Airport Maintenance Operator
Region of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON
In Summer, performs landscaping, facility, grounds, and equipment maintenance duties. In Winter, assists in grounds, facilities, and equipment maintenance, and works variable shifts and hours (which can include weekends) and extended shifts (8-10 hours) for snow removal. At all times, works according to Canadian Aviation Regulations, Provincial and Federal Regulations, and Regional policy and safety standards.

Current Assignment: Winter Maintenance

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
  • Knowledge of airport operations, procedures and requirements to maintain an aerodrome, ground, building, equipment, and vehicle servicing, as well as communication and arithmetic skills to read written instructions, schedules, reports, regulations, procedure manuals, and other materials related to airport flight movements, acquired a Grade 12 education plus 2 years of related experience.
  • Ability to obtain Airport Vehicle Operators Permit (AVOP) within 3 days of employment at the Airport site.
  • A valid Restricted Radio Telephone Operators Certificate (Aeronautical) is required.
  • A valid Class "DZ" driver's licence and acceptable driving record are required to operate a Regional vehicle.
  • Ability to write maintenance and procedure reports as requested by supervisor.
  • Ability to provide assistance and exchange information clearly with Airport tenants or contractors working on the property.
  • Must provide an acceptable Police Records Check and Transport Canada Security Clearance Check for RAIC (Restricted Area Identification Card) in order to comply with Transport Canada requirements.
  • Ability to support and project values compatible with the organization.
Please apply online, by the closing date Dec 31, 2019 quoting competition number 2019-1574, or drop off your resume to the Region of Waterloo, Information Desk located on the main floor at 150 Frederick Street, Kitchener, ON N2G 4J3.