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

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. The organization officially adopted the name “Magellan Aerospace Corporation” in 1996; deriving it from the intrepid explorer Ferdinand Magellan. His global exploits at the turn of the 15th century established a number of firsts, so the company’s vision has been to carry this same legacy into the future of the aerospace industry.

Position Summary

Magellan Aerospace, Mississauga has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer. The successful incumbent will provide engineering support services, in accordance with DND’s ATO/ADO airworthiness requirements, for the CF18 F404-GE-400 Engine and Secondary Power System Components as specified in the F404 Propulsion Group Sustainment contract. Duties include repair development for F404 engine components.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Evaluate unserviceable hardware for possible recovery
  • Develop new repair processes to recover unserviceable engine parts
  • Author changes to technical manuals regarding engine operation, troubleshooting & maintenance
  • Develop and coordinate repair & overhaul activities for various aero engine components
  • Develop/analyze program performance measurable to identify areas for potential improvement
  • Analyze cost effectiveness and operational impact of design changes
  • Lead failure investigations
  • Use technical writing and knowledge skills to produce engineering studies / reports

Position Requirements

  • Engineering Degree, preferably in Aerospace, Gas Turbine or Metallurgy
  • Registered or eligible to register as a P.Eng
  • Experience in a similar position preferred
  • Ability to understand complex mechanical systems
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings and manuals
  • Familiarity with metallurgical failure modes and repair processes
  • Knowledge of special processes associated with engine repair including welding, brazing, plasma coating, chemical cleaning and NDT inspection
  • Mathematical background with emphasis in reliability and probabilistic safety assessment

Why Magellan?

  • Competitive salary
  • Attractive benefits package (fully Company paid)
  • Generous Company pension plan
  • Positive work-life balance
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-site gym
  • Free parking

COVID-19 Protocol:

Magellan Aerospace is committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for our employees. Each employee and visitor who enter our premises are screened for COVID-19 symptoms. Masks are mandatory in all of our shared public areas of the workplace and employees are required to practice social distancing at all times. We have ensured that hand-sanitize stations are easily accessible and enhanced cleaning schedules have been implemented on a daily basis.

Magellan Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state/provincial, or local law.

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