PAL Aerospace is a proud partner of Airbus Defence & Space for the Government of Canada’s Fixed Wing Search and Rescue (FWSAR) aircraft replacement program. PAL Aerospace will be responsible for the In-Service Support which covers all aspects of the maintenance work not undertaken by Royal Canadian Air Force technicians. It will include high value work such as repairs, 2nd and 3rd level maintenance, future modification work and depot level maintenance of the aircraft.


This significant and exciting project will pave the way for innovation and opportunity within PAL Aerospace, while growing our operations. In an effort to expand our current team, PAL Aerospace is currently looking for a Quality Manager in Ottawa, ON.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Management of the Quality System

  • Chairing of Quality Meetings and Working Groups

  • Responsible for all quality aspects and manage quality issues

  • Implement and Maintain ISO 9001 - AS-9100 system

  • Responsible for process audits and both external and internal quality audits as well as any required corrective action plans. Amending customer documentation as required

  • Maintain the statistical process and control

  • Other duties as assigned



  • At least four (4) years managing ISO 9001 –AS 9100 Quality systems

  • Knowledge of Airworthiness requirements including Continuing Airworthiness

  • At least three years’ experience in Quality Management in an aerospace environment

  • Skilled in the audit process both internally and externally

  • Excellent computer/technical skills

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Ability to instruct production personnel on quality topics

  • Ability to use various measurement devices

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills


PAL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.