Ramp Trainer
Canadian North
Ottawa, ON
Canadian North Inc.
Career Opportunity

Posting Date – February 19, 2019

Closing Date – February 26, 2019

Position Title: Ramp Trainer

Status: Full-time

Department: Airports

Location: Edmonton, Yellowknife, Iqaluit or Ottawa

Posting: Internal & External

Competition No: 21-AP2019

General: The Ramp Trainer is a full-time position that will require a flexible schedule and

extensive travel. This position will support primarily Iqaluit and the Eastern Community Air

Service. Travel requirements will be relative to the incumbent’s home base.

The Ramp Trainer will be responsible for:
  • Actively participate in Safety Management within Canadian North to develop an ongoing
safety culture

  • Investigate and/or participate, as applicable, for SMS reports pertaining to regulatory and
procedural infractions in the Airports department.

  • Providing new hire staff with a station orientation.
  • Training ramp agents on all required tasks for ground handling operations.
  • Assigning all pertinent online training, tracking and monitoring for completion and recurrent

  • Establishing, maintaining, and monitoring all training documents for each employee.
  • Completing all scheduled monthly reviews.
  • Assisting the Supervisor, Ground Operations Training with developing training programs.
  • Required to travel to train staff in any Canadian North station.
  • Regularly give updates to station Supervisors and Managers regarding training progress and

  • Must have Grade 12 education and/or equivalent experience
  • Minimum one year of operational experience in an airport environment
  • Ability to work flexible hours as required
  • Ability to work under pressure and make sound decisions
  • Excellent time management skills and multi-tasking ability
  • Ramp experience considered a definite asset, particularly experience involving B737 and/or
DHC-8 aircraft types

  • Must be able to continuously lift up to 75 pounds
  • Experience with Canadian North's ground service equipment an asset
  • Must be able to communicate with people in a respectful and teaching manner
Additional Information:
Interested employees may submit their resumes to careers@canadiannorth.com. Please include
Ramp Trainer and the competition number 21-AP2019 in the subject line.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only selected candidates will be contacted.

Canadian North and its founding companies (Canadian Airlines, Pacific Western Airlines, Transair,
Nordair) have proudly served Canada’s North with passenger and cargo services for more than 80
years, with scheduled flights to 17 destinations in the Northwest Territories and Nunavut, via the
southern gateways of Edmonton and Ottawa. Canadian North is also the premier provider of air
charter services for large resource sector clients requiring dependable, efficient and economical
fly-in/fly-out charter services, as well as charter flights across North America for sports teams,
cruise lines and large groups. Canadian North is a subsidiary of the Inuvialuit Development
Corporation, representing the Inuvialuit of the Western Arctic.