Air Weapons Systems Technician
Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre Quebec
Quebec
7d ago

Air Weapons Systems Technicians maintain aircraft air weapons systems. They also perform explosives storage and handling, and provide Explosive Ordnance Disposal duties for the Air Force.

Their primary responsibilities are to :

  • Test, inspect and repair Air Weapons Systems - Perform quality assurance checks - Prepare and maintain aircraft forms and statistical data -
  • Perform aircraft handling tasks that include :

    o Parking o Towing o Marshalling o Starting o Refueling o Cleaning o De-icing o Loading / unloading weapons o Weapons systems -

    Operate aircraft support equipment Air Weapons Systems Technicians are employed primarily at air bases in aircraft maintenance organizations, in maintenance hangers, shop environments and on flight lines.

    Air Weapons Systems Technicians may also perform these same duties and responsibilities onboard a ship at sea or on an airfield at a deployed site.

    They will also be called upon to perform some duties in airborne aircraft. In geographic terms, employment can vary from Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) wings and bases within Canada, including the Arctic, to locations throughout the world in response to internationals commitments.

    Generally, the number of hours of work per week is 40 hours. However, military members can be called to work on atypical schedules according to the operational needs.

    This job also exists on a part-time basis with the Reserve Force, usually evenings and weekends. For more details about the job :

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    bit.ly / FAC00261E You can apply for this position if you meet at least these conditions :

  • To have completed at least 24 secondary school units (Secondary 4 and / or 5); OR Have completed a diplôme d'études professionnelles (DEP);
  • OR Have obtained a certificate of equivalence at the secondary level (AENS-TENS); OR Have acquired General Educational Development (GED) To have completed at least Math 426 (TS4 or SN4). Salary :

    35 800$ to 98 300$ per year*

  • The minimum wage mentioned above is the first year of service. The military member will earn a base salary of approximately $ 60,200 after approximately four years of service.
  • The salary increases according to the rank and experience of the member according to the rates of pay applicable on April 1st, 2017.

    To know more about the rates of pay :

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    bit.ly / payratesE No civilian jobs are exactly equivalent to this military profession. These professions are mentioned here to give an example of the type of work required.

  • Barrel Assembler · Explosives and ammunition magazine Supervisor · Small Arms Tester · Gunsmith Why you should choose the Canadian Armed Forces?
  • We are actively looking for motivated and talented members just like you! Members of the Canadian Armed Forces work to protect Canada and defend its sovereignty.

    They contribute to peace and international security, and work with the United States to defend North America. They are always ready to respond to threats, natural disasters or humanitarian crises in Canada or around the world.

    Experience unique adventures, stimulating challenges, rewarding friendships, and the opportunity to see and shape the world while serving your country.

    The different career options offered by the Canadian Armed Forces give you access to exceptional jobs where you can excel, no matter how far you go in your career path! O U R M A I N S P H E R E S O F E X P E R T I S E :

  • Administration and logistics - Technology sensors - Electricity - Electronics - Air or sea navigation - Data processing -
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    bit.ly / CAFJobs - Full or part time - Post-secondary education and - Subsidized and paid training - Very competitive salaries -

    Training and continuous advancement - 100% free medical and dental care - One of the best retirement plans - 20-25 days of paid leave from the first year -

    Work-family balance - Free services to the family - Sports and fitness on work hours - Respect and appreciation of human diversity -

    Free learning of a second language - Definitely the best team to join! For more information about our advantages :

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