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Demand Forecast Analyst - 31547

Location: DORVAL, QC, Canada
Posting Start Date: Jan 12, 2023
Posting End Date: Jan 19, 2023


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 Demand Forecast Analyst will be responsible to evaluate and forecast resources for future maintenance requirements.  Using historical data and future predictions to best prepare ACM for the future demand in both capacity, downtime and manpower.

Key Functions & Accountabilities:  
  • Liaise with Engineering and Maintenance Programs to understand future maintenance demands and schedule
  • Liaise with Network scheduling to determine long range expectations for fleet growth and schedule demands 
  • Evaluate historical data and trends to measure and forecast future requirements based on fleet and schedule
  • Work in partnership with the Downtime Analyst, Planning and Maintenance to understand resources and capabilities
  • Analyze trends and forecasts to project future manpower requirements for Line maintenance in an effort to prepare resources to ensure availability in the appropriate time and location
  • Communicate all expectations in adequate time periods to allow for training and movements
  • Evaluate and define long range Airframe and/or out of phase maintenance requirements over 6 year period to efficiently source capacity and schedule events without operational interruptions
  • Develop and implement reports to communicate forecast to all stakeholders
  • Investigate and apply new methods for automation and insight into possible future scenarios
  • Create and maintain KPIs to measure and adjust future objectives and targets


  • Strong knowledge of the Air Canada maintenance an asset
  • Strong knowledge of the operation an asset
  • Self-driven and works well with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated excellent problem-solving skills involving data analysis.
  • Excellent working knowledge with MS Office programs, TRAX and Netline.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and work well under pressure.
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
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.