Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Paid Fall Hub Command Center Internship with American Airlines

Location: Reagan National Apt (DCA-TRML) 
Requisition ID: 9669 

Job Description 

Looking for a job where a passion for innovation, a culture of teamwork and opportunities for growth are valued and rewarded? At the core of the new American is our commitment to each customer and each employee. Join us for a career with endless possibilities! The Undergraduate Intern position is a 3 month developmental assignment that provides interns with real-time work projects, leadership development opportunities, as well as involvement in corporate social responsibilities. The intern will have the ability to move around different departments to experience various business units. Work projects involve assignments that are relevant to American's current business needs and opportunities. This fall internship (August – October) will expose the successful candidate to various aspects of the airport and airline operation at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, American’s downtown DC hub. 

Major roles include:
Operational performance reporting and analysis 
Preparation of operational and financial justifications (creative / persuasive writing) for hub control center projects and staffing requests 
Development of Excel and data driven models for improved real-time and historical trend analysis
Hands-on airport operations experience 
Presentation development for management 
Project management 
Time & motion studies for various airport processes 
Play an integral role in gate manning and dynamic movement of aircraft on tarmac 
Coordinate customer care and customer operation activities based on aircraft movement 

Job Qualifications 

Working towards or completed a BS/BA degree with emphasis in a quantitative or business discipline (i.e. finance, management, economics, engineering, mathematics) 
Refined skills with MS Office (especially MS Excel and PowerPoint) 
Demonstrated analytical skills, including the ability to assemble information, extract pertinent facts, draw logical conclusions and present recommendations 
Interested in optimization, problem-solving and process improvement 
Ability to work well within a team / office fast paced environment 
Customer service focused and natural ability to lead – including strong oral and written communication skills 
Possess a valid U.S. driver’s license and the ability to pass a background check 
Travel Required: Less than 5% 

  • In addition to the valuable business exposure received, the successful candidate will also receive an hourly wage and flight benefits during the internship period
Apply here.