4 months ago
Program Management Intern
Business Unit UTC Aerospace Systems
Job ID 54235BR Date posted 09/25/City Windsor Locks
Every second a plane takes off with UTC Aerospace Systems equipment onboard. From space exploration and defense to today’s more electric, more intelligent, more integrated aircraft – our systems make modern flight possible. And by “make it possible,” we mean: we start it, power it, control it, ventilate it, quiet it, land it, stop it and monitor it. We have more than 41,000 employees across 150 countries working at the forefront of technological innovation. Thanks to their efforts, our global reach and our market-leading position, we do big things no one else can do.
Want to work in one of the most exciting industries in the world today? Consider how an internship with UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) can jumpstart your career; this is a chance to work alongside the aerospace industry's top people in some of the world's most technologically advanced facilities. It’s an exciting opportunity to take on challenging projects, integrate theory and practice, and further confirm your career choices within a highly stimulating culture. If you want to be a part of a global business that’s creating innovative solutions for the aerospace industry’s biggest customers, consider this your runway. All superstars start somewhere, are you ready to take off?
As co-op with the Air Management Systems (AMS) Military Program Office, you will have responsibility for developing processes to analyze and execute plans for cost reduction and warranty management. Several key strategic initiatives have been identified to drive profitability within AMS and grow the business with existing and new customers. Integral to this strategy is identifying projects to drive cost reduction and warranty management, working with cross-functional teams including engineering, supply management, operations and aftermarket. Upon completion of the assignment, you will have developed project management skills, an overall understanding of the AMS products and services, and an introduction to the P&L structure of a business within UTAS.
The candidate shall be responsible for:
* Working with the cost reduction team to prioritize existing projects and brainstorm new projects where gaps are identified
* Ensuring the full cross-functional IPD team is constructed to support each project
* Developing the business case for expected savings and project plan for each project
Managing the projects toward a target implementation date
* At least sophomore status or completion of a minimum of 30 credit hours of college coursework.
* GPA of 3.0 or above is required.
* Strong presentation skills
* Critical/strategic thinking ability
* Strong interpersonal and communications skills
* Ability to work independently
* Strong analytical skills coupled with the ability to develop strategy
* Teamwork & Collaboration
* Proven leadership ability, initiative, and individuals that are self-motivated
* Customer focus
NOTE: A relocation stipend will be given to candidates who meet the relocation eligibility requirements; candidates must be US Citizen or Green Card holder.
Must be pursuing a bachelor’s/master’s degree in a related field, such as Engineering, Business or Finance.
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.