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STARS Career Opportunity

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)

Location: Regina base

Closing Date: Sep 3, 2013

The Aircraft Maintenance Engineer is a full time position designed to assist the Regina base as an active and essential member of the STARS base team. The Aircraft Maintenance Engineer safely and effectively maintains STARS aircraft to the applicable Transport Canada standards of airworthiness.

As a top candidate for this role your experience includes, attaining current knowledge of Transport Canada regulations and required compliance, maintenance duties in accordance with Company Maintenance Control and Policy Manuals, maintenance activities, component certification verification and engineering documentation. You monitor aircraft system performance data and recommend actions for improvement develop and implement engineering modifications and retrofits to a fleet in accordance with OEM service bulletins and other Transport Canada approved data. As a champion for your organization you act as a technical liaison, function as a member of your team and participate in public relation activities.

You have a minimum of three years progressive experience as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, medium helicopter experience and turbine engine experience. You have a current M1 or M2 Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) license and a post-secondary Technical Diploma (or equivalent). It is an asset to have endorsements in: BK117 Airframe and Lycoming LTS101-750-B2 engine.

We offer a competitive salary based on education and experience, as well as an excellent organization-paid benefit package with a matched RRSP program.

More importantly, you will be a key member of the STARS organization and a link in our ability to execute our mission of saving lives safely within the chain of survival.

To explore this opportunity further, please submit your resume to resumessk@stars.ca Close date September 3, 2013.

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STARS Recruiting

While we thank everyone for their interest, we are only able to contact applicants selected for an interview. You are encouraged to watch for future opportunities by checking www.stars.ca.

The Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) is a charitable non-profit organization that provides a safe, rapid, highly specialized emergency medical transport system for critically ill and injured patients.

STARS is a well recognized leader in critical patient care, rapid transportation, and emergency medical training and education. We have a unique model of community, corporate and government support that has led to an exemplary record of excellence in patient care and continuous innovation.

STARS has flown more than 26,000 missions since 1985, and operates from six bases across Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, including Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Regina, Saskatoon and Winnipeg.