Maintenance Repair Operations

Mechanic Helper – (CAT 30)

Last updated: 16 hours ago
Expires: 16 hours ago
Job Role:
Maintenance Repair Operations
Type:
Not specified
Aircraft type:
None
Location:
Canada

Job description

Description

Are you passionate about reaching new heights, teamwork and making a meaningful contribution? Do you picture yourself as a valued member of an industry-leading organization?  If you answered yes to these questions, Air Canada is seeking enthusiastic individuals to join the diverse and vibrant team working together to lead the growth and expansion of Canada’s flag carrier.

Air Canada is presently looking for dynamic individuals to fill positions as Ground Support Equipment (GSE) Mechanic Helpers. 
GSE mechanic helper should have the following skill sets:

  • Candidates must be familiar with procedures and equipment used by tradesmen and should have the ability to perform general maintenance work that requires basic manual skill.
  • Work alone or assist mechanics as required in installation or maintenance of GSE equipment.
  • Be able to perform heavy physical work in an indoor and outdoor environment.
  • Individuals need to be "team players" with excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to maintain a customer focused attitude in a demanding, high stress environment.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma.
  • A minimum of two (2) years’ experience in general maintenance of GSE, and/or automotive, and/or farm or heavy industrial equipment
  • Able to successfully pass the pre-employment qualifying exam.
  • Hold a valid driver’s license.
  • Able to obtain the ADM driver license (DA) to operate motor vehicles in the restricted area traffic zones (airside).
  • Be available to work days, evenings or nights including weekends.
  • Employees in this role, conduct safety-critical work and as such, Air Canada medical standards must be met in order to qualify for the role. Candidates will be subject to a medical evaluation, including a drug and alcohol test and are expected to be free of any intoxicating substances.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain any applicable transportation security clearances and additional authorizations depending on the work location. Please refer to Transport Canada site for more details.
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the country of interest, at the time any offer of employment is made and seeking any required work permits/visas or other authorizations which may be required is the sole responsibility of the candidates applying for this position

Linguistic Requirements


Based on equal qualifications, preference will be given to bilingual candidates.


Diversity and Inclusion

 

Air Canada is strongly committed to Diversity and Inclusion and aims to create a healthy, accessible and rewarding work environment which highlights employees’ unique contributions to our company’s success.

 

As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from all to help us build a diverse workforce which reflects the diversity of our customers, and communities, in which we live and serve.

 

Air Canada thanks all candidates for their interest; however only those selected to continue in the process will be contacted.

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