Take your career to new heights in the
aviation industry

Be part of North America’s largest commercial turboprop aircraft manufacturer.

De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Limited is a Canadian owned and operated aircraft manufacturer dedicated to providing rewarding opportunities in a diverse and welcoming workplace.

Work with a team that makes a true difference in the world — making it possible for people to travel around the globe efficiently, comfortably and safely.

We’ve manufactured over 3,500 aircraft including the most advanced turboprop in the air today. Our experience and expertise in constructing the highest performing aircraft in the industry is second to none.

Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Downsview Ontario is a dynamic and varied workplace led by a team that supports and encourages all employees.

With a passionate team of innovators and a global network of support, De Havilland Canada proudly carries on its tradition as a leader in aviation.
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Working at De Havilland Canada, you have opportunity and access to great people. Everyone gets on the same page pretty quickly to get the job done.”
Craig Danks | Project Manager

Our Beliefs Affect the Entire Operation

Our company is based on three values:

We always push for big ideas and challenge the status quo. The work we do is exciting and has an impact on people’s lives, and we’re proactive when coming up with solutions.

In order to evolve, new ways of thinking need to be incorporated. Our leadership team offers the trust and insights for employees to succeed and grow within the company. Career development opportunities are absolutely available.

We believe in listening to ideas no matter who comes up with them. Creating a strong team environment helps our business thrive and allows us to solve problems more efficiently.
I love the entire atmosphere — the innovation, the energy. That’s why I’ve happily been here for 42 years now.”
Paul Costa | Logistics Agent

The Essentials for a Truly Fulfilling Career

At De Havilland Canada, we always aim to do things better. This is a place where your ideas and contributions matter – and will help us make better aircraft for customers all around the world.

Watching an aircraft you helped build take the maiden voyage is awe-inspiring. There is great responsibility in manufacturing aircraft – and it comes with an immense amount of pride in a job well done.

We support each other. Everyone at De Havilland Canada is integral to our larger goal of building an enduring global aerospace leader right here in Canada. No matter your role, you will make a positive difference that will be appreciated by your colleagues, leaders and customers alike.
It’s an awesome feeling building good, reliable aircraft for the world.”
Jeff Forma | Methods and Industrialization


In addition to a stimulating work environment with lots of opportunity for career growth, De Havilland Canada offers:

  • Competitive wages
  • Extended health benefits ( medical, dental, vision, paramedical)
  • Life insurance
  • Employee and family assistance program
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Career development grants
  • And more!
I’ve been passionate about creating something and working with people who make a difference, and I’ve found it with De Havilland Canada.”
Milica Micic | Project Manager

Current opportunities

If you want a fulfilling career with an established aviation company that’s a proud symbol of Canadian innovation and achievement, view our current opportunities. We also hire new graduates who are excited about launching a career with a company dedicated to manufacturing high quality and efficient aircraft.

We offer positions in the following fields:

  • Sales & Marketing
  • Engineering
  • Administration
  • Logistics & Transportation
  • Aviation
  • Supply Chain
  • IT
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De Havilland is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to provide employment opportunities to all individuals, without regard to race, age, sex, colour, ethnic origin, ancestry, place of origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, gender expression, marital status, family status, or disability. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available on request during the recruitment process. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats or communication supports by contacting hr@dehavilland.com.

For HR enquires, contact: hr@dehavilland.com