This page provides you with application and interview advice provided directly by graduates working in Production Planner
"1) My interview was held in March 2008 while i was looking for a placement. It consisted of: Psychological Test and then only an interview. To pass psychological test required having technical skills and fast decision making skills. As well as the ability to pick up and correct answers. "
Graduate P-way Engineer, Balfour Beatty Rail, Permanent way at Balfour BeattyBalfour Beatty Profile
"We had to complete an online application on the company website which also included sending in our CV. Once accepted I was then invited to the Graduate Assessment Day where from hundreds of applications there was 21 people in attendance. This had several tasks including team situations in which we are assessed by the function leads and HR and is concluded by a 5 minute presentation that was prepared on the day. "
Project Controls Graduate, Project Controls at Wood Group
"For graduate scheme - selection day process, including 3 team related tasks and an individual interview. Individual interview for project placement. Work on interview skills, and good knowledge of the company."
Associate Planner, at Wood Group
"Know about the company - it's all out there on the internet."
Production Planner, GE Aviation Systems at GE