Executive Assistant

As a manufacturer and supplier of aviation ground support equipment, AVRO GSE supports equipment
throughout North America and knows the urgency of reducing downtime and understands the pressing
need for immediate support and service in the aviation industry.

AVRO GSE operations are based in Emerald Park, SK just outside Regina where we undergo service and
operational activities for all equipment categories and distribute throughout North America.

We are currently looking for a self-motivated and dynamic executive assistant with strong skillsets in
communication, time management, prioritization, and attention to detail.

Position Location: Emerald Park, SK

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing Email, calendar, and all meeting requests on behalf of GM
  • Call answering / screening along with reception duties for small office environment
  • Coordinates travel arrangements where needed
  • Attending meetings and recording meeting reports on behalf of GM.
  • Preparation of reports, presentations, and meeting agendas ongoing

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be self-motivated and possesses excellent organizational and communication skills (written and oral).
  • Possess advanced computer knowledge and typing skills with high level of competency with Microsoft Applications -(specifically – Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams).
  • Have a basic understanding of business management systems, process, and procedures.
  • Demonstrate great time management skills
  • Maintain strict confidentiality

AVRO GSE offers a challenging work environment, competitive wage and benefit package and a strong
commitment to continuous improvement and excellence. We continue to build a strong team that has
depth in both personal leadership skills as well as industry-related training and experience.

December 18, 2018

2018 has flown by quickly, and was a year of great growth and success for the Avro GSE team. At the beginning of 2018, we saw the successful launch of our Avro Tracker Telematics throughout North America. Throughout the year, we continued to improve and add value to our products across the board, and we...
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December 4, 2018

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December 3, 2018

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November 16, 2018

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November 2, 2018

Operating and maintaining a Ground Support Equipment (GSE) fleet is no small expense. From personnel to maintenance to the GSE itself, operational budgets are quickly depleted in the daily whir of ground support operations. By streamlining and maximizing the efficiency of your GSE fleet, you can help curb your costs and stay on budget. We’ve...
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October 26, 2018

On October 2 – 4, Avro GSE had a major presence at the International Airport GSE Expo in Las Vegas Nevada. IAGSE Expo is the only event solely focused on Ground Support Equipment for aviation and attracts more than 2500 attendees from a variety of industry groups including: Airlines Airports/FBOs Contract Service Providers Ground Handlers Military...
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October 26, 2018

Over the years, there’s been much discussion about green movements within the aviation industry. On a daily basis, we’re bombarded with messages about eco-friendly products, saving the earth and being environmentally friendly. But what exactly is “green” Ground Service Equipment (GSE)? Green GSE extends far past the equipment itself, and in this blog we explain...
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September 17, 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects 7.2 billion passengers to travel in 2035, a near doubling of the 3.8 billion air travelers in 2016. What does this increase in traffic mean for Ground Support Equipment (GSE)? As capacity expands, so will the need for more advanced strategies to manage larger quantities of ground handling...
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August 27, 2018

Ground support equipment is a huge investment. Not only does it come with a cost, but high-stakes as well. Having efficient, reliable and cost-effective ground support equipment to seamlessly support your operations is essential for your operations to thrive and succeed. We’ve created a guide to help you make the right decision when it comes...
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August 27, 2018

Avro GSE is thrilled to announce our presence at the 2018 International Airport Ground Support Expo on October 2 – 4 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The expo features three days of networking opportunities, exhibits, and fun. The expo is an excellent opportunity to increase your GSE knowledge by getting up close and personal with more...
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July 5, 2018

New GSE fleet technology is exciting. It increases efficiency and many of its new features enhance operations including increased visibility, real time alerts and enhanced monitoring abilities. However, with transitioning to any new technology, change can be scary. We’ve created a guide to help make implementing your new GSE fleet technology easier. Create processes (HR,...
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June 26, 2018

June 26, 2018. Avro GSE, a subsidiary of Saskarc Industries, launched their new line of powered equipment today. Not only is the equipment modern, lean and green, but it is equipped with their fleet management system – Avro Tracker – and has a one year managed maintenance program, called Avro Care, included. The new line...
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June 6, 2018

It’s no secret that the aviation industry is a huge contributor to world pollution. According to the Canadian Airports Council, aviation is responsible for 12% of CO2 emissions from all transport sources. Here are three green-friendly ground service equipment products and solutions that can help you lower your carbon footprint as well as offer you...
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January 9, 2018

Air travel is on the rise and everyone wants airports today to move faster and more efficiently! As capacity expands, so will the need for more advanced strategies to manage larger quantities of ground support equipment, personnel, and information. This eBook looks closely at the benefits of implementing fleet management systems for airport ground support by...
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October 31, 2017

Airports are busy and getting busier every year. Airports Council International reports that both global passenger traffic and air cargo traffic have steadily increased and show no signs of slowing. These increases place demands on every aspect of the airport, especially GSE operations safety. Ground Support Equipment Managers have to find new ways to meet the...
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October 12, 2017

How could Ground Support Equipment Managers ensure that every unit is checked by every operator every shift? Is that even possible? Yes it is, with Wireless Verification. Ground Support Equipment Telematics now affords GSE managers the ability to equip every unit in their airport fleet with a digital pre-operational safety checklist. These devices allow for...
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August 28, 2017

Ground Support Managers are measured by their ability to prevent ground time and deliver efficient airport operations. The efficiency of airport operations is strongly influenced by the condition of ground support equipment. Maintaining proactive control and real-time monitoring of the condition of your airport maintenance equipment increases reliability of operation while decreasing inefficiency and ground...
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August 28, 2017

You collect timely data on the condition of equipment, accurately track the location of fleet units, and keep comprehensive maintenance records. So the answer is ‘yes’ – right?   But how much do you know about the equipment operators of your equipment? Understanding the human element of an airport ground support equipment operation can provide...
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August 28, 2017

An airport with no downtime is an airport everyone LOVES to go to! Travellers, airport employees and management, vendors, operators, mechanics, even ground support equipment suppliers appreciate the well-oiled machine that is an airport in continuous operation. You know that is no small task. A large number of factors impact airport downtime, but Airport Ground...
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July 26, 2017

Comprehensive GSE portfolio combines best-in-class equipment with state-of-the-art telematics technology to reduce downtime and drive increased profitability Oxbow, Saskatchewan- July 27, 2017 – Avro GSE, a division of Saskarc industries, today launched a line of ground support equipment (GSE), a fleet management solution called Avro Tracker and a complementary array of parts and services to...
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