Aerospace Work Experience


Undergraduate Research Opportunity 2 weeks Online, UK

Uploaded 4 Nov 2021

Job Description

Airbus is an international reference in the aerospace sector. They design, manufacture and deliver industry-leading commercial aircraft, helicopters, military transports, satellites and launch vehicles, as well as providing data services, navigation, secure communications, urban mobility and other solutions for customers on a global scale.

During this free two week virtual work experience programme you’ll meet (virtually) team members from some of the key teams within their business from space to civil aviation. You’ll learn about key elements of Airbus’ business including sustainability and manufacturing. Finally you’ll complete work and assignments to get an understanding of what life at Airbus is like.

The programme involves around 10 hours of activity. You can complete the work over 2 weeks meaning you can fit it around your schedule whether that be school or college. There are live workshops but if you’re unable to attend these a recording will be added.

The programme will take place from the 15th of November for 2 weeks. You did not need to be available full time during those dates but you do need to be able to complete 10 hours worth of activity over the two weeks.

- Space: Meet a member of Airbus’ space team - Wing Manufacturing at Broughton: Take a look at manufacturing at our Broughton base - Sustainability: Explore the work of Airbus’ sustainability team - Apprenticeships at Airbus: Learn about entry routes into Airbus - Getting hired at Airbus: Everything you need to know from interviews to applications

Person Specification


To be eligible for this programme you must be 14-19 years old.