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Airport Technician (Operations)
Municipality: City of Abbotsford This posting closed on

November 19, 2021
at 4:30 PM
Job ID: J1121-0243 (Please quote job ID on resume when applying)
Job Description: City of Abbotsford’s International Airport is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated professional with proven skills, work ethic and attention to detail to join their team as an Regular Full-time Airport Technician Operations.

This skilled position requires a high degree of technical knowledge in the day-to-day operations of a certified aerodrome as you will be responsible for regulatory compliance by ensuring Airport operations documentation conforms to all regulations as stipulated by Transport Canada and other applicable regulatory agencies. As part of your responsibilities you will monitor and recommend changes to Airport operations and will assist with planning, coordinating, and implementing procedures to ensure the safety, security and ongoing efficiency of the Airport.

This position requires the successful applicant to work shift work including evenings and weekends
Duties: As the Airport Technician Operations you will be heavily involved in day-to-day operations, including Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting, airfield maintenance duties, and contractor coordination. Your ability to work effectively with your team in a fast-paced and dynamic environment will make you an asset to the organization.
Educational Requirements: As our ideal candidate you will have:
• Grade 12, plus completion of two year diploma program in Airport Operations or related
discipline supplemented by post-secondary courses related to civil drafting and/or Autodesk
computer courses (AutoCAD);
• Minimum of two years related experience inclusive of one year Airport experience plus six
months supervisory experience;
• Satisfactory Police Information Check

You must also have the ability to obtain the following before completion of probation:
• Restricted Radio Licence;
• Airport Rescue Fire-Fighting certification – CARs 303 and CARs 323;
• Airside Vehicle Operator’s Permit (AVOP); and
• Class 3 BC Driver’s Licence;
Salary: This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $34.77 to $40.90. The City of Abbotsford offers a comprehensive benefits package.
Additional Information: If you are looking for a challenge and an opportunity to make an impact in a fast growing municipality, we want to hear from you!

To apply, please visit us online at:
Address: City of Abbotsford
32315 South Fraser Way
Abbotsford BC V2T 1W7
Fax: 604-864-5541
Opening Date: November 5, 2021 08:30 AM
Closing Date: November 19, 2021 04:30 PM