Aviation Trades

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME)

Come hone your trade with Canada’s largest commercial maintenance, repair and overhaul provider. As an AME at KF you get exciting opportunities to work on a diversity of aircraft and projects, including our industry renowned modification programs like the B737 passenger to freighter conversion. Be part of a top-notch team that takes pride in exceptional quality and attention to the details.

NEW! Aircraft Structural Fitter (Entry-level)

This full-time, entry level role support KF’s passenger to freighter conversion program for customers like Boeing. This is an exciting opportunity to get a feel for the Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) trade and is ideally suited for anyone who is mechanically inclined, enjoys teamwork and has strong communication skills. It’s your chance to be a part of the craft and launch a rewarding career with KF Aerospace.

Employee Spotlight

Jordan – Structures AME

Julie-Ann – Avionics AME

Aircraft Services Technician (Entry-level)

Do you enjoy fixing things like cars and bikes, or working on home renovations? The Aircraft Services Technician (AST) position is well suited for someone who shows strong mechanical aptitude and enjoys working with their hands. This hands-on role is responsible for the removal, inspection and repair of aircraft interior components including seats, trims, carpet, sound proofing, lighting, cabinetry, galleys and bins.

Aircraft Painter (Entry-level)

Working with the colors, graphics, and typography elements of our customer’s brands, you play an exciting role in creating world-class aircraft liveries. The Aircraft Painter position is ideally suited for someone who enjoys working with their hands and has an eye for detail.

Employee Spotlight

Connor – AST

Hannah – Structures AME


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Mohawk College Centre for Aviation Technology

Attached to the KF Aerospace Hamilton base, this state of the art 75,000-square-foot Mohawk College campus offers students an exciting education airside! The 3-storey facility provides students with modern labs, shops, training aids, classrooms and access to nearly 20 aircraft. All three trade programs are available: Structural, Mechanical and Avionics.

The Mohawk and KF Aerospace buildings are connected by common areas, allowing students to gain hands-on experience, working side-by-side with certified technicians and experiential learning opportunities in a hangar adjacent to their classes and labs.

Okanagan College

KF Aerospace has been partnered with Okanagan College for over 20 years to provide the AME Structures program on-site at our Kelowna headquarters! Okanagan College offers a 37-week apprenticeship program for AME-Structures at KF Aerospace’s facility in Kelowna. Graduates are often hired by KF Aerospace immediately following completion of the program.

Red River College Stevenson Campus

Manitoba is home to the third largest aerospace sector in Canada – and Red River College Polytechnic’s Stevenson Campus is an active partner, training the workforce to participate in all aspects of the aviation and aerospace sector.

Logistics & Supply Chain

Hangar Support & Tool Counter

Do you provide great customer service and have experience in the retail, food, or beverage industry? Bring these skills to our Hangar Support position! Hangar Support consists of three roles: Customer Support, Materials Support and Production Support. Each employee starts as Customer Support but can be cross trained in all three positions to determine the best fit.

The Customer Support role is team-oriented and requires a collaborative attitude. Teams average between 8-10 people and serve our internal customers. You will need moderate computer skills and a willingness to learn the company-based systems.

Employee Spotlight

Kit – Materials Coordinator

Dakota – Warehouse Lead

Professional & Administrative Tracks


You don’t have to work on airplanes to launch a career with KF Aerospace. It takes a variety of teams and professions to keep our organization running: Accounting and Finance, IT, Supply Chain, Quality Assurance, Flight Operations, Human Resources and Training. Be part of our multifaceted team that work behind the scenes to support our bustling aviation services.

We also welcome both graduates and experienced Aerospace Engineers to join our Transport Canada Design Approval Organization! Click here to learn more about our word-class Aerospace Engineering division.

Employee Spotlight

Oliver – ERP Systems Specialist

Specialized Trades & Facilities


Bring your craft to our team! KF is home to a suite of in-house shops and manufacturing capabilities, with a range of specialties from CNC machining to Landing Gear repair and overhaul. Our Ground Support Equipment (GSE) and Facilities team take pride in keeping our tarmac and hangars safe and ready for action.

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across Canada

KF operates in Vancouver and Kelowna, BC, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba and Hamilton, Ontario.

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