Airport Maintenance

Summary: Reporting to Operations Manager the Airport Maintenance (AM) person performs troubleshooting, inspection, installation, and repair of a variety of complex mechanical equipment and systems.

The AM is responsible for detecting and diagnosing correct operating parameters such as pressures, temperatures, time ranges, concentration levels; adjusting and regulating equipment using the central and local control panels to ensure the comfort and safety of facility users and to minimize downtime of equipment; implementing procedures for the proper use and care of tools and equipment and the storage, inventory, and cost-effective use of supplies, and safety. A detailed copy of the job description is available through the Human Resources & Administration Manager.

Terms of Employment: Full Time

Compensation: Annual salary $51400-$64250. We offer a full benefits package

Employment Requirements:


  • Performing a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another of a different nature.
  • Coordinating a variety of contractors.
  • Setting priorities, which accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities.
  • Working as part of a team; collaborating with colleagues to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships.
  • Analyzing information, problems, and situations to define the problem or objective; identify relevant concerns or factors; identify patterns, tendencies, and relationships; formulate logical and objective conclusions; and recognize alternatives and their implications.
  • Knowledge of the operations of a wastewater treatment facility.
  • Knowledge of the operation of water distribution and treatment.
  • Working knowledge of airport industry and associated regulations is an asset.
  • Knowledge of basic of conveyors, pumps, and motors.
  • Computer use and Computer Aided Design (CAD) capability is an asset.
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of building mechanical systems and equipment, safety practices and procedures around operating mechanical systems, plus knowledge of building mechanical systems theory.
  • Working knowledge of carpentry practices, painting and piping and the ability to read and when required, modify drawings.
  • Familiarity with Workplace Hazardous Materials, and the ability to work safely with environmentally sensitive chemicals such as solvents, coolants, degreasers, etc.


  • Class one water distribution and water treatment would be an asset.
  • HVAC and Building monitoring systems knowledge.
  • Technical school training and/or experience in the construction and maintenance industry.
  • Driver's licence, minimum Class 5.
  • Working knowledge of daily inspection and basic maintenance processes of a variety of mobile equipment, communication equipment and two-way radio.
  • First Aid and CPR is an asset.

Essential Skills:

  • Understand and follow written and oral instruction.
  • Document use.
  • Numeracy.
  • Writing.
  • Oral communication.
  • Working with others.
  • Thinking skills.
  • Computer use.
  • Working independently.


  • Read documents written in Standard English text (e.g., manuals).
  • Write concise, logical, grammatically correct reports.
  • Speak on a one-to-one basis using appropriate vocabulary and grammar.
  • Bilingual would bean asset


  • Security Clearance required. Restricted Area Identity Card (RAIC)

Applications must be received at one of the following addresses no later than 4:00 PM 29 November 2021

By Mail: Fredericton International Airport Authority Inc.
Attn: Perry Dyke, Human Resources & Administration Manager
2570 Route 102 Hwy, Unit 22
Lincoln, New Brunswick E3B 9G1 Canada

By Fax: (506) 460-0938

By Email:

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