Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company's core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world's premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers around the globe.
Each year, Spirit offers interns the opportunity to work alongside industry leaders on cutting-edge projects. By joining Spirit as a Spirit intern, you'll get the chance to:
Gain skills, leadership and hands-on experience while exploring careers associated with your field of study
Build relationships with mentors to provide insight into your career goals
Do challenging work on individual and team projects
Network with other students, Spirit employees and the community through planned recreational, volunteer and social activities
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Manufacturing consists of jobs associated with production, test, and delivery of company products.
Job Family Description:
Analyzes and designs sequence of operations and work flow to improve efficiencies in plant and production facilities and equipment layouts; and establishes methods for maximum utilization of production facilities and personnel and optimization of product flow. May establish or assist in establishing accident prevention measures and may manage training programs for personnel concerning all phases of production operations. Conducts studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control, and production record systems. On the basis of these studies, develops and implements optimized product flow. May assist facilities engineers in the planning and design of facilities. Develops and provides time standards to the shop floor as well as standard work for operations and processes. Utilizes analytical skills for capacity analysis, tool and equipment utilization as well as line balancing. Performs trend analysis of shop performance measures to identify opportunities for improvements.
Enrolled in a full-time university degree program in the area of the internship
Current sophomore, junior or grad student standing.
Have at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
Spirit AeroSystems is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.