Mechanical engineering at Schlumberger

Duration
Placement (5-9 Months)
Region
Stonehouse West Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Computer Science Engineering Mechanical Engineering

8.1/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
9.0

Socialising

6.5

The Role

Role Description

- Took part in a fluid dynamics related drilling R&D project: mainly bearings friction within PowerDrive tools
- Conducted tests on two test benches as well as mining data

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

7/10

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

9/10

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

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

8/10

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

7/10

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?

10/10

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

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • International Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
7/10

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

10/10

Social

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

8/10

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

5/10

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

8/10

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

5/10