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Fixed Term Technical Training Writer

Company Description

Porter Airlines is committed to delivering its signature ‘flying refined’ experience to customers across North America. Effortless travel and genuine hospitality are offered in style and comfort while restoring glamour and refinement to air travel. 


Porter is proud to be an Official 4 Star Airline® in the World Airline Star Rating®.


Visit www.flyporter.com or follow @porterairlines on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Details of growth plans to provide North America-wide service are available at flyporter.com.

Job Details

Reporting to the Supervisor, Training & Systems Support, the Technical Training Writer supports the development of training material for Porter’s Approved Training Organization.       



  • Research and develop technical ATA course modules for the Embraer ERJ 190-400, E195-E2 in support of Porter’s Approved Training Organization

  • Write user-friendly course syllabus and detailed Instructor notes to ensure presentation continuity between all Instructors 

  • Create written exams for type endorsement training based on the requirements contained with the Canadian Aviation Regulations, Standard 566

  • Participate in regular departmental meetings

  • Actively participate in Porter’s Safety Management System (SMS) including, reporting hazards and incidents encountered in daily operations; understand, comply and promote the Company Safety Policy


  • Concern for Safety: Identifying hazardous or potentially hazardous situations and taking appropriate action to maintain a safe environment for self and others.

  • Teamwork: Working collaboratively with others to achieve organizational goals.

  • Passenger/Customer Service: Providing service excellence to internal and/or external customers (passengers).

  • Initiative: Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently, seizing opportunities that arise.

  • Results Focus: Focusing efforts on achieving high quality results consistent with the organization’s standards.

  • Fostering Communication: Listening and communicating openly, honestly, and respectfully with different audiences, promoting dialogue and building consensus.



  • A college diploma in aircraft maintenance from a Transport Canada approved educational facility 

  • Holder of an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (AME) license  

  • Embraer experience an asset, E190 family 

  • 2-4 years’ experience working as a Trainer or effective Technical Writer within the Industry

  • Experience working in a leadership role within an Approved Maintenance Organization (eg. Maintenance Operations Coordinator, Lead Aircraft Certification Authority, etc).

  • Experience in learning and adult learning facilitation is an asset 

  • Proficient computer skills with the ability to generate published documents

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a cohesive unit

  • Superior written and verbal communication skills, with a keen eye for detail 

  • Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccination



LOCATION: Toronto (Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport - YTZ, or Remote) 

  • October 19, 2022
  • 94-45-84


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