close

Never miss a deadline again!

Sign up for a RateMyPlacement account and you'll be the first to know about the latest jobs, direct to your inbox!

Internship Details

Company Sector

  • Engineering

Job Title: Student Engineer

Overall Rated 7.9

10 1

★★★★★★★★☆☆

View breakdown

The Role

Role Description

I spent the summer working on allocated projects from the department. A lot of it involved data retrival, collation and graphing. The placement also involved a trip offshore and some training courses. At the end of the internship I gave a presentation of what I had achievd during this time.

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
★★★★★★★★★★

Rated 10/10

I found that this placement gave me scope to expand on what was required and contribute in very different ways.

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
★★★★★★★☆☆☆

Rated 7/10

The work that was assigned to myself did not need a great deal of involvement from other collegues. However everyone in the department made me feel part of the team.

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
★★★★★★☆☆☆☆

Rated 6/10

After being assigned my projects I met up with my advisor a few times to discuss. It was up to me to seek advice if required. This enabled me to take initiative and liaise with different people from different departments.

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
★★★★★★★★★

Rated 9/10

The projects I was assigned where ones that could be continued even after I left so I was never short of anything to do.

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
★★★★★☆☆☆☆☆

Rated 5/10

My responsibility was toward my own projects.

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
★★★★★★★★★★

Rated 10/10

The projects I undertook and the experience I gained was the determining factor in my choice for my future career.

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
★★★★★★★★☆☆

Rated 8/10

Friendly people who knew when to have a laugh and when to get serious.

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
★★★★★★★★★

Rated 9/10

Very well indeed. From the very first day of arrival everything had been organised and was ready for me to proceed.

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
★★★★★★★★☆☆

Rated 8/10

I was permitted to go on a number of training course and the time that my advisor spent with me was very valuable.

10. What were the perks on your work placement?
★★★★★★★☆☆☆

Rated 7/10

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
★★★★★★★★☆☆

Rated 8/10

This is a very good company that values their employees and has great prospects. As a result it is highly competitive to secure a position within the comany.

Other Information

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
★★★★★★★★☆☆

Rated 8/10

Yes there was always something to do and everyone was always up for something different so never a dull moment.

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
★★★★★★★☆☆☆

Rated 7/10

As with every other place, the more fun something is the more expensive it is so it all depended on how much you were willing to pay.

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
★★★★★★☆☆☆☆

Rated 6/10

Some places better than others like most cities.

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
★★★★★★★★★★

Rated 10/10

There was plenty go get involved with for different tastes.

Final Average Overall Review Ratings

Calculated by combining the answers in each section. Back to Top

  • The Role Overall

    ★★★★★★★★☆☆
  • The Organisation Overall

    ★★★★★★★★☆☆
  • Everything Else Overall

    ★★★★★★★★☆☆

The final verdict…

On average, this intern student rated Phillips 66 with a 7.9 star rating average.

★★★★★★★★☆☆

Review 7/19 for Phillips 66

Previous Next

Got a question about this Internship review? Ask the reviewer…

Sign up or sign in to ask a question

Employer’s Response To This Review

Sign up or sign in to publish a response

More Placements & Internship Reviews

These recent reviews are for similar roles and organisations over a similar period of time.

  Recent Reviews
Placement or Internship at Gas and power intern
ExxonMobil
★★★★☆☆☆☆☆☆
  • Salary: £24,000 - £25,999
  • Location: Greater London
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Junior Analyst
Department of Health
★★★★★★★☆☆☆
  • Salary: £18,000 - £19,999
  • Location: Yorkshire and Humberside
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Summer Intern
E.ON UK
★★★★★★☆☆☆☆
  • Salary: £12,000 - £13,999
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Student Civil Engineer
Costain
★★★★★★★★☆☆
  • Salary: Less than £10,000
  • Location: Central London and City
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at BT Technology Intern
BT
★★★★★★★★☆☆
  • Salary: £16,000 - £17,999
  • Location: East Anglia
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Resourcing intern
PageGroup
★★★★★★★☆☆☆
  • Salary: £16,000 - £17,999
  • Location: North East
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Mechanical Intern
Schlumberger
★★★★★★★☆☆☆
  • Salary: £14,000 - £15,999
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Treasury Intern
EDF Trading
★★★★★★★☆☆☆
  • Salary: £18,000 - £19,999
  • Location: Central London and City
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at systems engineering
GE (General Electric)
★★★★★★☆☆☆☆
  • Salary: £18,000 - £19,999
  • Location: South West
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at intern
GE (General Electric)
★★★★★☆☆☆☆☆
  • Salary: £18,000 - £19,999
  • Location: South West
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at IT Operations Intern
EDF Trading
★★★★★★★★☆☆
  • Salary: £18,000 - £19,999
  • Location: Central London and City
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at First Year Dealer
Southwestern Advantage
★★★★★★★★★
  • Salary: Less than £10,000
  • Location: USA
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Information Services Internship
National Grid
★★★★★★★☆☆☆
  • Salary: £14,000 - £15,999
  • Location: Nationwide
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Technincian
Arup
★★★★★★★★☆☆
  • Salary: £16,000 - £17,999
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Summer Placement Student
Arup
★★★★★★★★★
  • Salary: £16,000 - £17,999
  • Location: South West
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)

Placements & Internship Jobs Like This

New placements & internships by email each week!

These suggested internship and placement opportunities are for similar roles and organisations over a similar period of time.

  Recent Jobs
Cancer Research UK is a RateMyPlacement Top 75 Employer Fundraising, Marketing, Campaigning and Communications Internships
Cancer Research UK
Application deadline: 23rd Apr 2014
  • Salary: - Flexible hours - Travel expenses reimbursed (up to agreed amount) - Lunch reimbursed
  • Locations: Central London and City
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Foreign & Commonwealth Office FCO Future Talent Scheme 2014
Foreign & Commonwealth Office
Application deadline: 23rd Apr 2014
  • Salary: £18,156 Pro Rata and a London Location Allowance (LLA) of…
  • Locations: Central London and City
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at FirstGroup Staff Welfare Assistants – Commonwealth Games - Summer Internships
FirstGroup
Application deadline: 24th Apr 2014
  • Salary: £15,000 pro rata
  • Locations: Scotland
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
PwC is a RateMyPlacement Top 75 Employer Summer Internships
PwC
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Locations: Nationwide
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is a RateMyPlacement Top 75 Employer Enterprise Rent-A-Car Internship Programme
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Locations: Nationwide
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Grant Thornton is a RateMyPlacement Top 75 Employer Grant Thornton Summer Internship
Grant Thornton
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Locations: Central London and City
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Bloomberg LP is a RateMyPlacement Top 75 Employer 2014 Summer Internship at Bloomberg
Bloomberg LP
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Salary: Competitive, Free organic snacks 24/7
  • Locations: Central London and City
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
BlackRock is a RateMyPlacement Top 75 Employer Analytics & Risk - Portfolio Analytics - London
BlackRock
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Locations: Central London and City
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
RBS Group is a RateMyPlacement Top 75 Employer RBS Summer Internship in Group Internal Audit
RBS Group
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Locations: Nationwide
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
RBS Group is a RateMyPlacement Top 75 Employer Technology summer internship
RBS Group
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Locations: Nationwide
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Ford Motor Company Ltd Supplier Technical Assistance Internship
Ford Motor Company Ltd
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Salary: £18,500 pro rata
  • Locations: South East
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Chalkboard Kenya Teaching Internship
Chalkboard Kenya
Application deadline: 30th Apr 2014
  • Salary: £1200 donation to cover accommodation, food, toolkit, donation to orphanage…
  • Locations: Rest of the World
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Château Vary Online Marketing & Business Development Internships
Château Vary
Application deadline: 2nd May 2014
  • Salary: £8 - £10 per hour according to qualifications
  • Locations: Europe
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Vertex Accounting Summer Internship
Vertex
Application deadline: 2nd May 2014
  • Salary: £18,000 pro rata
  • Locations: South East
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)
Placement or Internship at Vertex Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics Summer Internship
Vertex
Application deadline: 2nd May 2014
  • Salary: £18,000 pro rata
  • Locations: South East
  • Duration: Internship (1-4 Months)

Phillips 66 Company Profile

For more jobs, reviews and information about placement and internship schemes from Phillips 66, visit their full company profile.

Visit their Full Company Profile

  • Thales
  • HP
  • Deloitte
  • PwC
  • Hays
  • EY
  • Siemens
  • Unilever
  • Mars
  • Frontier
  • BP
  • L'Oreal
  • UBS
  • Volkswagen Group UK Ltd
  • PSA Peugeot Citroën
  • Warner Bros
  • Thales
  • Barclays