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Utility Personnel

PAL Technical Services - 15 Jobs
Halifax, NS
Company Benefits
Health Insurance
Life Insurance
Posted 16 days ago

PAL Technical Services is a leader in international aerospace and defense design, development and operation of airborne surveillance aircraft, line maintenance, heavy maintenance checks and modifications. We provide a wide range of aviation and related services to domestic and international markets

PAL Technical Services is currently seeking a Full-Time Utility Personnel to join our team in Halifax, NS.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Ramp servicing and ground power starts of company aircraft.
  • Assist with aircraft towing operations.
  • Hangar maintenance and general housekeeping duties.
  • Maintenance and flight crew shuttle services.
  • Maintenance workshop duties related to aircraft parts and materials.
  • Aircraft freight delivery and pickup.
  • Assist with aircraft grooming services.
  • Refuel ground support equipment; ground power unit, MTC truck and van.
  • Carry out weekly inspections of ground and hangar equipment including ladder inspections.


  • Completion of High School.
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision and be self-motivated to perform and complete assigned tasks.
  • A strong commitment to safety, adhering to all safe work environment standards and procedures.
  • Must be willing to work outside in all types of weather and elevated noise levels within the aircraft environment.
  • Must be able to stand, lift and bend for extended periods of time, as well as lifting weight up to 50lbs.
  • Availability for shift work - may include mornings, evenings, overnights, weekends and holidays.
  • The ability to work well in a team environment, with strong communication and problem solving skills.
  • Valid Driver's License, with clean Driver's Abstract.
  • Must be able to obtain the following:
    • A RAIC (Restricted Area Identification Card).
    • An AVOP - Type D (Airside Vehicle Operator's Permit) (Preference will be given to candidates who already have an AVOP).
    • A Security Clearance, which includes a check of your last 5 years of employment and criminal record history.

What We Offer to our PALs:

  • Comprehensive health benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance.
  • Defined Contribution Pension Plan.
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
  • Employee Tuition Assistance Program.
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program.
  • Personal travel privileges with PAL and interline agreements with multiple airlines.

CLOSING DATE: Applications will be accepted until June 24 th , 2024

PAL Technical Services is committed to fostering an inclusive work environment that celebrates and encourages diversity, equity, and inclusion whereby individuals are recognized, supported, and respected. Candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you.


Competition Number: 1841
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About PAL Technical Services

About PAL Technical Services

Recognized as an international leader in aircraft maintenance, modification, quality, and strategic procurement activities, PAL Technical Services combines the best we have in maintenance at PAL Airlines, Air Borealis, and PAL Aerospace.

Home to two MMRO facilities in St. John's, NL, and Winnipeg, MB, PAL Technical Services has built a strong international reputation with clients including the Canadian Department of Fisheries and Oceans, the Netherlands Coastguard, and commercial clients such as Air Greenland. From modification and reconfiguration to regular maintenance for each of these clients, PAL Technical Services makes sure each has exactly what they need.

PAL Technical Services is proud to be recognized as a 2022 Atlantic Canada Top Employer, for the fourth consecutive year. Interested in learning how you can become our newest PAL? Check out the opportunities below, or visit our recruitment portal at any time,

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