AMO QA Specialist

Viking Air Ltd

June 30, 2014

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Job Category: 
Job Specialization: 
Manufacturing and Production
Company Overview: 

Viking is a first tier original equipment manufacturer (OEM) specializing in de Havilland aircraft products. Viking is the type certificate holder for the DHC-2 Beaver,DHC-2T Turbo Beaver, DHC-3 Otter, DHC-6 Twin Otter, DHC-4 Caribou, DHC-5 Buffalo and DHC-7 Dash 7 aircraft.

Viking has 30 years of experience with de Havilland products.

In 2006, Viking accepted the transfer of the type certificates for seven legacy de Havilland aircraft. We are committed to de Havilland owners and operators worldwide to provide quality parts and services.

Job Summary: 


Audit oversight of the Approved Maintenance Organization (AMO) in the conduct of all maintenance processes in accordance with the policies and procedures established by the MPM and that these processes are in compliance with the Canadian Aviation Regulations and other regulatory body approvals as applicable.


  • Maintain the Quality Assurance Program defined in the approved MPM;
  • Maintain the Quality Assurance Program this entails performing Internal and External Audits as prescribed within the Maintenance Policy Manual (MPM) these audits include, but are not limited to, the following: Aircraft Documentation, Service Difficulty Reporting, Shop Work Sheet , Aircraft Log Books, Aircraft Documentation Compliance, Technical Publications, Personnel Training, Maintenance Procedures, Shop Procedures, Tool Calibration, Stores, and reporting related audit findings of non-compliance to the Director of Maintenance.
  • Maintain the AMO Safety Management System Program; this entails the collection of related findings and their presentation to applicable management personnel.
  • Oversee Quality Assurance Management Review Meetings;
  • Provide guidance and assistance in reviewing and updating the MPM;
  • Actively liaise with other departmental supervisors/managers to provide the necessary support to ensure the integrity of the AMO Quality Assurance System, and track quality issues to completion; Support overall Continuous Improvement Efforts in VTS and Viking Air Limited.
  • Act as the prime contact with Transport Canada concerning AMO Quality Assurance and SMS, on behalf and as directed by the Director of Maintenance


  • Good understanding of effective Continuous Improvement process
  • Audit and Quality system experience will be preferred but not imperative
  • Civil Aviation Knowledge is preferred but not imperative
  • Familiarity with Bill of Materials structure, configuration control, process/routing creation, job pre-planning and using integrated information systems such as Visual Manufacturing Software in a Manufacturing Environment would be an asset
  • Post-secondary education in a related discipline would be an asset
  • Excellent computer skills relating to the creation, modification, and processing of controlled documents
  • Excellent verbal and written Communication skills
  • Positive and proactive attitude in helping to support and improve the VTS quality system
  • Strong Team player willing to help in any administrative role as assigned
  • Quick learner when presented with new information, systems or procedures
  • Attitude and aptitude is key



How To Apply: 

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