Engineering and Manufacturing Reviews

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6.4
Date Added: 25th April 2017 by Anonymous
"International company - engage with different cultures on a daily basis. Varied project workload. Good sharesave scheme. People are genuinely nice and helpful across the business. Location - some sites are a little in the middle of nowhere. Grad scheme rotations are only divulged a few months before needing to move. "Read more
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Graduate Engineering Trainee
Voted Useful by 2 People
10
Date Added: 19th April 2017 by Anonymous
"Real responisibilites and projects from day one. As many at the company would say: the people I work with. Dedicated, skilled and commited at work but fun and outgoing after hours. Every day is a challenge and my manager is able to give me lots to do and to look at. The company does well and is willing to invest in it's sites. This means that there are lots of important and interesting projects going on and many more smaller ones at most sites. From the perspective of an Engineer it provides a huge range of..."Read more
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Graduate Engineer
Team:
Site Engineering
Voted Useful by 1 Person
8.8
Date Added: 18th April 2017 by Anonymous
"The overall best thing about my job is the type of work I get to be involved in. Working in Defence means the work is always new, challenging and interesting. This means I'm always motivated to think of new ways to exploit technologies. The job is always interesting because of the range of work I am involved in.The worst thing is definitely the pay. Compared to other jobs requiring the same qualifications/experience the pay is lower than other jobs (in my case engineering.) Starting salary is around £4,000-£5,000 lower than a..."Read more
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Graduate Mechanical Engineer
Voted Useful by 1 Person
6.4
Date Added: 18th April 2017 by Anonymous
"Flexibility, chances to try different types of work, responsibility for own work, chances for development. The pay is extremely low in comparison to similar graduates who work in the private sector. There can be an attitude that people need to 'serve time' prior to applying for career progression steps rather than assessing candidates based on their skills and body of work. This can make for an uncomfortable environment at times. "Read more
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Graduate - Survivability Engineer
Team:
Platform Survivability
Voted Useful by 1 Person
2.8
Date Added: 18th April 2017 by Anonymous
"Flexible working hours.Poor salary, poor benefits, lack or organisation."Read more
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Graduate - Team Member
Voted Useful by 1 Person
7.8
Date Added: 18th April 2017 by Anonymous
"The people and the work.The pay and constant striving to cut costs wherever possible."Read more
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Graduate Engineer
Team:
Platform Systems
Voted Useful by 1 Person
8.6
Date Added: 11th April 2017 by Anonymous
"The fascinating technical nature of the graduate placements available and the variety of those placements. The graduate scheme can potentially require employees to move every six months and offers relatively little certainty about future location."Read more
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Graduate
Team:
System Operator
Voted Useful by 1 Person
8
Date Added: 11th April 2017 by Anonymous
"Having available support when I need it, from project work or college work.Often not access to work due to clearance issues and my ability to do the work."Read more
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Railway Engineering Design - Apprentice
Team:
Stations
Voted Useful by 2 People
10
Date Added: 10th April 2017 by Anonymous
"Salary and career prospects. None. "Read more
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Emergency Response Apprentice
Team:
Emergency Response
Voted Useful by 1 Person
8.4
Date Added: 10th April 2017 by Anonymous
"My team. Everyone is very welcoming. The training I get outside of my day to day job e.g. management training."Read more
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Procurment Graduate
Team:
Energus - Finance
Voted Useful by 3 People