Airbus Final Assembly Line
  • 09-Oct-2020 to 23-Oct-2020 (CST)
  • Mobile, AL, USA
  • Contract

Airbus is an international pioneer in the aerospace industry. We are a leader in designing, manufacturing and delivering aerospace products, services and solutions to customers on a global scale. We aim for a better-connected, safer and more prosperous world.

A commercial aircraft manufacturer, with Space and Defense as well as Helicopters Divisions, Airbus is the largest aeronautics and space company in Europe and a worldwide leader. 

Airbus has built on its strong European heritage to become truly international with roughly 180 locations and 12,000 direct suppliers globally. The company has aircraft and helicopter final assembly lines across Asia, Europe and the Americas, and has achieved a more than six fold order book increase since 2000.


Position Summary: 

The Airbus Operating System (AOS) Industrial Engineering Intern will assist and support Airbus FAL US. With a proven "Can Do" attitude, the jobholder will support the Lean Line design team in Standard line balancing and implementing a Robust Production pace control pace, with the aim of optimizing the industrial process, whilst observing safety, cost, quality and lead-time. Over the course of the position, the jobholder will support Standard Line Balancing and Implementing production pace control.


Essential Functions:

  • Utilize Smart Goals:
    • Use MTM Analysis to update accurate STV times in Work Order.
    • Standard Time Variance (STV) of allocated work order by Airbus Times studies method following aircraft build on the shop floor
  • Implement Robust Work Content Trackers and PPC routines
    • Identify work content tracker for each station with clear red/white spaces
    • Update work content tracker with STV time study data
  • Work with Industrial Engineer of each station to update the planning tool. Work with station managers to implement PPC routines to track STV allocated vs. STV earned vs. disruption.

Qualifications/Basic Job Requirements (Skills needed):

  • Knowledge of Basic manufacturing processes.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) and Google suite.


  • Demonstrated effective communication skills.
  • Knowledge of SAP is preferred.
  • Candidate Must be available to work 30+ hours a week.


Education/Special Qualifications (schooling, certifications):

A current student enrolled full-time or part-time in a 4 year or 2 year institution.



Working Conditions: 


Vision: adequate to enter and read material on computer screens.  Able to identify individuals to initiate greetings, the giving of directions and other business interactions

Hearing: able to hear sufficiently to engage in conversation in office settings Able to hear safety alerts and warning signals.


Speaking: able to engage in conversations in person and via electronic means and deliver information to groups of varying size with or without amplification.

Equipment Operation Able to operate a wide range of personal and office electronic equipment.

Carrying: able to occasionally carry up to 30lbs/14kg which engaging in training, addressing production issues or as part of continuous improvement projects.

Lifting: able to occasionally lift up to 30lbs/14kg.

Pushing/Pulling: able to push/pull items in office areas.

Sitting: able to sit for extended periods of time at computer and in meetings.

Squatting/Kneeling: able to occasionally squat or kneel to retrieve or replace items shelved on bottom shelves.

Standing: able to stand for extended periods of time.

Walking: able to walk through office and production areas, around flight line and airstrips and sometimes on uneven indoor and/or outdoor surfaces.   


Airbus in America provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Airbus in America complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. 


As a matter of policy, Airbus does not sponsor visas for US positions unless specified. Only applicants with current work authorization will be considered.


Airbus in America expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Airbus's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.

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