Rating

7.9/10

182 reviews

  • The Role
    8.7
  • Organisation
    7.4
  • Socialising
    7.2

The Role

Role Description

I was given a task where I had to create different concepts and I performed validation tests for the concept I found most suited for the task, followed by a report where I documented my findings.


  1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?
  2. Challenging, Helpful colleagues, Good guidance, Interesting.

    9/10

  3. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?
  4. Helpful, listened to all of my presentations.

    8/10

  5. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?
  6. My supervisor was great.

    10/10

  7. How busy were you on a daily basis?
  8. I liked that I could manage my own time.

    8/10

  9. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?
  10. Ran my own project

    9/10

  11. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?
  12. I got to follow a project from the concept phase to testing the product and writing the report.

    8/10

  13. What was the general atmosphere in your office?
  14. Quiet

    5/10

  15. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?
  16. very pleased

    9/10

  17. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?
  18. Used their time to explain the issue I were going to solve, and spent time helping me during my internship.

    7/10

  19. What were the perks on your work placement?
  20. Flexi Time

    Subsidised Canteen

    7/10

  21. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?
  22. I will become an employee at Schlumberger in 2013

    9/10

  23. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?
  24. yes

    8/10

  25. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?
  26. ok

    5/10

  27. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?
  28. Good

    8/10

  29. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?
  30. yes

    8/10

  31. In addition to these questions, is there any extra information you would like to leave about your experiences on your work placement that other students may be interested in?


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Details

Internship (1-4 Months)

Engineering

Europe

30th October 2012

£30,000+


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