High School Internships - Youth Employment Project (YEP)

Textron Aviation is proud to support the youth of our communities through exposure to the skills and experience needed for future career exploration and training. In partnership with Kansas Workforce Alliance, Textron Aviation offers paid, part-time internships for local high school students to gain hands-on experience in the aviation industry.

  • Communications
  • Customer Service
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Defense & Special Missions
  • Information Technology
  • Interior Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Flight Operations
"I learned how important it is to work as a team while also finishing your individual responsibilities."Emily, 2018 Human Resources Intern and 2019 Interior Engineering Intern
"Getting to see what I build put into a full-size plane is very rewarding."Zach, 2018 Manufacturing Intern
See Zach's Story

Take The Next Step

  1. 1

    Apply for YEP by completing this survey.

    Apply Here
  2. 2

    Register for a YEP Workshop.(If you attended a YEP Workshop last year, you do not need to attend again.)

    Register Here
  3. 3

    Develop a resume.

    See An Example
  4. 4

    Interview with us:

      Thursday, March 12, 2020
      5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
      Textron Aviation Activity Center
      9710 E Central Ave,
      Wichita, KS 67206
      Saturday, March 28, 2020
      1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
      Alvis E. Morris Administrative Center
      903 S. Edgemoor St.
      Wichita, KS 67218
    Due to the current circumstances surrounding COVID-19, Textron Aviation has cancelled the 2020 high school internship program. We encourage students to apply next year to the 2021 Textron Aviation high school internship program. If you have any questions, please reach out to Emelie Knobloch, K-12 Program Manager, at eknobloch@txtav.com.