Women and Technology Conference at Schlumberger

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Stonehouse West Midlands
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About You

Role Description

A 3 day insight into Schlumberger to encourage more female engineers/technicians

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

I enjoyed the insight very much


2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

We were always made to feel important, valued and respected during our time at the firm


3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

We were given enough guidance to gain an idea of how the company operates and some of the things they do. All questions were answered clearly and enthusiastly


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

I learnt a lot about the company and industry, I also got to improve on my team working and communication skils


The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

It was well structured with each event leading smoothly onto the next


6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

The general atmosphere was friendly and comfortable


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

The company designed our stay to help us learn and develop with useful and fun tasks.


8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

We got given a lot of information on the different sectors and jobs available, we were also able to speak to quite a few employees who elaborated


9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

The company culture was made clear and repeated throughout out time there


10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?

The content was designed to give a varied experience, this helped me make some decisions as to what I would/ would not want to do in future


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11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?

All expenses during stay were paid for and travel was reimbursed

12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

Every task, including meals, involved meeting and speaking to employees which was great.


13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

We were always speaking to employees so there were plenty of networking opportunities


14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

We were told about some of the company sports teams, employee entertainment discounts etc


15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

Definitely. This was a brief but great opportunity to learn about what Schlumberger is about and the many career paths they offer.