North Bay, Ontario

Job type:

Full-time, permanent


Heavy Maintenance

At Voyageur Aviation Corp., we deliver innovative solutions to customers with unique aviation requirements. We are an integrated provider of specialized aviation services, including, advanced engineering and maintenance capabilities, part sales and logistics management, aircraft leasing, and contract flying operations both internationally and domestically supporting humanitarian missions, cargo and workforce movements to remote communities. Our headquarters are in North Bay, Ontario, and we are a wholly owned subsidiary of Chorus Aviation Inc.

As a key member of the Landing Gear Division team, the Aircraft/Shop Certification Authority, will report to the Supervisor, Accessory Shop, and will be a part of the crew responsible for signing off on completed maintenance of aircraft components.

What does an Aircraft/Shop Certification Authority do?

  • Verify inspections conducted by Accessory Shop Technician of brakes, landing gear, and approving any non-routine defects.
  • Perform functional testing, troubleshooting, repairing, overhauling of brakes, landing gear, and seats.
  • Remove and replace defective components and perform return to service testing.
  • Ensure the work environment is safe and clean; maintain work area and equipment.
  • Mentor and supervise work being performed by Technicians.
  • Oversee established procedures for the upkeep and safety of the Company‚Äôs facilities and equipment.
  • Ensure that work being accomplished is done in accordance with the maintenance policies and procedures.
  • Uphold and enforce company safety programs and policies to mitigate injury to employees and damage to aircraft.
  • Duties may include work completed in other divisions within the Accessory Shop.

What you bring to the table

  • 1 or more years of experience as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer.
  • Valid AME Licence (Category M1 and/or M2) or equivalent.
  • College diploma in Aircraft Maintenance from a Transport Canada approved educational institution or equivalent.
  • Able to obtain ACA/SCA privilege within six (6) months of hire.
  • Prior landing gear experience on the DHC-8 and/or CRJ 200 is an asset.
  • Ability to read and interpret maintenance manuals.
  • Ability to use measurement tools such as micrometers and calipers.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Complete tasks accurately and efficiently, with high attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills.
  • Candidates require basic hand tools.

What we offer

  • A starting wage of $26.76-$39.39/hour, negotiable based on skill, ability, experience, and qualifications.
  • A comprehensive benefits program, including extended health care benefits, out-of-country insurance, life and disability insurance, retirement pension plan, employee and family assistance plan, and Employee Share Ownership Plan (TSX: CHR).


You must be legally eligible to work for a Canadian company (e.g., be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident of Canada, or possess a valid work permit), provide a clear Criminal Background Check, and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to be considered for this position.

To apply

Voyageur is an employment equity employer, and we welcome all qualified candidates to apply. If you are excited by this opportunity and want to be a part of the Voyageur Team, we encourage all eligible candidates to apply on our website at Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

We are committed to a culture that values diversity and inclusion. Voyageur Aviation Corp. is committed to providing support to all applicants throughout the recruitment and selection process. Candidates requiring an accommodation should advise Human Resources and support will be provided in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act.