United Airlines Intern - Network Operations Center (Sping 2018) in Chicago, Illinois

Ready to join one of the world's leading airlines? As a part of the United team, you'll learn everything you need to take your career higher. We are hiring interns for the fall semester where you will work side by side with our engineers, tackling problems and learning about our industry.

United Airline’s Network Operations Center, located in Chicago, is the “brain” of the airline and home to over 1300 employees. Each of our 1,800+ daily flights are planned and managed from this location. It is the ultimate “hub” of the operation.

Responsibilities

  • Long Tarmac Delay research and reporting

  • Assist in preparations and action items as part of Bi-weekly Network Review

  • Compliation and distribution of daily operational reports

  • Data analysis and reporting to support ongoing operational efficiency efforts

  • Assist ND/MDO on duty during IRROPS as directed

  • Organize, schedule, and ocassionally lead tours of the NOC

  • Other duties as assigned by NOC leadership

Qualifications

  • Must currently be enrolled in or recently graduated from an Aviation/Aeronautical, Air Traffic, Aviation/Airport Management, and/or closely related degree program

  • Aviation/Airport Operations experience preferred, but not required

  • Must be classified as a junior or higher at the time the internship begins

  • Spring internships occur January - April 2018

  • Interns must work onsite in Chicago for duration of internship

  • Prefer Pilot or Aircraft Dispatch certificate or pursuing certification

  • Intern is responsible for all living and transportation to/from work expenses. If selected candidate lives more than 50 miles from workplace, a small sign-on bonus is offered to assist with moving . If needed, United will provide air transportation to/from internship location.

  • Must be willing to travel for company business if necessary

  • Must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship, now or in the future

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT

Division: 28 Network Operations Control

Function: Intern - MBA & Undergrad

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled