Drilling Intern at Schlumberger

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Cambridge East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Computer Science Electronic and Electrical Engineering Electronics Film/Photography Mechanical Engineering Science/Research

Connect with this company

9.0/10

The Role
10.0
Organisation
7.8

Socialising

9.0

The Role

Role Description

Assisting scientists and engineers to build/maintain bespoke experiments be it mechanical, electrical or software.

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

Loved it, would very much like go back again!

10/10

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

Very much so, I was listen to and my opinion was valued.

10/10

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

My managers door was alway open.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Very.

10/10

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

I was given real projects that actually mattered.

10/10

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

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

8/10

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

I had a PC waiting for me when I arrived and was swiftly given projects.

8/10

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

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
10/10

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

Hopefully very!

8/10

Social

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

Yes among interns, be it summer or full year students.

8/10

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

Cambridge is an expensive city but the salary allows you to enjoy the city life.

8/10

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

As a university town Cambridge has some good clubs, but also has many traditional and authentic pubs/bars.

10/10

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

Many interns joined university societies.

10/10