Textron Simulator Installation Specialist in Montreal, Canada

Simulator Installation Specialist


How do you train the best pilots in the world? How do you prepare pilots to have the safest, smoothest, surest flights?

That’s what drives us at TRU Simulation Training . And to do achieve it, we need the help of a Simulator Installation Specialist .

Reporting to the Installation and Hardware Integration Manager, the Simulator Installation Specialist will be responsible for ensuring on time product delivery while participating in activities such as integration and testing of hardware while in Montreal, as well as participating in device installations at customer sites around the world.

Work with different state-of-the-art aircraft: check!

Work with cutting edge simulation technology: check!

Challenges: check!

Come join us at TRU Simulation Training !


  • Verify the hardware system’s functionality and troubleshoot deficiencies.

  • Install full flight simulators at customer training centers.

  • Survey customer locations to ensure that they meet simulator requirements.

  • Communicate simulator requirements to customers.

  • Communicate site deficiencies to customers in a professional manner.

  • Work with engineering to develop solutions to installation challenges.

  • Support the creation of documentation and procedures.

  • Ability to travel up to 50% of the year for up to a month.

  • Troubleshoot simulator components using wiring diagrams and in-house software.

  • Other tasks that fall within the applicant’s skills and abilities.

About TRU:

TRU Simulation Training is a leader in aviation simulation and training, preparing our customers with true-to-life experiences. Driven by innovation and safety, our products help pilots and maintainers achieve daily success in aviation.

We are proudly backed by our parent company, Textron, Inc. (NYSE: TXT), a Fortune 500 known worldwide for aviation and defense brands including Bell Helicopter, Cessna, Beechcraft, Hawker and Textron Systems.



  • Degree in a technical field or equivalency.

  • Confident and proactive.

  • Proficient in AutoCAD.

  • Ability to troubleshoot systems using wiring diagrams.

  • Comfortable with Windows based devices.

  • Good technical writing skills in English.

  • Ability to implement and understand systems using logic and independent investigation on system functionality.

  • Experience in a customer facing roles.

  • Attention to detail, thoroughness, and proactivity.

  • Able to take on leadership roles and work independently.

  • Ability to travel up to 50% of the year with minimal notice for up to a month

  • Proficient in MS. Office (Excel, Word, MS. Project, Power Point, Outlook)

  • Fluent in English and French


  • Simulator technician or installation experience.

  • Knowledge of computers (windows, wiring, and electronic components)

  • Knowledge in Linux

  • Knowledge of simulator hardware troubleshooting

  • Knowledge of simulator mechanics and hardware

  • Experience in a customer facing roles

Job Product Support

Primary Location CA-Quebec-Montreal

Recruiting Company TRU Simulation Training, Inc.

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 271076