HR Trainee at Johnson & Johnson

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Wokingham South East
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Human Resources Pharmaceutical Science/Research Recruitment Employment Law

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7.9/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
8.2

Socialising

7.0

The Role

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

Everyone was really nice and I found the mix of work was really good and exciting. I liked the variety and responsibility I was given.

9/10

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

I got on really well with everyone, it's a really caring environment and I was often given good feedback from others.

10/10

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

I was given a lot of support but sometimes my manager was not on site or was not available.

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Most days were quite well planned with the right amount of work but I did have to stay late a couple of times.

7/10

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

I was given a lot of responsibility from the outset with my own projects.

8/10

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

My experience was really useful to see what work was using like. I am looking forward to using examples in my dissertation next year.

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The atmosphere in the team was always really fun - everyone got on really well

10/10

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

The placement was generally well planned but i would have liked more training opportunities.

8/10

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

I got a lot of training from my manager but not extra bonuses really

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Working from home
7/10

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

I would love to come back as I really enjoyed it here

9/10

Social

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

The placement students all lived locally so we went out regularly but the members of my team all lived further away.

8/10

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

Generally pretty good, local pubs and bars aren't great but they are cheap!

7/10

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

Not great but London and Reading are not far

6/10

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

Some opportunities to join sports teams

7/10