Internship - Busines Process Improvement - Airbus

Salary: Competitive + benefits
Location: South West, Filton, Little Stoke
Start date: Jul-2018
Sectors: Engineering

The A400m Wing Plant Manufacturing Engineering Internship placement will offer the candidate the opportunity to work within the Performance and Improvement Team.

• Directly supporting the Improvement Team with a number of activities on existing and future projects.
• Support the Team with statistical analysis of data from Machine Software , Inspection measurement and manufacturing processes.
• Support the Implementation and Governance of the " Airbus Operating System " to improve Business processes using Continuous Improvement, Lean and Waste Reduction methods to improve the business
• Supporting the introduction of improved ways & toolsets to manage and monitor performance and Standard Time Value baseline validation to align baseline figures to calculate lead time & performance analysis within the operational business.
• Supporting the validation of Plant Improvement projects to reduce cost, cycle time and waste within the operational business.
• The candidate will identify plant improvement opportunities and innovations in manufacturing system in terms of machines, manufacturing processes, Jigs & Tools and system tests and provide validated time values to implement change.

You must be an undergraduate for the whole duration of the placement studying towards a degree in Project management, Lean Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, Production Management or Aerospace Engineering.

You must be available for the full duration on the placement (12months)

Essential skills:

• Good level of Microsoft Excel application and understanding of data integration (Particular area required use of Data Management and statistical analysis)
• Project Management
• Good level of Microsoft PowerPoint Knowledge - Communication skills - Proactive approach

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners from 100 to more than 600 seats. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as Europe's number one space enterprise and the world's second largest space business. In helicopters, Airbus provides the most efficient civil and military rotorcraft solutions worldwide. Our people work with passion and determination to make the world a more connected, safer and smarter place. Taking pride in our work, we draw on each other's expertise and experience to achieve excellence. Our diversity and teamwork culture propel us to accomplish the extraordinary - on the ground, in the sky and in space.

Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief