Careers

Careers

About Ottawa Aviation Services, Inc:

Ottawa Aviation Services (OAS) has been offering flight training, maintenance and other aviation services for more than 25 years.  Our Flight Training Academy provides professional pilot trainees with efficient training to type rating. Ottawa Aviation Services is dedicated to building a world-class team, equipped to change the industry of flight training. OAS is based out of Ottawa McDonald Cartier International CYOW with sub-bases in CYCC and CYYB.

Our advanced flight instructors coupled with modern glass-cockpit, multi-engine and aerobatic aircraft, simulators, and partnerships with leading airlines, will help our students attain and succeed in their aviation career. We stress the fundamentals of flying, new aircraft training technologies and best practices to transform our students into proficient pilots. Our mission is an aviation job for every graduate.

Flight

Job duties:

  • Provide satisfactory education and flying instructions to aspiring students
  • Conduct training flights
  • Evaluate students’ knowledge and skills and develop student’s weakness to strengths
  • Teach students up to date techniques and concepts
  • Ensure the safety of students when using aircrafts by having regular inspections of aircrafts, checking weather reports, matching the level of competence of students to complex training and instructions
  •  Ensure that the standard of learning and performance of students are effective
  •  Maintain competence in flying at all times by continuing education, keeping up to date on the
  • latest concepts and ensure proficiency in flying through training and practice
  •  Set practical test to students as well as endorsements and recommendations
  •  Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  •  CPL, Class 4 or 3 flight instructor rating fixed wing
  •  Aviation Medical Cat. 1
  •  Responsible individual
  •  Good decision-making skills
  •  Ability to work independently
  •  Ability to carefully maintain flight records
  •  Must wear uniform at all times when on duty

Other requirements considered an asset:

  •  Previous experience with integrated courses (iATPL)
  •  Glass Cockpit experience
  •  Complex Aircraft experience
  •  Aerobatic experience
  •  ME Rating
  •  IFR Group 1

What we’d like you to have:

  •  Autonomous and self-driven
  •  Meticulous and professional
  •  Excellent ability to work in a team

In return for your hard work and dedication, we will provide you with a competitive flight rate.

Flight rate: $24/hr. for a class 4, $29/hr. for a class 3, applicable on flights, ground briefings, ground school

and simulator sessions.

To apply for this job please send your resume to careers@oasacademy.com and refer to the job ‘Flight

Instructor’.

We thank all those who expressed interest in this opportunity. Unfortunately, only those considered for

an interview will be contacted.

Ottawa Aviation Services is an equal opportunity employer with policies and practices in place to support

an inclusive and accessible work environment. Applicants selected for an interview will be given the

opportunity to discuss any accommodation requirements.

 

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Maintenance

Job duties:
• Supervise and instruct Apprentice Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AAME)
• Demonstrate leadership in safety by promoting policies and procedures emphasizing personal safety and the safety of all personnel in the hangar
• Carry out all work assigned to him/her in accordance with approved maintenance procedures (MPM) and applicable Transport Canada standards
• Completion and certification of all log books, worksheets, work cards and other associated documentation
• Assumes responsibility for his/her work as indicated by his/her signature
• Duty to report all issues affecting the airworthiness of the fixed-wing fleet
• Assist Director of Maintenance in preparation for any scheduled regulatory audits
• Perform and other duties or assignments within his/her capabilities and related areas that the Director of Maintenance may request

Requirements:
• Possess a valid AME License, Category M1 and/or M2
• 3 years of experience on Cessna 172 M/N/SP
• Knowledge and understanding of the Canadian Aviation Regulations as they pertain to maintenance and airworthiness of aircraft
• Ability to work shifts, and weekends, when required
• Good decision-making and communication skills
• Ability to work independently
• Ability to carefully maintain maintenance records in accordance with best practices
What we’d like you to have:
• Autonomous and self-driven
• Meticulous and professional
• Excellent ability to work in a team

 

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Operations

SOLE RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure that flights are planned safely and efficiently
  • Monitor flights attentively from start to finish
  • Monitor weather conditions while providing route/weather observations to Flight and Ground Crew as necessary
  • Advise the Operations Manager of any abnormal incidents involving flights, whether airborne or on the ground, including activating of overdue/missing aircraft, or incident/accident procedures
  • Ensure that all necessary and essential information is relayed to the crew in a timely manner to ensure safe flights
  • Liaise with all team memebers for client/customer requests, or operational issues affecting customer service; coordinate accommodations, parking, dining, or any other issues or requests that may arise
  • Work with Operations manager to plan, organize and manage flight operational logistics of organization
  • Provide training to team members in job duties, safety procedures and company policies

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous Flight Dispatching or Airline experience preferred.
  • Training provided to appropriate candidate
  • Customer service efficient, personable and easy to communicate with
  • Analytical and organized, with excellent attention to detail
  • Experience with fast-paced and high-stress situations
  • Northern experience an asset but not required
  • Transport Canada Flight Dispatch Generic Exams an asset but not required

Dispatch General Duties

  • Responsibly use and maintain Company equipment
  • Comply with Company, Health and Safety, MOT Standards and Regualations
  • Strong computer skills (Web, Excel, Word)
  • Strong communication skills
  • Provide excellent customer service – receive and assist customers as required
  • Willing to work Shift Work including Holidays and weekends
  • Complete work related to all shifts on Dispatch/Ramp Shift Report Daily Checklist
  • Resolve conflict between instructor and aircraft scheduling (within shift)
  • Monitor Flight Sheet completion
  • Adjust Day Of scheduling as required
  • Answer phone calls and respond to customer requests

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