Apprentice AME

Aircraft Maintenance Engineer - Montreal (YMX)

Reports to:  Base Manager, Montreal
Eligibility:  All Qualified Internal and External Applicants

We are an industry leading provider of specialized air cargo services utilizing a fleet of B757, ATR72 and C208 aircraft operated on behalf of FedEx Canada. With a head office based in Edmonton we have bases across Canada. We excel at what we do thanks to an unsurpassed commitment to safety, superior customer service and a positive corporate culture fostered by teamwork and collaboration.

We pride ourselves on being a company that always puts Safety First. With years of experience operating in a fast-paced courier environment, we operate with a safety-driven customer service focus which allows us to excel in terms of both our safety and on-time performance metrics. We pride ourselves on our highly professional airline environment.

Morningstar Air Express Inc. is seeking additional full-time Apprentice Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AME) for our Montreal (YMX) Base in support of our ATR72, Boeing 757, Airbus A300/310 and MD-10/11 operations. Successful candidates must be willing to work a flexible schedule to accommodate operational requirements. Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills required.

This position will assist with general line maintenance of our ATR72, Boeing 757, Airbus A300/310 and MD-10/11 fleet, including inspections, discrepancy rectification, servicing and cleaning. Successful candidates will understand the importance of safety as an individual and as a member of a team. These individuals must also be committed to accurate and timely documentation of maintenance, both electronic and paper-based.


  • Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Diploma
  • Some work experience with ATR72, Boeing 757, Airbus A300/310 and MD-10/11 is beneficial.
  • Must either possess or be able to obtain a Transport Canada security clearance (Restricted Area Identification Card).
  • Valid provincial driver’s licence required.

We offer a competitive total compensation package with long term pay progression to recognize years of service as well as a generous company-matched group RRSP program.

In addition, we have a very competitive benefits package for employees consisting of health, dental, vision, accidental death and dismemberment, travel medical, life insurance, short and long-term disability protection, an employee and family assistance program, wellness and health care spending accounts.

Please email your resume with a covering letter to: Morningstar Air Express Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications from all interested parties. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.