Naval Architecutre intern at BAE Systems

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Glasgow Scotland
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Engineering

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8.3/10

The Role
8.7
Organisation
8.2

Socialising

8.0

The Role

Role Description

Intern

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

Good environment to work in and help was always available if needed

9/10

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

Was given responsibilities while working alone and in a team and felt like I was making a difference

9/10

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

Support and guidance was always given if asked for even if that person wasn't my manager or supervisor

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Some days were busier than others but that just goes with the type of work being done

8/10

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

Was put in charge of a few projects

9/10

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

Received training and an insight into advanced topics related to my degree

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Relaxed and friendly

8/10

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

BAE Systems have a very well thought out internship that is fully organised

9/10

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

Significant investment in terms of personal skills and IT were given to every intern

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
8/10

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

The internship is intended as a stepping stone to get a graduate job within the company

8/10

Social

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

All the interns held numerous social events and the team I was working with was very friendly

9/10

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

About average. I lived near my placement so did not need to move

8/10

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

Countless places to go to

8/10

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

Not so much activates through work were organised but the interns organised their own events

7/10