Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Company Name
Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a full-time permanent Instrumentation Controls Technologist at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Magellan Aerospace is a global, integrated aerospace company that provides complex assemblies and systems solutions to aircraft and engine manufacturers, and defence and space agencies worldwide. At Magellan we have over 80 years of collective knowledge and experience in the aerospace industry, and believe one truth: People create value.

Employees are our greatest resource in working towards a successful future, and together we build professional relationships that thrive. We know that personal development is fundamental to the success of every individual and invest in our employees by providing excellent career progression opportunities. When you are part of Magellan, you are part of the team!

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace has an exciting career opportunity for a full-time permanent Instrumentation Controls Technologist at our manufacturing hub in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The Entry Level Instrumentation Controls Technologist will be responsible for the installation, modification, repair, preventive / predictive maintenance, removal and replacement of all instrumentation and electrical equipment within the Department’s scope of responsibility.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Diagnose, service, calibrate and repair all production, non-production and test equipment and perform preventive and predictive maintenance.
  • Liaison with other maintenance trades, machine operators, department supervisors, programmers and equipment service engineers regarding specific machine problems and repairs.
  • Liaison with factory machine representatives to assist with upgrades to machine tools, instruments or controls to extend their life and increase reliability with operation, calibration and testing procedures.
  • Assist in the development of routines and aids for trouble shooting and testing of instrument and electrical equipment.
  • Perform instrument calibration and adjustments to production equipment to maintain to specifications set by Quality Assurance and factory manuals.

Position Requirements

  • Certified Technicians and Technologists Association of Manitoba (CTTAM) Certified as an Instrumentation, Electronic and/or Electrical Engineering Technologist or eligible in a reasonable time frame along with related work experience will be considered an asset.
  • Industrial experience in troubleshooting, designing and programming electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical control systems will be considered an asset.
  • Experience in the area of PLC programming, troubleshooting and repair.
  • Knowledge of CNC equipment and related controls.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Ability to interact in a team environment.

Why Magellan?

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive (FLEX) benefits package (fully Company paid)
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Commitment to professional growth
  • Company social events including Company BBQ, children's events, service awards day, winter holiday party and many other events put together by our social committee!
  • Employee Social & Welfare Association
  • Employee discounts on tickets to certain sporting events and other entertainment/events
  • On-site gym
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Full cafeteria with healthy daily specials

COVID-19 Protocol

Magellan Aerospace is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for our employees. Magellan supports public health COVID-19 guidelines and encourages employees to get vaccinated. Although mandates are not a requirement at Magellan, this may be subject to change and offers of employment may be contingent on vaccination status with respect to changes in legislation.


Magellan Aerospace respects the privacy and confidentiality of personal information provided by candidates and shall not disclose to any external parties unless legislated.

Thank you for considering this exciting opportunity. This document is intended to provide the reader with information and is not a contractual document. Some of the material therefore may be subject to change.

Magellan Aerospace is committed to an inclusive working environment and equal opportunities for all. We welcome all applications without regard to social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or religious belief.

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