AME E Engineer

February 27, 2024
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

AME E Engineer

Join Our Team

“Cascade Aerospace is one of Canada’s leading specialty aerospace and defence contractors – a place where we do cool things for great customers!” We invite you to consider a career with us – come, experience our creative, innovative, and performance-based company!

Job Description

The Aircraft Maintenance Engineer – Avionics (AME E) performs aircraft maintenance, repairs and overhaul applicable to their trade and completes the associated documentation in accordance with industry standards, and Cascade Aerospace policies and procedures. Assists and coaches junior technicians as required.

This position belongs to the bargaining unit and shall abide by all rules and regulations set out in the Collective Agreement. 

This position requires immediate Controlled Goods clearance, therefore, only Canadian Residents or Permanent Residents will be considered at this time.

Major Responsibilities & Duties

  • Strive to consistently act in a manner in which reflects Cascade Aerospace’s culture and values
  • Perform all work tasks and ensure all repairs/modifications and inspection tasks are performed in accordance with the customer’s check package, Transport Canada Regulations (CARS), Technical Airworthiness Manual (TAM), Quality Control Procedures (QCP), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Process Standards (CPS), all maintenance manufacturing and policy manuals, and scope of their certification authority
  • Ensure all paperwork, documentation and reporting associated with a repair is completed accurately
  • Provide coaching and leadership to junior technicians to ensure work tasks are performed efficiently and accurately, and that appropriate skills to progress in the trade are developed
  • Ensure all work tasks are performed in accordance with Cascade Aerospace health and safety policies and procedures
  • Be familiar with, and ensure that all workplace conduct is in accordance with Cascade Aerospace’s Human Resources, attendance, safety and security policies and procedures
  • Perform other duties as required

Core Skills

  • Good communication skills: fluent written and verbal English is mandatory
  • Basic Computer Skills: word processing, spreadsheet and database programs
  • Specific knowledge of manufacturing, maintenance, repair and modification of aircraft or systems and components in the areas of Avionics
  • Ability to ensure that approved standards of quality control are maintained
  • Safe work practices and techniques
  • Basic coaching and leadership skills

Training & Experience


  • Certificate in Aircraft Maintenance Engineering (approved by TCA or the applicable governing body



  • 48 + months’ experience performing AME duties
  • Holder of AME license or equivalency

Reasons To Apply


  • Employee retention and engagement is important to Cascade; we value our employees
  • Comprehensive benefits package provided, including: Extended benefits and Employee Resilience Program (all 100% paid by Cascade) are offered after 3 months’ employment and Pension matching after 6 months
  • ATO (approved training organization) provides endorsement (type) training & development
  • Company-wide social events and family functions throughout the year
  • Yearly wage increases as laid out in the Collective Agreement
  • Relocation Package available for qualifying candidates

About Cascade


Cascade Aerospace Inc. is a dynamic, privately-held Canadian specialty aerospace and defence contractor focused on providing long-term integrated aircraft support programs for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), military, government and commercial customers.


All employees are encouraged to realize their true potential and play an active role in fostering an environment of safety, quality, customer satisfaction and continuous improvement. We are a diverse organization that strives to be respectful and inclusive of everyone and to treat employees fairly and equally.


At Cascade Aerospace we strongly believe in the value of teaming – with our employees, our customers, our suppliers, and our communities. It is by “Teaming with the best” and working collaboratively with our many partners that we are able to offer custom-tailored solutions for each customer’s unique requirements. Our value proposition is that we build enduring customer relationships, and our strategic focus is customer satisfaction. It is a driver in all our decisions.


Cascade Aerospace is committed to the principle of Employment Equity. Creating an environment where diverse perspectives are valued begins with self-declaration. Count yourself in and self-declare by identifying which employment equity group(s) you belong to. In order to self-declare, please ensure to indicate this in your application, cover letter, or resume.