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Aircraft Maintenance - Junior Mechanic (CAT 01) - Toronto -

Location: TORONTO, ON, Canada
Posting Start Date: May 15, 2018
Posting End Date: Ongoing


Job Description


Are you passionate about reaching new heights, teamwork and making a meaningful contribution? Do you picture yourself as a valued member of an industry-leading organization?  If you answered yes to these questions, Air Canada is seeking enthusiastic individuals to join the diverse and vibrant team working together to lead the growth and expansion of Canada’s flag carrier. 
Air Canada is presently looking for dynamic individuals to fill the permanent full-time positions of Junior Mechanics at our Toronto Maintenance Centre.
Job description:

Junior Mechanics work on airframe maintenance and should have the following skill sets:

  • Ability to use the correct tools, methods, techniques and equipment required to perform aircraft maintenance.
  • Ability to read and understand various schematic diagrams for maintenance troubleshooting and be proficient with computers and diagnostic tools.
  • Be "team players" with excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to maintain a customer focused attitude in a demanding, high stress environment.

Please take 2 minutes to watch the following video with more information about the Junior Mechanic/Aircraft Technician/Aircraft Maintenance Engineer role:


  • High School diploma.
  • Completion of a 2-year program with Transport Canada approved school 
  • Possession of a Transport Canada Approval Number with Accreditation to write your exams for AME “M2” or “M1” license
  • Possession of valid driver's license (Mandatory).
  • Able to successfully pass the pre-employment qualifying exam, physical and a security check.
  • Be available to work night, evenings and days including weekends and holidays. 
  • Night shift is the permanent position for this posting. Possibility to change with seniority.
  • Eligible to work in Canada.
  • Ability to Pass and obtain an airside vehicle operators permit (Mandatory).
  • Ability to pass security clearance and obtain the Restricted area identity card (RAIC).  Please refer to Transport Canada site for more details.


  • Current security clearance.
  • Radio permit
  • Completion of a recognized apprenticeship program, and/or 4 years industry related experience.
Linguistic Requirements:

  •  Based on equal qualifications, preference will be given to bilingual candidates 
At Air Canada, we want to fly higher when it comes to employment equity. We therefore encourage applications from Aboriginal peoples, women, members of a visible minority and persons with a disability.
Air Canada thanks all candidates for their interest; however only those selected to continue in the process will be contacted.