Job Title:

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer


Central Mountain Air Ltd.


Calgary, AB / Vancouver and Smithers, BC , Multiple Canadian Locations

Closing Date:

September 27, 2023

NOC 72404

Business Address: PO Box 998, Smithers, B.C. V0J 2N0

Vacancy: Ten (10)


Central Mountain Air is a Western Canadian privately owned and operated company operating in the aviation industry. We are a local business established in 1987 with the purpose of connecting communities throughout British Columbia and Alberta by offering scheduled and charter flights. Central Mountain Air has been servicing 10 communities in British Columbia and Alberta for over 35 years, not only through the provision of charter and scheduled services, but also by being an interline partner to Air Canada and Westjet and offering cargo services.

Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AMEs) are responsible for the safe repair and maintenance of Central Mountain Air’s aircraft.

Job Duties

  • Conduct planned and unplanned maintenance procedures on our fleet of aircraft in accordance with the Canadian Aviation Regulations and company procedures.
  • Perform and document inspection of engines, structural, mechanical, and hydraulic systems.
  • Troubleshoot structural, mechanical, hydraulic and engines to identify and repair defects.
  • Interpret technical drawings, blueprints, manuals, instructions, etc.
  • Inspect, service and maintain spare parts inventory.
  • Complete all maintenance related paperwork fully and accurately.
  • Assist with the general maintenance and servicing of hangar equipment and facilities.
  • Maintain an organized, clean and safe work environment.
  • Other duties as assigned and consistent with the role.


Terms of Employment:

Permanent and full-time (80 hours every two weeks), 8-10 hour shifts, working 5 days per week or 4 days on and 4 days off; willing to work irregular hours to include evenings, weekends and holidays.

Language of Work: English

Wage: $40.00 per hour.

Benefits package offered (if applicable):

  • Group retirement RRSP contribution matching program.
  • Full health benefits package consisting of extended health, dental, vision, short-term disability, long-term disability, life insurance and travel emergency medical insurance.
  • Corporate rates with Good Life Fitness.
  • Competitive sick and personal leave benefits.
  • Training Assistance Program
  • Milestone Recognition Program and
  • Employee recognition programs
  • Opportunities for career development, growth, and promotions
  • Inclusive team atmosphere
  • Travel Benefits
    • Excellent travel perks within the Central Mountain Air network for employees, their eligible family members, and their buddies.
    • Travel perks for retirees and their eligible spouses.
    • Standby travel for employees and their eligible family members on other airlines around the world.
    • Additionally, employees are eligible for discounts with various hotels and agencies that offer cruises and all-inclusive holidays.
    • Free cargo shipping for employees on CMA flights.

Location(s) of Work (local area, city or town):

  • Smithers, British Columbia
  • Vancouver, British Columbia and
  • Calgary, Alberta

Skills Requirements:

Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma
  • Transport Canada Certified Aircraft Mechanic Engineer (AME) License M1 or M2.

Work Experience Requirements:

The following are required: good communication and interpersonal skills, ability to obtain and retain Restricted Area Identification Card (RAIC) and ability to repeatedly lift 50 lbs.

Prior experience in similar work environments is an asset.

Are you authorized to work in Canada? Only apply to this job if you are a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident or have a valid Canadian Work Permit or Study Permit. Kindly indicate your type of work authorization in Canada if you are not a Canadian citizen or permanent resident. We will not respond to your application if you are not authorized to work in Canada.


If you have the skills and experience required for this position, please forward your resume to:


Posted 2023-07-04

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