Aviation Maintenance Technician High School Intern

Date: Apr 4, 2024

Location: Wichita, KS, US, 67209

Company: Bombardier

At Bombardier, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we’ll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

In your role, you will

  • Adhere to General Work and Safety Requirements
  • Willing participant to both class room and On the Job training. (Aircraft Systems and Structure)
  • Assist with pre/post experimental test inspections as trained
  • Assist with maintenance on experimental aircraft.
  • Assist with aircraft ballast changes
  • Assist with installation of instrumentation, strain gauges, and accelerometers
  • Assist with aircraft towing, weighing, and related activities (Observer only)
  • Assist Mentor with release and recovery aircraft on taxi ramp
  • Assist with removal and re-installation of aircraft components, which obstruct the performance of assigned tasks
  • Maintain company tools, equipment, and work areas to department and company standards

As our ideal candidate, you

  • are entering Junior or Senior year of high school, at least 16 years of age. Must have passing grades from the previous year of schooling (2.5 GPA or above). 
  • maintain regular attendance and are punctual. 
  • are able to work between 20 and 38 hours per week
  • are available for minimum of 6 weeks, possibility to extend, based on performance and initiative. 
  • complete on-the-job-training and any required reading in a timely manner.
  • possess basic computer skills necessary to perform job function. (Microsoft Office)

Limitations and Environment

  • Frequent exposure to general shop conditions and machine noise
  • Frequent exposure to seasonal weather. Job location may be in non-air conditioned or non-heated hangar or work area. 
  • Frequent periods requiring use of conventional hand tools, standing, lifting/lowering, carrying, pulling, pushing, climbing stairs and ladders, stooping, crouching, crawling, squatting, twisting and/or rotating back, neck or wrist, hand signals. Working on un-level or elevated surfaces, operation of computer terminal, working in awkward positions, and operation of vibrating tools and equipment. 
  • Frequent lifting periods up to 19 lbs. 
  • Occasional lifting of up to 49lbs and 50lbs or more with assistance
  • Regardless of work schedule, not allowed to exceed 1,300 hours worked in a calendar year
  • This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship.

Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, National, or Local Laws.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted. Please continue to monitor our website and apply for additional positions for which you are qualified and may be of interest to you.


Job Aviation Maintenance Technician High School Intern

Primary Location Wichita, ADMN / MFG, Learjet

Organization Learjet Inc


Employee Status Temporary

Nearest Major Market: Wichita