student at Schlumberger

Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
Gloucester South West
Review Date
Salary
Unpaid
Roles
Engineering

Connect with this company

7.8/10

About You
9.0
The Organisation
7.8
Everything Else

6.5

About You

Role Description

'Women and Technology insight event - 2 day exposure into the field, with the opportunity to shadow an engineer for 2 hours

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

I enjoyed the firsthand experience of talking to an engineer, seeing their actual work life, as well as participating in a case study taken from a real occurrence. I also appreciate talking to the vice president of the company who is very inspiring.

9/10

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

We were given good accommodation and treated with good dinners, which I think speaks of the value the company gave us

10/10

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

Some of the engineers were really helpful and willing to answer our queries

8/10

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

It was eye opening and helps me to understand my skills and interests better

9/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

good program structure

7/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

friendly

7/10

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

we were provided with a lot of information ad exposure

6/10

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?

I believe I got a wholesome picture of the various job demands in the company

10/10

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

fairly well

8/10

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

very valuable

9/10

Other Information

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

transport to the centre was reimbursed, food and accomodation throughout the event was provided for

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

yes

8/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

fair

5/10

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

not much. We were told about the training schools run by the company

3/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

yes

10/10