Quality Assistant at Danone

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London Greater London
Review Date
Salary
£20,000 - £21,999
Roles
Food and Drink

8.2/10

The Role
8.8
Organisation
8.6

Socialising

6.8

The Role

Role Description

Support implementation of the product strategic approach
Support careline management
Bring additional support to Quality Manager on various topics

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

It was a great placement, as much as a professional viewpoint as a human one.

9/10

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

I was a part of a team and my colleagues seemed to appreciate my work

8/10

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

I had responsibilities but I never felt alone

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I didn't see the days pass

9/10

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

I had my own projects and so the responsibilities with them

8/10

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

It was a great placement, as much as a professional viewpoint as a human one. This experience will help me in many situation.

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Really great atmosphere

9/10

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

Many induction sessions which help a good organisation

8/10

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

I felt like I was a permanent employee

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Working from home
9/10

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

It would be a great opportunity to be a Danone employee

8/10

Social

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

Peetty good

5/10

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

Everything in London is very expensive

9/10

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

Normal

5/10

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

I had the same proposition as all employees

8/10