Certified Maintenance Engineer Job in Comox for PAL Airlines | Jobs.ca

Certified Maintenance Engineer

June 24 2022
Industries Airspace, Aviation, National Defence , Tourism, Passengers transportation
Categories Aerospace, Aviation, Airport, Engineering, Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul, Maintenance, Service, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Comox, BC

PAL Aerospace is a proud partner of Airbus Defence & Space for the Government of Canada’s Fixed Wing Search and Rescue aircraft replacement (FWSAR) program. PAL Aerospace is responsible for In FWSAR Service Support (ISS) ranging from working alongside DND at 1st line to performing at Depot level the maintenance not undertaken by Royal Canadian Air Force Squadrons. PAL’s Depot level work also includes the embodiment of aircraft modifications and the conduct of Special Inspections.

This significant and exciting project will pave the way for innovation and opportunity within PAL Aerospace, while growing our operations. In an effort to expand our current team, PAL Aerospace is currently looking for Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (Maintenance) - Licensed located in Comox, BC.


  • Operational support 1st line of CC295 aircraft maintenance and servicing;
  • Research of OEM aircraft & component maintenance manuals;
  • Support to continuous improvement of all CFO working practices and support equipment;
  • Support to CFO Quality and safety practices;
  • Assistance with aircraft and Ground Support Equipment movement;
  • Support to aircraft & hangar husbandry;
  • Accurate and timely completion of aircraft maintenance records;
  • Support logistics team with aircraft part data provision for unserviceable parts return;
  • Support to RCAF deployment when required;
  • Support to identification of operational issues to wider FWSAR team;
  • Support to Daily operational briefings as required;
  • Other CFO/FWSAR duties as required.


  • Must have a Transport Canada approved Aircraft Maintenance Course completed or have equivalent experience through a program such as the International Correspondence School;
  • Must possess M2 Aircraft Maintenance License or equivalent rating as per the TAM;
  • Experience using an Electronic Record Keeping System (ERKS);
  • Capable of successfully completing the PAL FWSAR on-boarding training (to be provided);
  • Capable of successfully completing the DND DRMIS training (to be provided);
  • Must possess strong interpersonal, organization and communication skills;
  • The ability to work both independently and in a team environment, including deployment with RCAF Squadron when required;
  • Strong trouble shooting skills;
  • Capable of successfully obtaining Level II – Secret clearance and ITAR / CCG clearance.
  • Must be willing to travel internationally for type-specific training.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary with an excellent health benefits package
  • Defined contribution pension plan
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Travel privileges
  • Opportunity for growth

PAL Aerospace is committed to fostering an inclusive work environment that celebrates and encourages diversity, equity, and inclusion whereby individuals are recognized, supported, and respected. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you.

Apply now!