Aircraft Maintenance Engineer

So, you think you might want to be an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer?

Want to start something that will really take off? How about a career as a Aircraft Maintenance Engineer?

Job Description

Aircraft Maintenance Engineers maintain, repair, overhaul, modify and test aircraft structural and mechanical and hydraulic systems. They also troubleshoot to identify problems and adjust and repair systems according to specifications, technical drawings, manuals and established procedures.

If you want to be an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer, you will work in BC’s Transportation Sector. Workers in this occupation are usually employed by regional or national airline companies, architectural or engineering companies, aircraft manufacturing, maintenance and overhaul establishments, and by the armed forces and other aircraft operators.

Look below to find out which sectors of BC’s economy you can work in if you pursue this trade.

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For more information on how much Aircraft Maintenance Engineers make, the expected number of future job openings and where the jobs are, as well as current workforce opportunities specifically for this trade, visit the Work BC Career Profile here.

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