Student Intern at Schlumberger

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Cambridge
Review Date

4.9/5

The Role
4.8
The Company
5
The Culture
4.8

The Role

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

I really enjoyed the placement in Schlumberger. I have learned a lot, and the working environment is very good.
5 /5

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

All the colleagues are very friendly and supportive. My fellow interns are all very nice, we spent a nice year together.
5 /5

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

My supervisor has helped me a lot. He is very nice and knowledgable. He took good care of me and I have learned a lot from him.
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I have been busy during the first 9 months of my internship and I have really enjoyed it. But my last month has been a bit boring due to the coronavirus lockdown. Overall, I think the balance is very good.
5 /5

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

I did a lot of experiments and data analysis on my own, which I am very proud of. I am very glad that I got to do so many work on my own.
5 /5

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

All the skills would definitely help my future career. I have gained more insignt into industrial research, and I have developed a lot of professional skills.
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The atmosphere was very good, we concentrate when we have to work and we have a lot of fun during breaks.
5 /5

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

The internship is very well structured and I have learned a lot from the start to the end.
5 /5

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

The company has trained me to perform a lot of analytical equipments. I was given a thoughough training on HSE as well. The company even provided a career session at the end of my internship, which I find really helpful.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Sports and Social Club
5 /5

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

I would definitely love to come back as a permanent emploee if I have the chance.
5 /5

The Culture

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

Great!
5 /5

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

The accomodation is a bit expensive, but all the others are fine,
4 /5

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

Great!
5 /5

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

A lot!
5 /5