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CAE USA INC Simulator Technician I in United States

Role and Responsibilities

Job Description

Role & Responsibilities :

At this level, the Simulator Technician performs complex but standard technical tasks including preventative and corrective maintenance work in office, on site, and in the field and may execute some design work. The ideal candidate meets the desired skills and experience listed below and fosters a positive work environment thru his/her strong teamwork and reliability.


  • Perform Preventive Maintenance (PM) tasks on the simulators and associated simulator systems.

  • Assist in diagnosing and correcting problems on the simulators and associated simulator systems.

  • Diagnose and correct routine problems on the simulators and associated simulator systems.

  • Utilize Maintenance Management System to record and track maintenance activities.

  • Train technicians in basic skills.

  • Complete all designated training activities.

  • Actively pursue continued professional growth and training.

  • Perform preflight and post flight on all simulators.

  • Perform visual alignments.

  • Run and Evaluate QTG results.

  • Assist with refurbishment and hardware modifications.

  • Learn and comply with CAE Quality Management System.

  • Provide customer service support and address customer needs in a timely manner.

  • Perform logistics duties, including parts received, repair, and testing/validation.

  • Perform housekeeping functions to maintain the simulators as required.

  • Perform administrative tasks as required.

  • Perform tasks to support the technical services group as required.


  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot to system level on at least multiple types of simulators.

  • Proficiency in using all types of test equipments.

  • Demonstrated ability to use and interpret all diagnostic available on at least multiple types of simulators.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform Preventive Maintenance’s, preflight, and post flight checks on any simulator in the fleet.

  • Demonstrated ability to perform in-depth visual adjustment and set-ups on at least 1 type of visual system.

  • Demonstrated ability to assist with projects such as refurbishments and other hardware modifications.

  • Basic Knowledge of MS-Office tools and suite


  • Lift at least 50 pounds

  • Climb stairs continuously

  • Bend and stand for long periods of time

  • Move/work within confined spaces


    2-year technical degree or equivalent related training

    CAE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.


Position Type


CAE thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only those whose background and experience match the requirements of the role will be contacted.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At CAE, everyone is welcome to contribute to our success. With no exception.

As captured in our overarching value "One CAE", we’re proud to work as one passionate, boundaryless and inclusive team.

At CAE, all employees are welcome regardless of race, nationality, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, neurodiversity or age.

The masculine form may be used in this job description solely for ease of reading, but refers to men, women and the gender diverse.

At CAE, we equip people in critical roles with the expertise and solutions to create a safer world. As a technology company, we digitalize the physical world, deploying simulation training and critical operations support solutions. Above all else, we empower pilots, airlines, defence and security forces, and healthcare practitioners to perform at their best every day and when the stakes are the highest. Around the globe, we’re everywhere customers need us to be with more than 13,000 employees in more than 200 sites and training locations in over 40 countries. CAE represents 75 years of industry firsts—the highest-fidelity flight and mission simulators, surgical manikins, and personalized training programs powered by artificial intelligence. We’re investing our time and resources into building the next generation of cutting-edge, digitally immersive training and critical operations solutions while keeping positive environmental, social and governance (ESG) impact at the core of our mission. Today and tomorrow, we’ll make sure our customers are ready for the moments that matter.