IT Service Desk at Lubrizol

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Derby East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Computer Science

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8.1/10

The Role
9.0
Organisation
8.2

Socialising

6.8

The Role

Role Description

Assisting in all support and service requests of customers, working in a variety of software and hardware problems.

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

I really enjoyed my placement as I had a lot of responsibility and was able to get involved with varied parts of IT work

9/10

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

Very valued

10/10

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

Supervisor was always available to contact whenever I needed additional support.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Very busy due to the nature of the job, always jobs coming through

7/10

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

Given full access to every part of the job

10/10

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

Was able to improve on all personal skills, technical IT skills and most importantly problem solving skills which is helpful for my final year. I was able to develop my confidence and phone skills.

8/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Friendly and positive

9/10

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

Was a nice setup

7/10

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

I had a lot of training from previous students and consistent training whilst on the job.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Financial Bonus
7/10

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

I would love to work for Lubrizol again as it has been a lovely company to work for.

9/10

Social

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

Always advertising social and sports events

7/10

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

The cost of living and travelling to work was normal

7/10

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

There are nice pubs around the local village

6/10

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

Yes

7/10

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