Application Developer at Lubrizol

Top Employer
Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Derby
Review Date

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Lubrizol is a Top Employer

3.6/5

The Role
4.5
The Company
3.4
The Culture
2.5

Role Description

Developing Web-Based Applications

The Role

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

everything is the way I would prefer
5 /5

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

Very helpful
5 /5

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

Very Helpful
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Hardly had time for lunch. very busy. was learning new technologies.
5 /5

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

Whole life cycle of the project so from a Project Manager to a Tester
5 /5

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

They will straight lead me to the actual job !
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Cheerful and friendly. everyone was very helpful
4 /5

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

3 /5

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

when I needed help I always managed to get attention
3 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
4 /5

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

I would recommend students to get their placement here.
4 /5

The Culture

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

3 /5

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

normal
3 /5

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

don't know as I wasn't there.
3 /5

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

3 /5