4 months ago
Intern, International Trade Compliance
Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems
Job ID 53880BR Date posted 09/18/City Fairfield
UTC Aerospace Systems, a division of United Technologies Corporation, is a global supplier of technologically-advanced aerospace products. We are a premier designer and manufacturer of integrated aerospace systems for nearly everything that flies -- from tip to tail -- for commercial, regional, corporate and military aircraft applications. UTC Aerospace Systems can be found in over 90% of the world's aircraft and has over 180 locations worldwide. Our powerful aerospace solutions are advancing human flight and more importantly, creating safer and better aircraft. How our people perform is as important as how our products operate.
We recruit the best talent and use the best processes to solve some of the industry's greatest challenges -- safely, ethically and responsibly. UTC Aerospace Systems in Fairfield, CA is looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team as a International Trade Compliance (ITC) Intern.
ITC Interns will be assigned to a 2- 3 month internship (or longer) designed to apply their educational curriculum to real-time work experiences in the Manufacturing/Aerospace field. Interns will receive beneficial and meaningful projects as well as direct involvement in processes for UTC Aerospace Systems.
This internship is for a student seeking a longer duration internship, preferably starting in summer quarter/semester 2018 and continuing through fall of 2018, or possibly longer depending on the capacity of the intern and needs of the business. A formal agreement is not required with the student’s school. The company's goal is to relate employment opportunities to the student's academic studies and enhance the student's academic training, practical experience, professional growth, and personal development. Our intern position will assist the ITC department with numerous daily activities related to Trade Compliance, Business Law, and provide a realistic job preview of the ITC Analyst role. The role will also provide ownership and exposure to special projects with longer-term impact to the business, providing the student insight into different levels of the organization and various ITC specialties such as Export Authorizations, Investigation and Kaizen Events.
The ideal candidate will be able to work 5 days per week during the summer 2018 term but flexibility will be considered.
A local candidate is ideal, but distant candidates are welcome to apply if able to personally support the logistics / living costs of working in Fairfield, CA
Qualification: Sophomore standing or higher in accredited university
In pursuit of Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field such as, but not limited to:
Working Conditions – Physical Requirements and Work Environment:
* Must be comfortable in working in manufacturing and office setting
* Must wear PPE (Personal Protection Equipment) while on shop floor
Education: Must be a U.S. Citizen or have Permanent Resident status.
Self-starter and self-motivated
Ability to multi-task with good organizational and prioritization
Demonstrates customer service mindset; proactive in meeting business and customer needs
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Detail-oriented and conscientious
Strong analytical skills
Strong background in problem identification and resolution
Exceptional Microsoft Office Applications Skills
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.