Textron 2019 Spring Co-Op - Supply Chain in Fort Worth, Texas

2019 Spring Co-Op - Supply Chain


At Bell, thinking aboveand beyond is what we do best. For more than 80 years, we’ve been reimaginingthe experience of flight – and where it can take us.

We are pioneers. We werethe first to break the sound barrier and to certify a commercial helicopter. Wewere aboard NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systemsto market. And today, we’re defining the future of on demand mobility.

A Day in the Life of aBell Co-op:

Bell is currentlyseeking talented Supply Chain Professionals for a co-opopportunity at our facilities in Texas, primarily in the Dallas-Fort Worthmetroplex. As a Bell Co-Op, you will obtain invaluable hands-on technicalexperience that will help you build the path between your academic andprofessional careers. We will help you grow as problem solvers andcritical thinkers. An authentic procurement experience will be formed byparticipating in actual contract negotiations and building supplierrelationships. The Bell Co-op Program is a fundamental part of the BellSupply Chain talent pipeline and carries the potential for students to returnas full-time employees upon completing their degree.

Spring Supply ChainCo-Op Program Dates: January 22, 2018 –May 11, 2018

Working Hours: 10-20 hours/week local students, 40hours/week non-local students.

Responsibilities mayinclude:

Supply Chain co-opstudents will be assigned relevant work assignments to challenge and stimulatethem according to their current level of experience and capability. SupplyChain co-op students may find themselves working in the following areas: SheetMetal, Metal and Composite Aircraft Structures Commodity.

  • This commodity supports Bell legacy, production and new development programs.

  • Strategically identify and analyze purchase requirements for long term contract project support.

  • Create, review and publish long term contracts and modifications in Bell’s Contract Lifecyle Management (CLM) business system.

  • Soliciting Bell suppliers and exchange technical data for request for proposals through an e-sourcing portal.


Education Requirements:

  • Must be a full-time student at the time of the Supply Chain Co-Op Program.

  • Must be pursuing a BS or MS degree in Supply Chain.

  • Completed at least three (3) semesters of study in Supply Chain.

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Schedule Requirements:

  • Local students must be able to work part-time (10-20 hrs/week) while attending school\

  • . Hours are flexible and can be tailored to the student’s school schedule; however all hours must be worked within a standard corporate work week (Monday – Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm).

  • Non-local students must be able to take a semester off of school to work full-time (40 hrs/week) for the duration of the Co-Op Program. All hours must be worked within a standard corporate work week (Monday – Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm).

  • Must be able to fulfill the full length of the Supply Chain Co-Op Program (January 22, 2018 – May 11, 2018).


  • Note: Studentsmay be required to attend specific trainings during their first 2 weeks of theCo-Op Program. If selected, please ensure your schedule is flexibleand professors are given advanced warning if these trainings conflict withclass schedules. We will do our best to work around your class schedulewhen possible.

Basic Requirements:

  • Intermediate skill level using Windows Operating Systems

  • Intermediate skill level using Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)

  • Communication skills for relaying data (verbal and written) between other employees and customers

  • Good interpersonal and organizational skills

Collaboratewith dedicated, enthusiastic teams where differences in experiences,backgrounds, and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take usabove and beyond flight.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Supply Chain

Primary Location US-Texas-Fort Worth

Recruiting Company Bell Flight

Schedule Part-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 268444