Discovery Air

Student Engineer

Location: Montreal, Qc

Type: Full-time Temporary

Term: January 2019 - August 2019

Top Aces is the exclusive supplier of combat airborne training services to the Canadian Forces. We provide joint terminal attack controller training to Canadian special operations and ground forces, Red Air and electronic attack training to CF-18 aircrew and navy, as well as live-fire target practice to the Canadian military.  Top Aces' integrated logistics, maintenance and engineering solutions ensure that the Canadian Forces receives the level of support they require to achieve their objectives. Experience Matters.


  • Work under the supervision of full time engineering staff
  • Work on special projects relating to aircraft sustainability
  • Participate in parts obsolescence projects and propose solutions
  • Participate in fatigue monitoring activities
  • Liaise with Fleet Management, Engineering and Maintenance departments
  • Report regularly to the Director of Engineering to ensure project milestones and budgets are met
  • Prepare technical documentation, including engineering substantiations and drafting
  • Perform related duties as assigned by supervisor
  • Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures
You will have the following responsibilities in order to comply with the company's Occupational Health and Safety program:

Employees are responsible for:
  • Working in compliance with Occupational Health and Safety acts and regulations
  • Following safe work practices and procedures and using safeguards and personal protective equipment
  • Reporting hazards (such as unsafe situations and activities) to their supervisor immediately

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Undergraduate student in Mechanical Engineering, concentration in Aerospace is an asset
  • Completion of 3rd year engineering program
  • Minimum cumulative average of 69.5% or B-
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Project
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Solid Works, MatLab
  • Bilingual (French & English) an asset
  • Ability to work on projects with an innovative scope
  • Able to obtain a positive Security Clearance from the Canadian Government
  • Ability to work independently and within a fast-paced and changing environment
  • Ability to work with multiple priorities
  • Willingness and resourcefulness to roll up your sleeves to get the job done
  • Valid passport require
  • Position requires Level 2 Clearance with the Canadian Government and the ability to gain access to the Canadian Controlled Goods Program

    Top Aces Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We value diversity and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

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