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Methods Agent

Date: Dec 2, 2022

Location: Pointe-Claire, Quebec, CA

Company: GKN Aerospace Careers


GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace provider. With 61 locations worldwide, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that GKN is helping you on your way.

Fokker Elmo, a division of GKN Aerospace, is a leading player in the design, manufacturing and support for the Electrical Wiring Interconnection Systems (EWIS) for Aerospace and Defense programs with its headquarters in Hoogerheide, The Netherlands. Our innovative tools and processes support our customers together and with our skilled professional work force creates a Unique Selling Point. Fokker Elmo offers an innovative and international workplace in a company with a rich history in the field of aircraft construction.  Our company has a passion for aerospace technology and our staff are rightly proud of what they develop and build.

Members of the Fokker Elmo community can be found across the globe. Our activities are also performed regularly onsite at customer locations, including Fokker Elmo Canada located in Mirabel, Quebec, Canada.

We are looking for people who want to make a difference – talented members with the skills and passion to become the best of the future in what they do.

You are applying for the position of Methods Agent in the division of Manufacturing Engineering – Product, Planning & Tooling, as part of our Fokker Elmo Canada team. The position is specifically aimed at supporting our ongoing activities with one of our main customers in the Montreal area.

Job Responsibilities

  • Exemplifying a safety-first mind-set and ensuring compliance with the GKN Health, Safety and Environment policies and standards
  • Evaluating damages to wiring that occur during installation and defining the repair procedure
  • Preparing work instruction
  • Converting design and build information into work instructions for rework and repair of electrical wire harnesses and define logistic parameters
  • Performing modification or revision assignments and restoring any detected errors through work instructions and explanation to a technical support team
  • Ordering the necessary repair components
  • Maintain positive team relationships in an international setting

Job Qualifications

  • Diploma from accredited school in Electrical Cabling or Avionics ( example – EMAM or l’ENA )
  • 5 years experience in technical environment
  • Working knowledge of aviation electrical wiring preferred
  • Fluent in English – written and spoken
  • Flexible in scheduling and prepared to work shifts
  • Excellent office computer skills
  • Must be a team player able to work co-dependently with other employees
  • Capable of international travel to Hoogerheide, NL

Our Offer

This permanent position includes a competitive salary, VRSP pension, health benefits and six paid sick days annually. Besides an innovative and international work environment that offers a good work-life balance, we offer you opportunities to learn and grow.