Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services— NA is a state-of-the-art helicopter maintenance, repair and overhaul provider for Engines, Dynamic Components, Structures and Avionics. We have an opening for a Certification Engineer (PS5) in Engineering for the Langley Operations Department. This position will report to the Supervisor, Engineering and will be based in the Langley facility, Hangar 14.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Manage related activities to the approval of modifications on Aircraft projects and meeting the delivery schedule of the projects as assigned by the department Supervisor.
Ensure all work carried out is supported by the required, approved Certification documentation.
Create necessary documentation in the pursuit of new Supplemental Type Certificates. (Instructions for Continued Airworthiness, Flight Manual Supplements, Project Certification Plans, etc.)
Create working relationships with required regulatory personnel. (FAA, Transport Canada, Japanese Civil Aviation Authority, EASA, etc.)
Liaise with customers, on occasion, regarding technical issues.
SRED Project Support (Tax Credit for Research & Development projects)
Assist with the creation of drawings when not occupied with Certification duties.
Ensure all required company and regulatory forms have been correctly filled out.
Applicable qualifications, attributes and competencies are:
Minimum 6 years experience in a aviation/certification field and a sound familiarization with aviation regulations such as Canadian Aviation Regulations, Federal Aviation Regulations, EASA Regulations
B. Eng or P. Eng coupled with experience in the aviation industry are considered an asset
Related work experience in manufacturing, design, system safety assessments is considered an asset
Working knowledge of Avionics and Aircraft Manufacturer's product lines in Bendix King, Honeywell, Garmin, NAT for Bell, Sikorsky, Eurocopter, Rockwell Collins
Strong analytical and organizational skills as demonstrated in previous work experience
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Previous project management and cost estimation experience required
Detail oriented and thorough
Conversant in AutoCad is considered an asset
Ability to work on multiple projects in a time-sensitive environment
Only applicants considered to be the most qualified will be interviewed.