Facilities Management Intern at Porsche

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Reading South East
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Administration/Secretarial Construction/Trades Energy Environmental Environmental Law Utilities

7.7/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
7.4

Socialising

7.0

The Role

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

8/10

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

10/10

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

The rest of my department were very helpful though.

5/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Towards the end, extremely busy!

8/10

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

10/10

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

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

It had it's ups and downs, like I imagine at most places.

5/10

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

The HR department run a very good intern scheme.

10/10

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

I had tons of opportunities to go on extra training courses etc, all were exceptionally good!

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • National Travel
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
10/10

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

Not very, no real degree entry-level jobs. Maybe for a sister company though.

3/10

Social

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

Could be boring at weekends, but generally very good!

6/10

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

It wasn't cheap but I wasn't really looking to save.

8/10

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

Some places were very expensive, good range of clubs though.

7/10

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

I joined the gym but there are things to do.

7/10