Aircraft Refinisher


North Bay, Ontario

Employee Status:

Full-Time, Permanent


Voyageur Aviation Corp. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Chorus Aviation Inc. (TSX: CHR), a company whose vision is to deliver regional aviation to the world. Voyageur Aviation Corp is the parent company of Voyageur Airways, Voyageur Aerotech, and Voyageur Avparts. Voyageur Aviation Corp manages these three entities under the same core principles of comprehensive Safety Management, Quality Assurance, and Client-Dedicated Solutions. Under Voyageur Aviation Corp, Airways, Aerotech, and Avparts can combine their expertise on aircraft services and products to offer an unparalleled one-stop-shop for aviation related clients across the globe. Voyageur prides itself in providing its employees with job security, competitive wages, health and retirement benefits, and a safe working environment.


Voyageur offers employees and employees’ families extensive benefits. Extended health care benefits include dental, vision, prescription drugs, hearing, out-of-country insurance, orthotic devices, semi-private hospital, and more. Other benefits include life and disability insurance, a Chorus employee share ownership program, a retirement pension plan, and a number of other employee assistance programs.

Job Description:

The Aircraft Refinisher position is in our Paint Shop department, which is located at our maintenance facility in North Bay, Ontario. This position will include working at height and may occasionally include performing work outdoors, lifting, bending, standing, crouching and/or kneeling for long periods at a time.
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Treating, preparing, painting, and detailing aircraft, components, and other items in accordance with desired specifications on various surface types such as metal, glass, synthetic, or other;
  • Setting up and operating equipment, and using other general equipment and tools as required;
  • General clean-up of aircraft interior/exterior, components, and/or equipment before and after painting;
  • Adhering to all company policies and procedures; and
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Completion of high school, post-secondary school, vocational, or technical training.
  • Ability to follow written and verbal directions with strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Reliable, responsible, and self-motivated.
  • Knowledge of the paint application process including sanding, stripping, mixing, spraying, detailing, etc.
  • Experience operating specialized machinery or equipment.
  • Related work experience in an aviation or automotive environment is considered an asset.
  • All candidates must possess a valid passport and be able to travel abroad unrestricted. In addition, candidates must also be eligible to work for a Canadian company.
  • Preference will be given to individuals with previous experience.