Airbus Helicopters recognized as a top employer in Hamilton-Niagara region

Airbus Helicopters Canada has been named one of Hamilton Niagara’s top 100 employers for 2020 by Canada’s Top Employers Project. The honor recognizes industry-leading organizations for their work in employee attraction, attainment and growth.

Airbus Helicopters Canada has been named one of Hamilton Niagara’s top 100 employers for 2020. The OEM is also celebrating 35 years of operations in Canada. Airbus Photo

Airbus is a leading manufacturer of helicopters used throughout Canada in roles such as law enforcement, air medical, oil-and-gas, utility, private and business aviation, and tourism. The Fort Erie facility, with its 280 employees, is a recognized center of excellence for composite manufacturing and is the sole source supplier for composite parts on eight different Airbus helicopter platforms flying all over the world. The company also provides overhaul services, including dynamic component repair, to Airbus helicopter operators worldwide.


“Our 35 years of success in Fort Erie is a direct result of both the dedication and expertise of our employees who’ve helped grow the company into what it is today, and our valued customers who count on us to deliver high-quality products and services,” said Dwayne Charette, president and chief operating officer of Airbus Helicopters Canada. “We greatly appreciate this recognition and value the support of our local community.”

Airbus Helicopters is committed to fostering the professional development of its employees through initiatives including individual learning opportunities and collaborative design workspaces. In addition, employees are encouraged to support the local community through a variety of charitable events organized by Airbus.

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