Airbus Helicopters, Inc
  • 15-Jul-2021 to 30-Sep-2021 (EST)
  • 10230 TX Engineer Support
  • Grand Prairie, TX, USA
  • market competitive salary
  • Hourly
  • Intern

This Intern 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.

Position Summary:

Responsibilities will include assisting the Engineering and Certification department. Perform clerical office duties such as filing, word processing, excel spreadsheets and records updating. Provide technical assistance for all Certification, Engineering and STC projects related to design activities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  1. Office Support: 40%
  • Provide administrative assistance to Engineering management as required for clerical duties.
  • Responsible for managing, organizing, and securing electronic data, documents, files, and records in the AHI
  • Engineering and Certification SharePoint sites.
  • Requires the use of word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software.
  • Operates office equipment and completes general office work.
  • Responsible for managing, organizing, and securing electronic data, documents, files, and records in the AHI
  • Engineering and Certification SharePoint sites.
  • Assist in arranging domestic and international travel and submitting to manager for approval.
  • Use of Concur system to create and submit expense reports to manager for employee reimbursement.
  • Tracks and processes Engineering Invoices through SharePoint and SAP
  • Produces Purchase Requests for departmental needs and functions
  • Initiates and follows up on IT work orders for system malfunctions and product refurbishment
  • Maintains and orders all departmental and breakroom supplies
  • Check and distribute mail
  1. ODA/Certification Support: 30%
  • Provide technical assistance as required to support Engineering and Certification projects to the STC
  • Administrators, Project Administrators or other management as required.
  • Provide assistance as required for STC file maintenance, copying and other clerical duties including filing and data entry.
  • Create and maintain quarterly and yearly reports to submit to the FAA, such as ODA Scorecard and Activity Reports
  • Support STC project closure audits and create Post STC Submittals to the FAA
  • Update STC-FMS-MMS List
  1. Engineering Support and Liaison 10%
  • Responsible for importing information of RDAS reports and filing the paper copy
  • Use Database management system to create specific reports required by AH
  • Responsible for A/C data records to date and log and send old records to Iron Mountain for storage
  1. Continuous Improvement 10%
  • As required, updates Engineering and Certification procedures, work instructions and forms
  • Maintain original documents folder and manages updates SharePoint Document Center
  • Follow, apply and help execute desktop procedures for documentation and training.
  1. Visual Management 10%
  • Communications board for facility information, notices and events
  • Deploys 5-minute Safety Training and QA Training to team, gather signatures and return to requesting dept.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualified Experience / Skills / Training:



  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science (BS) or equivalent degree in Electrical Engineering and Avionics from an accredited college/university



  • Responsibilities will require resourcefulness, organizational skills and the ability to coordinate activities across company functions.

Knowledge, Skills, Demonstrated Capabilities:


  • MS Office Products

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

  • Must be able to communicate in English.

Technical Systems Proficiency:

  • MS Office Products

Travel Required:

  • 0% Domestic and International


  • Authorized to Work in the US

Decision Making, Complexity:

  • Intern will learn organization and be able to do tasks without supervision once trained.

Organizational information:

  • Reports to Sr. Director of Engineering

Direct Reports:

  • Exempt: 0
  • Non-exempt: 0

Job Dimensions, Contributions to Success:

  • List specific examples of direct responsibility this position has for company assets, revenue, budget and financial responsibility, strategic influence, customer relationships and impact on customers, key figures per year.

Nature of Contacts:

  • Moderate communication on a frequent basis with internal parties only.

Physical Requirements:

  • Onsite: 100% as allowed by school schedule
  • Vision: able to see and read computer screen and other electronic equipment with screens, able to read documents, reports and engineering drawings.
  • Hearing: able to hear to participate in conversations in person and via teleconference or phone and to hear sounds on production floor including safety warnings or alarms.
  • Speaking: able to speak in conversations and meetings, deliver information and participate in communications.
  • Equipment Operation (personal computer, telephone, copies, fax machine, and related office equipment and using electronic identification card to enter building floors and internal doors): able to operate most office and personal electronic equipment and some tools including production tools such as hydraulic lifts.
  • Carrying: able to carry documents, tools, drawings, electronic equipment up to 30lbs/14kgs.
  • Lifting: able to lift documents, tools, drawings, electronic equipment up to 30lbs/14kgs.
  • Pushing / Pulling: able to push and pull small office furniture and some equipment and tools.
  • Sitting: able to sit for long periods of time in meetings, working on computer.
  • Squatting / Kneeling: able to squat or kneel to retrieve or replace items stored on low shelving.
  • Standing: able to stand for discussions in offices or on production floor.
  • Walking (include routine walking such as to a shared printer to retrieve documents): able to walk through office and production areas including uneven surfaces.
  • Personal Protective Equipment required: Occasionally may be required PPE includes, but is not limited to, Safety Shoes, Safety Glasses, Hearing Protection if visiting the shop floor.

Equal Opportunity:

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status

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

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

Airbus Helicopters, Inc. does not offer tenured or guaranteed employment. Employment with Airbus 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.

NOTE: Airbus Helicopters, Inc. reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as the need arises. This position description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

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