Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2017, it generated revenues of € 67 billion and employed a workforce of around 130,000. 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.
Description of the job
Start date: 1st July 2019
Duration: 12 Months
Internships are available at Airbus within the Broughton plant in the Plan and Distribute department, where you will be working in a challenging, dynamic and multifunctional team. We are the department that are responsible for planning and movement of all material on site, which varies from small detailed kit preparation and deployment to oversized transport by air, land and sea.
The internship will give a unique insight into areas within logistics that could be potential career paths within Airbus. The programme is designed so that you get to experience the full span of the 10 main areas within logistics and from this you will gain project skills along with knowledge around the industry and operational exposure.
Tasks & accountabilities
Key activities include:
- Support the lineside logistics teams working closely with the operational teams to gain experience of processes and procedures to support in wing manufacture. - Supporting the logistics business by attending high level reviews and producing progress reports, key performance indicates and delivery measures, and looking for continuous improvements. - Provide support to the Logistics management team leaders - To take on an improvements project which will involve end to end project management and to prove demonstrated benefits. - To take data and analyse to find opportunity for improvements and development. - Carry out investigations and root cause analysis into reported logistics disruption on the shop floor. - Provide co-ordination support for stakeholder mapping and management - Planning - Planning and scheduling shop floor orders and overseas materials movement. - Work on building a robust risk and opportunity tracker/process
This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company’s success, reputation and sustainable growth.
You must be an undergraduate for the full duration of the placement, working towards a degree in; Logistics, Supply Chain, Air Transport, Business or similar.
This position would suit someone who has knowledge in Supply chain logistics and be confident to work in a demanding logistics/operational environment. The successful candidates will need to be able to demonstrate good communication skills and be able to undertake stakeholder management. Knowledge of Microsoft office tools Hold a full driver’s licence - preferred Self motivated and enthusiastic always looking for opportunities Well organised and proactive.