Internship Flight Test Engineering Job at Textron Aviation in Wichita, KS

Textron Aviation

  • Wichita, KS

  • Training

  • Full-time

Lift your career to new heights. At Textron Aviation, our culture allows you to grow within the company while building your career. Developing new leaders and encouraging innovative ideas are critical to the success of our organization. The Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc. is the leading general aviation authority and home to the iconic Beechcraft, Cessna and Hawker brands which account for more than half of all general aviation aircraft flying. These brands bring together decades of unmatched experience in designing, building and supporting aircraft. From design to flight, Textron Aviation has become an industry leader through our belief in having t he Right People in the Right Place at the Right Time. Are you ready to elevate your career? Position Summary Will be involved with generating airplane performance data, flying qualities, and systems flight testing of Cessna jets and propeller aircraft. Testing includes the development and certification of existing and new types of aircraft for Textron Aviation single and multi-engine piston, turboprop and jet aircraft. Activities include reducing and expanding takeoff, climb, cruise and landing data. Some travel may be required. Responsibilities – Research U.S. and foreign regulatory and operational requirements, develop test procedures, write flight test plans, analyze flight data and write reports to document generated performance data. – Generate performance data for flight manuals, operating manuals, check lists, etc. – Contribute to efforts to improve airplane performance data analysis processes and tools. – Work with various groups within Cessna Product Engineering to develop systems flight test procedures and pass/fail criteria. – Conduct performance, flying qualities and systems flight testing by working with flight crews via telemetry station and on-board during flight tests. – Participate in the development and improvement flight test processes and tools. Education Pursuing Mechanical, Aerospace & Electrical Engineering Preffered At Least 60 hours completed towards Bachelor of Science in Engineering Position Requirements – Excellent written and verbal communication skills. – Professional Demeanor EEO Statement Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. Pay Transparency Policy Statement The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements, including US Citizenship, for access to classified information. Job Field Engineering Primary Location US-Kansas-Wichita Recruiting Company Textron Aviation Schedule Full-time Job Level Individual Contributor Shift First Shift Job Posting 10/15/2020, 8:29:49 AM Textron (and its subsidiaries) participates in E-Verify. We will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employer’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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