • Valid Transport Canada AME –M1 License
  • Ability and willingness to attain type endorsement
  • Valid passport (or ability to attain) and driver’s license
  • Ability to travel
  • Grade 12 education or higher
  • Ability to work rotational shifts
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Works and Government Services Enhanced Reliability Clearance
  • Positive attitude and strong work ethic
  • Physically fit and able to pass pre-employment medical exam
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Able to work effectively independently and as part of a team
  • Basic computer skills and wiliness to learn


If you believe you can make a strong contribution as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, submit your resume in confidence to Teri Berry, Senior Consultant, at quoting #223802

Quote Job Reference: 233802

Posted 2023-03-11

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