Closed: British Airways - Engineering Virtual Work Experience

British Airways

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Join us for a virtual insight day placement on 30th June. This placement will give you an introduction to how our engineering department works within a commercial airline. Follow our engineers and apprentices on their daily tasks, where you`ll also get a taste of what it`s like to be up close and personal with a large fleet of aircraft.

You will gain:

  • An insight into the importance of health and safety within engineering
  • Understanding of the different departments within engineering and how they all work together to ensure our planes take off on time
  • The difference between the hangar and the workshop environment
  • And much more!
  • You`ll be given information about the different pathways to start an engineering career. We aim to make the placement as interactive as possible, we will get you involved with different activities to develop your understanding of engineering. The virtual placement will take place 09.30-3pm each day.

    Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

    Communication Skills
    Problem solving
    Time management
    Team work

    Great For Students Who Are:

    Team Player
    Hard Working

    Candidate Questions

    Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
    What is it about engineering that interests you?

    What is it about British Airways that interests you?

    What would you like to gain out of this Work Experience placement?