Discovery Air Defence Services (DADS) is committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in aviation industry. By joining DADS you will have the opportunity to participate in a unique and dynamic environment focused on growth, entrepreneurship, innovation and teamwork.
We are committed to providing our customers with specialty aviation solutions whenever and wherever they are required. Our pilots, maintainers, logisticians and administrators operate with precision and pride in some of the most challenging environments in the world.
Discovery Air Defence Services is the prime supplier of Airborne Training services to the Canadian Army, Navy and Air Force.
Join Our Team
Discovery Air Defence Services (DADS) is committed to recruiting the best talent in the aviation industry. By joining DADS you have the opportunity to participate in a unique and dynamic training environment focused on safety, entrepreneurship, innovation, and teamwork. Being a part of the Discovery Air network allows DAA employees the opportunity for advancement within one of the largest air operator’s in Canada.
Our Current Positions
- Aircraft Line Technician (Bagotville, QC)
- Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (M1 and/or M2) (Bagotville, QC and Cold Lake, AB)
- Aircraft Maintenance Technician (Bagotville, QC)
- Business Development and Marketing Manager (Pointe-Claire, QC)
- Manager Quality Assurance (Pointe-Claire, QC)
- Quality Assurance Representative (Cold Lake, AB)
- Quality Management Coordinator (Pointe-Claire, QC)
- Supply Chain Administrator (Pointe-Claire, QC)
- Supply Chain Administrator- Transportation (Pointe-Claire, QC)
Discovery Air Defence Services is committed to being the premier provider of cost effective aviation solutions to the Canadian Forces and the Government of Canada.
Discovery Air Defence Services is part of the Discovery Air family, which has a wealth of technical expertise in its subsidiaries, ranging from Fixed-wing to Rotary-wing for both Civil and Military products.
As part of the Discovery Air family, Discovery Air Defence Services has access to the firefighting support, surveillance and aircraft and airspace management expertise cultivated by Northern Ontario based Discovery Air Fire Services – part of Canada’s aviation industry for more than 50 years - and Great Slave Helicopters Ltd.
Discovery Air Defence Services operates Bombardier CL 601 Challenger aircraft, to provide high-quality real-time training. The Challenger aircraft provides longer flight times and increased capacity, in a dissimilar airframe.
Discovery Air Defence Services operates a fleet of modified Alpha Jet aircraft in the airborne training services role. All Alpha Jet aircraft have been upgraded with state-of-the-art Martin Baker ejection seats and Dassault Canopy Escape systems.
Discovery Air Defence Services operates IAI Westwind 1124 aircraft, all special mission configured, to provide high-quality real-time training. The Westwinds have been modified with under-winged hard points, pylons and an internal winch to support Target Tow and Electronic Warfare missions. Top Discovery Air Defence Services’ fleet of Westwinds stands ready to meet the demand for quality special mission combat support.