Are you looking for an opportunity to join a company that allows you to combine your passion with the chance to develop your skills and grow your career? 

PAL Aerospace is a leader in international aerospace and defense design, development and operation of airborne surveillance aircraft, heavy maintenance checks and software applications. PAL Aerospace is driven by technology and is proud to be a pioneer of industry-leading innovations in airborne special missions.

PAL Aerospace is currently accepting resumes for a Sensor Operator (SO) position in our YYT St. John's OR YHZ Halifax base. The successful candidate will be responsible for maintaining a tactical radar picture, in-flight planning, and operation of Electro-Optic/Infrared (EO/IR) sensors to detect and identify sea, air, and land contacts, as well as recording all information acquired during a surveillance mission.


  • Knowledge of airborne tactical navigation

  • Minimum of 4 years experience operating airborne surveillance sensors such as multi-mode radar, EO/IR

  • Experience operating airborne mission systems

  • Experience operating radio and satellite communication systems

  • Must be able to deploy for extended rotations domestically and internationally

  • Military experience is considered an asset

  • Experience as crewmember on Dash-8 aircraft is considered an asset

  • Experience collaborating with international clients is considered an asset

  • Able to meet medical testing requirements including Underwater Egress Training

  • Must be able to obtain required security clearances


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