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Safety Improvement Project Manager Placement (12 Months)

Project Management/Mechanical/Manufacturing/Aerospace.

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About us!

As a leading aircraft manufacturer at the forefront of the aviation industry, Safety at Work is a Top Company Objective for Airbus. The global project ‘People Safety @ Work’ has teams from all of our plants working on best practices to reduce and eliminate the risks associated with using industrial equipment. This placement will give the successful candidate the opportunity to influence safety strategy and to practice various aspects of project management including; creating project plans, engaging multi functional teams, developing financial business cases and reporting on project status.

Make it possible. Make it happen. Make it fly.

At Airbus Group, our people work with passion and determination to accomplish the extraordinary – on the ground, in the sky and in space.

What you will be doing:

This role will give the successful candidate the opportunity to work with experienced safety professionals across Airbus and to influence the strategy to improve the safe use of a wide range of industrial equipment. It also includes working with various local production teams made up of Operations, Manufacturing Engineering and Safety to develop and deploy project plans to realise these improvements across the Broughton plant.

During this placement, the activities you may undertake will also include;

  • Working with the transnational ‘People Safety @ Work’ project team to determine and develop best practices.
  • Working with the Broughton production teams to deploy these best practices into various production environments.


Please note, we love your interest in working for Airbus but we do ask that you make only one application. We encourage you to take time to decide which of our exciting opportunities is right for you and then submit an application that best represents you, your skills and experience in connection with the role you have selected. 

One application: Make It Possible, Make It Happen, Make It … Count !

Please note our placements are open to Undergraduates only. Therefore it is mandatory for candidates to be an undergraduate for the whole duration of the placement.

Successful candidates will be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Collaborates well within a team, including working with a transnational team. 
  • Ability to think strategically and translate improvement practices into local project plans.
  • A good communication style to engage and influence people from different functions. 
  • Ability to build business cases to justify any expenditure required to deliver the improvement projects. 
  • Academic requirements are either Manufacturing/Production Engineering or Occupational Safety.

Please ensure that a covering letter detailing motivations and suitability for this position is included in your application.


  • £18,000 salary
  • 25 days' holiday plus bank holidays
  • Flexible working hours

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Job ID Number: JR10078480
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Multiple vacancies
  • £18,000 + benefits
  • All grades
  • 12 months
  • Broughton (Chester)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Aerospace
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics
  • Project Management

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