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Quality Operations Internship

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Airbus Operations Ltd.

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2018 it generated revenues of € 64 billion and employed a workforce of around 134,000. Airbus offers the most comprehensive range of passenger airliners. Airbus is also a European leader providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world's leading space companies. 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.

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Description of the job

The department are responsible for ensuring adherence to processes and procedures delivering safety and Quality to the customer. Working across all programmes/products and functions managing varied complex problems. Internal to the Broughton Plant and with transnational teams, we also work across all functions i.e Manufacturing Engineering,
Design, Final Assembly Lines, Operations delivering solutions and improvements to processes and IT systems to deliver best value to the customer and improved efficiency to the product.

Tasks & accountabilities

  • Maintain the data and produce the charts/KPI required for the Quality Excellence / CNQ Plateau control room.
  • Carry out investigations and root cause analysis into reported quality / technical issues from business team and customer.
  • Ensure appropriate corrective and preventative action is taken by the accountable function through the use of multifunctional
    teams in line with Quality rules and standards.
  • Interface with the operational teams and integrate with all support functions at the working level so that fast response to Quality
    concerns in the production cycle are the norm, resulting in containment of concerns, customer protection, visual management
    and evidence of quality improvements.
  • Collects Quality issues requiring corrective actions
  • Carries out NC root cause analysis and structured problem solving for simple issues, including multi-functional team.
  • Ensures that containment and corrective activities are implemented and efficient.
  • Escalates complex issues (external to FAL, FAL transversal issues, technically complex…) to Conformance team where
  • Deploys Lean Quality activities and applies Quality tools at working level
  • Provides feedback to operations & support functions on Quality issues including visual management
  • Performs surveillance of processes and process confirmation activities according to Quality standards and surveillance plan

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.

Required skills

You must be an undergraduate for the full duration of the internship, studying towards a degree in one of the following:

  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Project Management
  • Quality Assurance.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 10417172 EJ EN EXT 7
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Year-long
  • Broughton (Chester)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Manufacturing
  • Project Management

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