Work experience placements across a range of areas including:
A highly specialised area where state-of-the-art Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Manufacture (CAM) is used to prepare and machine wing components.
Various engineering departments are involved in the wing build from initial stages to final dispatch. Here you will help engineers find solutions to engineering problems.
Manufacturing Skills Academy
Responsible for the design and delivery of training programmes that equip employees with the necessary skills and experience to work on a production line.
Promotes continuous improvement and ensures that our products meet regulatory standards. The department deals with Europe’s leading regulatory bodies.
Sources, negotiates and purchases all equipment from office chairs to aircraft components. An interest in maths and business is an advantage here.
Supports various engineering departments in wing manufacture.
Supports individuals in all matters relating to their employment from pay to promotions to pensions. Administrative, organisational, personal and computer skills are ideal here.
Good administration is essential in any organisation. This area will give students the opportunity to learn about these roles in a busy office environment.
Air Traffic Control
There are a limited number of placements in the control tower. These are available to students studying AS/A level or equivalent and who want to pursue an ATC career.
Supply Chain Logistics
A diverse function split into three processes; Plan & Schedule, Supply Products and Distribute Products. Analytical and Communication skills along with a keen interest in Business is essential.
- Plan & Schedule – MRP Planning
- Supply Products – Ordering Teams
- Distribute Products – Transport, Despatch, Distribution Solutions (Kanban etc), Physical Logistics