Support Analyst at Lubrizol

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Derby East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Information Technology

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8.2/10

The Role
8.5
Organisation
8.6

Socialising

7.2

The Role

Role Description

I was a member of the European helpdesk providing support for all English speaking customers based in Europe, Asia & America.

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

I couldn't have asked for a better placement. Everyone is great. There is plenty of support available and you are treated as a valued member of the team.

8/10

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

when I first started I was a bit worried about being 'the placement student'. Turns out I had nothing to worry about. Everyone that I ever came across has always treated me like a 'proper' employee,

10/10

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

The training was excellent and my colleagues/ manager were all available if I ever needed some support.

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

This varied on a day to day basis. Sometimes I would be rushed off my feet where as some days it would be nice and relaxed.

7/10

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

9/10

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

7/10

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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?

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Above 25 days holiday
8/10

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

I would love to come back here

10/10

Social

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

I shared a flat with three other placement students who we're working at Lubrizol. It was great. All of the students we're great.

10/10

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

6/10

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

Derby is okay but Nottingham is better :)

6/10

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

Sports events 4 times a week (football, climbing, badminton)

7/10

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