Mechanical engineering intern at Schlumberger

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
stonehouse West Midlands
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Engineering Mechanical Engineering

7.9/10

The Role
8.5
Organisation
8.6

Socialising

6.0

The Role

Role Description

Assisting full time engineers in various projects. Conducting some investigations on various aspects of products (sustaining). Developing new products.

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

I enjoied the internship very much. The experience was very stimulating.

9/10

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

My colleagues were very professional and helpful. I felt extremley valued by my colleages

10/10

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

Help was always available when needed

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

There were some times where waiting for something was all that we could do.

3/10

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

I was entrusted with various projects which were of value to real customers for the company. It also implied that there was a pressure to suceed.

9/10

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

I have learned more during the three months of my internship than in my year at university !

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Very professional

7/10

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

A relatively slow start but it was ok

8/10

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

Training programs are compulsory for every employee

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
10/10

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

8/10

Social

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

10/10

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

7/10

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

It was in stonehouse

1/10

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

More or less

6/10