Assembly Planning Intern at BMW Group

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Chichester South East
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Design Manufacturing

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7.9/10

The Role
9.0
Organisation
7.4

Socialising

6.8

The Role

Role Description

To assist with the planning and co-ordination of the vehicles. A large amount of work designing and rapid prototyping jigs and fixtures to be used in production.

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

The job was busy but rewarding, I was able to solve some real world issues.

8/10

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

Good moral within the team and the company as a whole.

9/10

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

Wherever needed, my supervisor/ manager were willing to give advice.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Constant workflow throughout the year with multiple projects at the same time.

9/10

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

Lots, I would be set projects and be expected to deliver upon it.

9/10

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

Developed CAD skills but more importantly professional attributes and an increase in self confidence.

9/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Great team moral with lots of jokes, whilst working effectively.

9/10

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

Little guidance/ help on specific topics such as CAD based skills.

7/10

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

Advice was available freely should I need it, however much of the technical skills (i.e. CAD) was self taught.

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Above 25 days holiday
8/10

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

Lots of room for development within the company schemes.

8/10

Social

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

Regular events organised with facebook and internal email groups.

8/10

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

Chichester is an expensive city to live in.

9/10

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

No nightclubs in the area, with a few expensive bars.

2/10

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

Both company related and relaxed social events were organised throughout the year.

8/10

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