ENGINEERING INTERN at Schlumberger

Duration
Placement (5-9 Months)
Region
CAMBRIDGE East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£22,000 - £23,999
Roles
Computer and Systems Engineering Electronic and Electrical Engineering Electronics Engineering French

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6.9/10

The Role
7.0
Organisation
6.8

Socialising

6.8

The Role

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

My placement was a great experience and i quite enjoyed.

9/10

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

My colleagues were kind and respectful. I interacted with them daily, with a great exception referring to my supervisor.

5/10

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

I believe the guidance from my main supervisor could be better.

3/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I had duties that were filling my everyday schedule.

9/10

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

I believe i was quite independent during my internship.

9/10

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

I believe that Schlumberger lets you learn a great deal, not necessarily referring to your every day routine, but also nurtures you to be a true professional.

7/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Quiet enough to work and busy enough not to get bored.

7/10

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

I believe that this area should be further improved.

3/10

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

I personally believe to a great extent, comparing to my previous internships, where my role was less important.

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Travel loan
9/10

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

I believe i would seriously considerate applying for a job at Schlumberger.

8/10

Social

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

Yes, i shall say and it was quite encouraged.

10/10

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

It was quite expensive living in the city, but our salary made living affordable.

5/10

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

I shall say that the nightlife was not really my scene.

3/10

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

Yes, and i believe i'm quite lucky about it.

9/10