Early Careers Recruitment at Airbus

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Bristol/Filton South East
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Administration/Secretarial Human Resources Information Technology

8.1/10

The Role
8.8
Organisation
7.2

Socialising

8.0

The Role

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

Loved working here. Really flexible environment, Bristol is a fantastic area and overall a great company to develop in

9/10

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

Felt more like a Family than as a team.

10/10

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

Always had the support of my manager and everyone in the team is more than happy to answer questions

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

It varies, there will always be slow days however the majority of the time I always had something to do after an initial slow start.

7/10

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

Given a lot of responsiblity in terms of coming up with innovative solutions to problems

9/10

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

It will enhance my employability for the future no doubt!

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Really relaxing, great fun but also extremely professional, hardworking and challenging.

8/10

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

Very well organised.

8/10

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

This is one of the key areas Airbus Group can improve on. Looking at the training sides of things as I feel that interns do not get enough exposure to training days.

5/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Above 25 days holiday
8/10

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

I would love to come back and work here. Especially as I feel integrated into the team.

7/10

Social

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

Fantastic socials! There is always something happening in and around Bristol. Bath is only 15 minutes away and is gorgeous!

9/10

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

Bristol is expensive. In terms of rent it is very easy to find affordable accomodation. However if you want a night out then you will find the area is slightly expensive for drinks, food etc...

6/10

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

AMAZING!

10/10

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

Yes, there is a football team, cricket team, running team, lots of charity events and so much to do.

7/10