Airbus Final Assembly Line
  • 27-Sep-2021 to 19-Oct-2021 (CST)
  • Mobile, AL, USA
  • Market competitive salary
  • Salary
  • Full Time

This position offers the following benefits: Medical insurance, Prescription insurance, Healthcare Advocacy, Employee Assistance Program, Health Savings Account, Paid Vacation, Paid Personal/Sick Time, Paid Holidays, Bonus(es). After one year of service, can elect to participate in 401(k). These are our current benefit offerings for the 2021 plan year and are subject to change without notice.

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 sixfold order book increase since 2000.

AIRBUS requires that all employees, temporary workers, and contractors of Airbus will be fully vaccinated by December 8, 2021 or prior to employment.

Position Summary: As Process Performance Engineer, you will provide technical assistance (methods, products, etc.) to the Production teams, with the aim of optimizing the industrial process, whilst observing safety, cost, quality and lead-time criteria.

You will be a driving force for the implementation of appropriate solutions (methods, processes and organization) to meet company requirements.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Series Production Process Time Optimizer: 35%
  • Producing PERT/GANTT diagrams
    • Program Evaluation Review Techniques diagrams are developed to identify task dependencies.
  • Producing line balancing for each MSN.
  • Defining the critical cycle => Industrial or => Technical
  • Analyzing industrial capacities
  • Calculating the workforce and resources

  1. Development Process Time Optimizer: 35%
  • Defining the critical cycle => Industrial or => Technical
  • Calculating the workforce and resources
  • Contributing to the definition of the industrial architecture
  • Studying and optimizing flows
  • The time management focal point for the Final Assembly Line (FAL) meaning you are the person that completes the calculation for how long a process should take in an ideal state.

  • Continuous improvement activities: 20%
  • Defining stations to be analyzed => master plan
    • Deviations and Initial Allocated Time/time spent objectives, Performance
    • Process modification
    • Station optimization
  • Direct interaction with Operations team
  • Detecting and analyzing malfunctions
  • Updating time baselines
  • Updating workloads
  • Processing improvement proposals
    • Align (AOS) Airbus Operating System focus areas to the established plan.

Additional Responsibilities:

Other duties as assigned: 10%

  • Lead special projects assigned by manager.

Qualified Experience / Skills / Training:


  • Required: Candidate must have a 2-year qualification in engineering/mechanical engineering/electrical engineering/production management/manufacturing engineering.


  • Required: 2 Years Manufacturing Experience
  • Preferred: Experienced in facilitation leading teams through activities


  • Required: N/A
  • Preferred: N/A

Knowledge, Skills, Demonstrated Capabilities:

  • Required : Computer Skills
  • Preferred

Communication Skills (Spoken, Written, Influencing, Proficiency in Other Languages):

  • Comfortable speaking in front of a group.

Technical Systems Proficiency:

Travel Required:

  • 5 % Domestic and International (As needed when a specific issue arises but should not be more than 1 week per year.)


  • Authorized to Work in the US


  • None

Decision Making, Complexity:

  • Candidate will be responsible for working directly with Operations to understand the critical path workflow and make the decision to complete request to change established plan or modify.

Organizational information:

This Position falls underneath Technical Support which consists of Manufacturing Engineering, MAP Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Planning & Jigs and Tools.

  • Mobile A320 Plant Manger> H/O Technical Support> H/O Industrial Engineering & Planning > PPE

Job Dimensions, Contributions to Success:

  • This position is directly linked with our base (STV) Standard Time Values that help justify how long each one of our job packages will take to complete. This activity help support the required number of operators required for each station.
  • Efficiency % KPI's - Direct support understanding if we are completing the required work in the allotted time.

Nature of Contacts:

Frequent communication on a daily basis with internal parties only

Physical Requirements:

Includes: Lifting, Carrying, Pushing/Pulling, Sitting, Standing, Squatting/Kneeling, Walking, Speaking, Hearing, Vision, Manual Dexterity, Travel. Include estimated time or percentage for each factor and maximum weight for lifting.

Equal Opportunity: Airbus Group is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Airbus Group is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

As a leader in our field, Airbus Group provides relocation assistance for qualified positions and a comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

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

Airbus Group does not offer tenured or guaranteed employment. Employment with Airbus Group is at will, meaning either the company or the employee can terminate the employment relationship at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice.

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