Airbus Defense and Space
  • 03-Nov-2022 to 03-Jan-2023 (EST)
  • AIRBUS U.S. Space & Defense, Inc.
  • Grand Prairie, TX, USA
  • 22 per hour
  • Hourly
  • Seasonal

Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc offers advanced solutions to meet the most complex U.S. defense, security, space, and intelligence requirements. Celebrating over 50 years in the US, we remain a trusted government partner, leveraging world-class satellite, laser communication, rotor and fixed wing solutions to help our national security, defense and space focused customers meet their missions.

Airbus U.S. looks to employ a commitment driven team, dedicated to enabling our customer's mission success. We are committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment and a welcoming and engaging staff. With competitive compensation and superior employee benefits, as well as a commitment to fostering individual career growth, Airbus U.S. is the place where top talent wants to work.

Position Summary:

By supporting the daily military offer management activities, the incumbent will have the opportunity to learn bid & proposal, sales, and Business Development processes at a major OEM. Networking internationally and discovering a very interactive and challenging environment. The intern will be able to join and observe senior level decision-making meetings.

Position Responsibilities:

  1. Day-to-Day Activities: 90%
  • Create, collaborate, and Distribute presentation materials in support of the internal business processes
  • Organize reviews and meetings as required for internal approvals; validate Stakeholder availability
  • Maintaining RAIL for technical actions
  • Follow up actions from team
  • Develop and maintain cloud-based offer directory
  • Maintain aircraft technical data for use in the creation of technical volumes
  • Mine potential opportunities through monitoring offer sites and evaluate for possible pursuit
  • Maintain the Sales opportunity register
  • Ensure coherency between salesforce databases managed by different Airbus divisions
  • Liaise with multiple departments across Airbus divisions.
  • Other administrative tasks as required

Name of Area of Responsibility (if applicable): 90%

  • Military Line of Business Offer Support

Additional Responsibilities: 10%

Other duties as assigned:

  • This position is not intended to be all-inclusive and the employee will also perform other tasks as assigned.

Qualified Experience / Skills / Training:


  • Currently enrolled in, or having received, an undergraduate degree from an accredited college/university majoring in Engineering or Business or related field
  • Possess an overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Knowledge, Skills, Demonstrated Capabilities:

  • Strong critical thinker who uses data and logic to identify alternatives, evaluate, and present approaches to solve complex problems
  • Demonstrate high level of accuracy of work
  • Must be dependable with attendance and follow instructions and directions accurately
  • Strong organizational skills to prioritize and plan work activities
  • Exhibit flexible attitude and approach to assignments
  • Excellent time-management skills with the ability to meet goals and deadlines under pressure
  • Strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Proficient analytical and reporting skills that allow you to understand and interpret data
  • Enjoys coming up with solutions to increase efficiency in their day-to-day work
  • Ability to operate in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communicator with a positive, self-starter attitude

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

  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Technical Systems Proficiency:

  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Salesforce
  • SharePoint
  • Adobe Suite

Travel Required:

  • 0% travel required


  • U.S. Citizenship

Nature of Contacts:

Role includes involved communication with internal and external parties on a daily basis.

Physical Requirements:

  • Onsite: 100%
  • Vision: able to see and read computer screen and other electronic equipment with screens, able to read documents.
  • Hearing: able to hear to participate in conversations in person and via teleconference or phone and to hear sounds including safety warnings or alarms.
  • Speaking: able to speak in conversations, 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
  • Carrying: able to carry documents, electronic equipment and/or supplies up to 40lbs/9kg
  • Lifting: able to lift documents, electronic equipment and/or supplies up to 40lbs/9kg.
  • Pushing / Pulling: able to push/pull items in office areas.
  • Sitting: able to sit for long periods of time in meetings, working on computer.
  • Squatting / Kneeling: able to occasionally squat or kneel to retrieve or replace items shelved on bottom shelves
  • Standing: able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Walking: able to walk through office and outside areas including uneven surfaces.

Equal Opportunity: Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

This position is a temporary (contract) position with no specific time period but could be extended or shortened as needed. Contractors are employed by a 3rd party vendor and placed on assignment to Airbus in America.

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

Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. does not offer tenured or guaranteed employment. Employment with Airbus U.S. Space & Defense, Inc. 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.

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