Viking Air Limited
  • 12-Sep-2017 to 11-Nov-2017 (PST)
  • Calgary, AB, CAN
  • Full Time

Viking Air Limited is the global leader of utility aircraft support and services, and manufacturer of the world-renowned Twin Otter. Viking aircraft have been sold and delivered to 26 countries worldwide, with the company providing OEM support for the global fleet of de Havilland legacy aircraft (DHC-1 through DHC-7) and Canadair CL-215, CL-215T and CL-415 Aircraft. Headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, with a manufacturing facility and a distribution centre in Calgary Alberta, Viking provides world class aircraft, parts and services to customers around the world.

Viking is seeking an experienced Avionics and Electrical Systems Engineer to join the Amphibious Aircraft Division of our Calgary based team.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Modifications & Design Change Projects: Provide engineering support for the development and certification of modifications and other design change projects in accordance with the requirements set forth by Viking Engineering and customer support service standards. Support project evaluations, effort estimating, design, and substantiation data development for projects as defined by the Engineering Manager - AAD. .
  • Engineering Support Activities: Provide world class service and act as a support for customer, operator, maintainer, and Viking staff requests for support engineering services.
  • Project Management Activities: Manage new and ongoing engineering projects, both in-house and using our-sourced engineering services, in accordance with company processes and recognized industry practices.
  • Design Approval Organization (DAO) Participation: Participate in supporting the functions associated to the certification of aeronautical products and continuing airworthiness support aspects of the DAO.

EXPERIENCE AND/OR EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technologist Diploma with substantial relevant work experience in the aviation industry.
  • Sound working knowledge of aerospace engineering, aircraft modification, operational support, and civil aircraft certification principles and processes, specifically related to electrical systems and avionics engineering.
  • Ability to apply sound engineering principles to operational and process design issues.
  • Experience applying project management and systems engineering practices in executing aerospace projects
  • Ability to interpret and develop aircraft engineering drawings.
  • Ability to develop airworthiness substantiation data in support of civil airworthiness certification processes.
  • Ability to communicate well orally and in writing.
  • Ability to develop source material used to support the development of aircraft manuals and other ICAs (Instructions for Continued Airworthiness).
  • Ability to communicate and document information using a computer and required software (MS Office programs, AutoCAD required; CATIA and SOLIDWORKS are assets).
  • Education, knowledge and experience contributing to future TCCA delegation under CAR 505 is an asset.

 

 We thank all applicants for applying, however; only selected candidates will be notified. 

 

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