Trainne Sourcing Specialist at Schlumberger

Duration
Placement (5-9 Months)
Region
Stonehouse West Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Purchasing and Supply

9.3/10

The Role
9.2
Organisation
9.6

Socialising

9.2

The Role

Role Description

Soucing job on Schlumberger's tools.

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

it was a very valuable internship that met all my expectations

10/10

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

My "buddy" introduced me and guided me during my first weeks within the company. After that I was part of the sourcing team as all the others employees

10/10

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

On a daily basis and through weekly meeting review

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I was in charge of two projects and in support of the team member.

7/10

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

My manager gave m the opportunity to deal with a large range of suppliers which gave me some good responsibilities.

8/10

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

I get involved in more than 30 trainings that enable me to develop my skills on a daily basis.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

I met people from all around the world but also made a lot of friends

10/10

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

When I arrived all my trainings and introduction meeting were booked for me in advance.

10/10

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

I had the opporunity to make more than 30 trainings and to visit a lot of suppliers.

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • National Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
8/10

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

I got a job with them...

10/10

Social

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

Yes through students meeting at lunch time...

10/10

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

A bit expensive maybe...

7/10

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

Many afterworks and pubs :)

10/10

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

I was part of the Schlumberger's football team

10/10