Product Engineer at Cummins

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Duration
Placement (5-9 Months)
Region
Daventry East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Mechanical Engineering

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9.1/10

The Role
9.7
Organisation
9.6

Socialising

7.5

The Role

Role Description

-Problem solving project leader
- Test planning
- Validation work

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

Interesting projects, good oppotunities and good management

9/10

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

Felt like a full time hire

10/10

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

Always here to help, weekly meeting to help with struggles

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

When I felt bored I just asked for another project that had been given to me

10/10

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

The company had total trust in my work

9/10

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

I learned so much in term of management and team work

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Team fun event every month

10/10

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

Good training

10/10

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

I have been trained on technical subject

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Healthcare/Dental
8/10

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

Just signed my contract !

10/10

Social

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

Gender balance not great

5/10

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

Very cheap

10/10

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

Not the best

5/10

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

A lot of gym, sports event...

10/10