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2019 Fall Intern/Co-op - Dynamic Structures & Cabin Safety E

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Wichita, KS 67202
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2019 Fall Intern/Co\-op \- Dynamic Structures & Cabin Safety Engineer


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 brandsbring 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 havingthe Right People in the Right Place at the Right Time \.Are you ready to elevate your career?


Full time or part time internships available\.Located in Wichita, KS\.

Analyze and optimize aircraft interior structures and seating systems to meet cabin crashworthiness requirements, will create technical certification documents to comply with regulatory requirements, and are encouraged to have innovative ideas and solutions\. Tasks include work in advance design, new product development, special customer requests, refurbishments, special missions, field issues/customer support, and product improvement projects\.


+ Detailed stress analysis on composite and metal seating systems, interior structures, and fuselage attachments using classical hand analysis and Finite Element Modeling, including advanced dynamic analysis techniques\.

+ Conduct dynamic and static testing on interior structures and components\.

+ Coordinate and communicate with Interior Design teams to ensure structurally optimal designs

+ Review and approve technical design drawings to ensure compliance with engineering specifications and regulations\.

+ Assist with FAA certification activities; report writing for test plans, test results, analysis reports, and compliance certification reports\.



+ Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree from an ABET accreditedinstitution in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or other relatedengineering field\. QUALIFICATONS:

+ Self\-starter with good verbal and written communicationskills, and the ability to develop good working relations by coordination,communication, and issue resolution with other engineering disciplines\.

+ Experience in hand stress analysis and finite elementmodeling\.

+ Experience using NASTRAN, Femap or a static analysissoftware\.

+ Experience in using LS\-Dyna or a dynamic analysissoftware is preferred\.

+ Experience with computer based drafting tools \(Catia V6\)is preferred\.

+ Strong computer skills with MS Office Suite are required\.

+ Technical report writing skills to prepare test plans,test results, structural analysis substantiations and regulatory compliancereports\. Theabove statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of workbeing performed by employees assigned to this job\. They are not intended to bean exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required ofpersonnel so classified\.

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\.

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Primary Location US\-Kansas\-Wichita

Recruiting Company Textron Aviation

Schedule Full\-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 274676

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