Summer Intern, Maritime Services at BAE Systems

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

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8.3/10

The Role
9.0
Organisation
7.6

Socialising

8.0

The Role

Role Description

Working in the electrical team at Portsmouth Navel Base.

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

It was fun and exciting

9/10

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

The team was good to be about and helpful when needed

10/10

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

Support was always there when needed

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Depending on the work load. Some days can be busier than others. Fully depends on the role and what is needed at the time

8/10

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

Lots of responsibility. Treated as a real employee.

9/10

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

Learnt lots of new things throughout the placement. Will be crucial in my future career.

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Flexitime time allowed for a great atmosphere

9/10

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

It was organised well.

8/10

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

The company invested time and online training. this was beneficial due to the time scale that I was here.

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
8/10

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

Very.

8/10

Social

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

Yes, regular socials with team and other SI's and IP's

8/10

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

Not to bad. Better than living in London.

8/10

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

generally good due to be a university city.

8/10

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

if you seek them you will find them.

8/10