Rating

3.6/5
  • The Role
    4.3
  • The Company
    3.5
  • The Culture
    2.6

Role Description

Working on mechanical improvements and maintenance on a production line

    The Role

  • 1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  • Very much. I throughly enjoyed my placement with Tata Steel in Trostre, they really made me feel like one of the team.

    3/5

  • 2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  • Very much so.

    5/5

  • 3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  • I was given a lot of support and guidance.

    4/5

  • 4. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  • Quite busy.

    4/5

  • 5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  • A lot of responsibility.

    5/5

  • 6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  • I had a lot of skill development that really will assist me with understanding how practical engineering works.

    5/5

    The Company

  • 7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  • A real family vibe

    4/5

  • 8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  • Very organised within my division, but not necessarily by central HR.

    3/5

  • 9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  • I was able to visit customer plants and go to a very informative and inspiring symposium in the Netherlands.

    4/5

  • 10. What were the perks on your work placement?
  • Subsidised Canteen

    International Travel

    Above 25 days holiday

    3/5

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

    4/5

    The Culture

  • 12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  • Not entirely, but that was due to the small nature of the site that I worked at.

    2/5

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

    4/5

  • 14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  • Alright, but repetitive.

    2/5

  • 15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  • A few, however the communities were quite established.

    3/5

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Details

Placement Year (10 Months+)

26th July 2019


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