Textron Engineering Manufacturing Apprentice in Grand Prairie, Texas

Engineering Manufacturing Apprentice


We are pioneers. We were the first to break the sound barrier and to design the first functional jetpack. We were aboard NASA’s first lunar mission and brought advanced tiltrotor systems to market. Today, we are defining the future of on-demand mobility.At Bell, we are proud to work for an iconic company with superb talent, rapidly creating novel and coveted vertical lift experiences.

Bell is seeking a Engineering Manufacturing Apprentice to support our Drive Systems Center location at our Grand Prairie, Texas location.

Summary of Work Performed:

Objective:Place entry level employees into the best fit positions, while providing a broad understanding of the Manufacturing Engineering and Tooling roles.

The rotation program provides an opportunity for a degreed, licensed, or certified technically related Technician to experience multiple manufacturing engineering and tooling disciplines (and demonstrate skills / competencies). The program will require the employee to perform the basic tasks associated with each discipline as expected of an entry level candidate. They will work aside peers and be exposed to several organization structures, such as program, COE, and Core/Functional.

Don’t miss the chance to join a diverse, inclusive environment that embodies one of our core values, Lift Each Other Up. As a member of our global workforce, you will collaborate with dedicated, enthusiastic teams where differences in experiences, backgrounds and ideas combined with a strong passion for our products take us above and beyond flight.


Experience & Other Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 year College or Trade School Technical Associates Degree or;

  • Military technical training, experience, certifications, license in a compatible field may be substituted for College and or Trade School degree or;

  • Two (2) Years aircraft fabrication/assembly/ machining, and/or Manufacturing Engineering experience

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 Manufacturing

Primary Location US-Texas-Grand Prairie

Recruiting Company Bell Flight

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 269899