Maritime Helicopter Training System (MHTS) Training Device Maintainer/Operator

Reporting to the MHTS Operations Support Lead, the MHTS Training Device Maintainer/Operator will perform required readiness checks on training device equipment. Maintainer/Operators are responsible for performing First to Third level scheduled and unscheduled maintenance actions so as to ensure MHTC training device availability to satisfy approved training schedule. They may also be called upon to run the Instructor Station during planned training events responding to the requirements of the event or requests from the event Instructor.


  • Operation of MHTS training devices suite equipment. Principally, the CH148 Flight simulator in standalone and Operational Mission Simulator modes;
  • Achievement of approved MHTS operational and maintenance schedules;
  • Accomplishment of the MHTS maintenance program;
  • Support training device modifications as required including review/revision of testing documentation development and conduct as appropriate;
  • Compliance with MHTS maintenance programs including but not limited to; tool control, safety training, fluid testing, network security compliance;
  • Interaction with TCO personnel as required for schedule revision and development;
  • Support completion, submission and approval of the MHTS Acceptance Test Procedures and Maintenance Program;
  • Maintaining spares/inventory to ensure device availability.


  • College diploma in Information Technology (IT);
  • Extensive information technology background in server hardware, networking, troubleshooting, support and repair:
    • Required:
      • Windows Server support experience including Active Directory
      • Network troubleshooting experience
      • UNIX OS experience
      • Computer hardware troubleshooting experience
      • Shell scripting and batch file editing experience
    • Desired:
      • PHP/SQL programming experience
  • Proven ability in planning and problem solving;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Possess or be capable of attaining a NATO Secret security classification on hire;
  • Excellent skills in oral and written communication;
  • Time management;
  • Ability to work well with others in a stressful, dynamic environment;
  • Able to work with minimal supervision;
  • Ability to work shift work;
  • The following items are highly desirable and would be an asset on application:
    • Experience with visual projection systems
    • Experience with hydraulic systems
    • Experience with UPS and high voltage three phase power
    • Experience in the aviation industry (fixed or rotary wing)
    • Previous simulator support or operation experience

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This is an excellent opportunity for ambitious individuals who wish to be part of a large, dynamic and highly successful organization. Please forward your resume to be considered for this current vacancy. While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.

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About Bluedrop Training & Simulation

Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. (BTS) operates within the defense and aerospace industry where it designs and develops highly specialized, high performance, tactical training for front line operators of equipment working in complex environments and high-risk situations. This includes, training systems needs analysis, custom courseware development, virtual simulation training devices, and ongoing training support for in service support. Typical customers include Tier one OEMs such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Sikorsky.

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