Supervisor, Heavy Maintenance

Maintenance Mississauga, Ontario

Position at Skyservice Business Aviation


Skyservice is Canada’s leader in business aviation.  Built on the key principles of safety and service, we provide a full service experience from Aircraft Management, Aircraft Charter, Maintenance and Aircraft sales from our Fixed Base Operations in Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and Calgary.  People and values are the inseparable assets that drive our dedication to Quality, Safety, Respect, Commitment and Efficiency. These are the core values that guide us every day and help build our reputation as leaders in aviation services.  Skyservice is a team dedicated to supporting and developing our employees.  If you want to grow your career and broaden your experience, then Skyservice is the right team for you. 



  • Obtain information on incoming work and liaise with Manager, Coordinator, and Planning regarding the specifics of the work package
  • Responsible for status update of the heavy maintenance project and reporting issues to customer
  • Hiring and train new employees assigned to the heavy maintenance checks
  • Responsible for scheduling all required manpower, and assigns lead as required
  • Reviews upcoming work packages; plans for future or upcoming work in advance
  • Responsible for scheduling of all resources and maintenance projects at heavy maintenance base
  • Responsible to ensure performance management is completed and reflective of all feedback for employees
  • Directly manages Crew Chiefs in all aspects of work
  • Responsible for monitoring of all timecards and overtime and has final signing authority for each employee
  • Ensures all company policies and procedures are adhered to and all quality standards relating to work are met and/or exceeded
  • Leads/holds regular team meetings to ensure timely and meaningful communication to employee group
  • Takes an active role in the Safety Management System including investigations and occurrence closing reports
  • Drives continuous improvement initiatives for the team
  • Ensures tooling, equipment and parts are available to maintenance personnel to effectively and safely complete assigned work
  • Responsible for technical dispatch from a maintenance perspective
  • Interface between Engineering and Production


  • AME license and extensive knowledge of regulations
  • 8 years in aviation maintenance with sound technical knowledge
  • Type endorsements an asset
  • Developed leadership skills and ability to engage a team
  • Well-developed project management skills
  • Ability to solve complex problems and implement appropriate solutions
  • Ability to work in a demanding environment, and deliver under a degree of pressure
  • Highly flexible with schedule and is adaptable to multiple work-related situations
  • Customer service oriented
  • Highly organization with the ability to prioritize
  • Works autonomously and has a high degree of sound decision making ability



  • Completed Aircraft Maintenance Engineer program or equivalent