Technical and Engineering, Engineering general

Cabin Engineer

Last updated: 4 days ago
Expires: 4 days ago
Job Role:
Technical and Engineering, Engineering general
Not specified
Aircraft type:

Job description


Being part of Air Canada is to become part of an iconic Canadian symbol, recently ranked the best Airline in North America. Let your career take flight by joining our diverse and vibrant team at the leading edge of passenger aviation.
The Air Canada Cabin Engineering team is presently searching for Engineers with Aircraft Interiors Cabin or Structure or Systems background.
Job Description: 
  • Support the maintenance teams for daily operational requirements. 
  • Define, review and action engineering reliability initiatives to improve cabin products and passengers’ experience. 
  • Provide cost effective solutions to resolve issue in a timely manner. 
  • Develop, prepare and support engineering projects as requested by our internal customers related to the passenger environment. 
  • Liaise with various groups such as but not limited to OEM, subcontractors, engineering, production, MRO. 
  • Provide technical support to aircraft, hangar and shop maintenance in assigned areas and act as technical interface with component manufacturers. 
  • Prepare cost estimate, technical instructions and project evaluations on corporate initiatives, repair, improvements and new product design. 
  • Review aircraft and component reliability data and identify root cause of failure. 
  • Represent Engineering during multidiscipline meeting and provide input in area of expertise.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering such as but not limited to Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and qualified for membership in the Order of Engineers of Quebec (for Montreal’s position) or PEO (for Toronto’s position) or equivalent for other provinces.  
  • Minimum of 3 years aviation engineering experience, preference in cabin interior.  
  • Team player with effective communication skills and strong customer focus. 
  • Work well under pressure and time constraint. 
  • Ability to develop and write clear, concise technical descriptions, instructions, information sheets and reports. 
  • Ability to create engineering drawings. 
  • Pride in accuracy and good work presentation to the satisfaction of internal customers. 
  • Self-starter requiring minimum supervision with good decision-making ability. 
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to co-ordinate details to successful conclusion.  
  • Willingness to be on call and to work overtime, as required by day-to-day needs. 
  • Solid knowledge of most commonly used PC software as well as AutoCAD. 
  • Must be clear of any restrictions which will prevent entry into other countries. 
  • Flexibility on the daily working hours. 
  • Knowledge of Regulatory design certification standards for both Transport Canada and FAA specifications.
Conditions of Employment:
  • 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.