Intern Building Surveyor at Cushman & Wakefield

Top Employer
Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Surveying
Cushman & Wakefield is a Top Employer

7.5/10

The Role
7.3
Organisation
8.2

Socialising

7.0

The Role

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

Enjoyed it very thoroughly, from interview to wrap up. The line of work I chose (Building Surveying) contibuted to this lots.

9/10

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

I felt very valued, lots of effort was made by senior staff to socialise in and out of work. We were also assigned buddies from the graduate pool.

9/10

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

To a great extent, everyone sits close and is always able to answer a question.

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Very busy, as long as I asked around for work when I wasn't assigned any.

7/10

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

I was given some free reign to do pieces of work, but everything I did went through a quality assessment.

5/10

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

The skills I devloped will definitely help me understand my final year studies, and the industry.

5/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Very committed to serving our clients, however the office was still social and fun.

9/10

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

Induction covered everything, we had lots of extra carricular events organised too.

9/10

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

Senior staff took considerable time explaining things to me and making sure I actually developed.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • National Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
7/10

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

Very appealing, definitely on my list of grad programmes to apply for.

7/10

Social

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

Yes, we all had a group chat and socialised at least once a week.

8/10

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

As it was London it was not cheap to live or socialise.

4/10

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

Very good food and pub scene, plenty places to explore.

8/10

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

Yes, we played intern v graduate softball and socialised after.

8/10