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Responsibility:
3.7/5
 
Work Life Balance:
5/5
 
Environmental Awareness:
4.7/5
 
Benefits:
3/5
 
Company Culture:
5/5
 
Career Progression:
3.7/5
 
Colleagues:
5/5
 
Training:
4.3/5
 
Enjoyment:
4.3/5
 
Overall Rating:
4.3/5
 

Lewis Business Media Ltd (LBM) was formed in February 2012 by the Lewis family. Based in Uckfield in East Sussex, the business is now a multi-platform media business operating in a number of B2B markets. It has grown rapidly from nothing to a substantial business employing 20+ people around the world and with a large network of contracted freelancers.

Our philosophy is all about reader engagement. We provide opportunities for our readers and users to enhance their knowledge and awareness and develop their companies and careers as appropriate across all the markets in which we operate. These opportunities range from live events, such as awards, round-tables, conferences and exhibitions, though websites, newsletters, social media, on and off-line training programmes as well as traditional print media. This business model then allows us to offer access to this engaged audience to our commercial partners.

LBM take on a small number of graduates and apprentices every year in a variety of disciplines. Please see our website for our latest vacancies.


Industry: Retail, Retail (Rotational Graduate Scheme) Department: Yorkshire Area Job Title: Graduate Retail Management

Industry: Retail, Retail (Department & Store Management) Job Title: Commercial manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Department: Commercial manager Job Title: Commercial manager

Industry: Property and Housebuilding, Planning Department: Town Planning Job Title: Assistant Planner

Industry: Retail, Retail (Merchandiser) Job Title: Merchandise Associate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Department & Store Management)

Industry: Retail, Retail (Sales) Department: 24,000 Job Title: Commercial manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Merchandiser) Department: Bhs Gift Job Title: Merchandise Associate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Rotational Graduate Scheme) Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Rotational Graduate Scheme) Department: South west Job Title: Grad - Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Rotational Graduate Scheme) Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment), Customer Service Department: Customer service Job Title: Customer service manager


Industry: Arts & Media, Online Marketing Department: Social Media Job Title: Online Marketing Assistant

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Job Title: Graduate Commercial Manager

Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment), Human Resources Graduate Scheme Department: HR Job Title: Resourcing Officer

Industry: Retail, Retail (Department & Store Management)

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Job Title: Graduate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Merchandiser) Department: Gift Job Title: MA Graduate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Department: Stores/ graduate programme Job Title: Retail management graduate trainee

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Department: Northampton Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management)

Industry: Retail, Retail (Rotational Graduate Scheme) Department: Graduate programme Job Title: Graduate Trainee Retail Management

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Department: Fashion & Home Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Job Title: Graduate Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Department & Store Management) Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Department & Store Management) Department: Commercial Job Title: Commercial Management

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Department & Store Management) Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Law, Solicitor Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Law, Solicitor Department: Dispute Resolution Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Law, Solicitor Department: Real Estate Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Law, Solicitor Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Law, Solicitor Department: Real Estate Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Law, Solicitor Department: Real Estate Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Law, Solicitor Department: Infrastructure & Government Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Law, Solicitor Department: Property Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Law, Solicitor Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Retail, Retail (Department & Store Management) Department: In store Job Title: Commercial Manager

Industry: Retail, Retail (Merchandiser) Department: Lighting Job Title: Merchandising Graduate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Rotational Graduate Scheme) Department: Gifts Job Title: Graduate Merchandising Associate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Rotational Graduate Scheme) Department: Merchandising Job Title: Merchandising Graduate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Merchandiser) Department: Menswear Job Title: Merchandising Graduate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Rotational Graduate Scheme) Department: UK Job Title: Graduate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Merchandiser) Department: Merchandising Job Title: Merchandising Graduate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management) Department: Grad Job Title: Retail Management Graduate

Industry: Retail, Retail (Business Management)

Industry: Law, Solicitor Department: Competition Job Title: Trainee Solicitor

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering, Construction Project Management Job Title: Assistant Project Manager

Industry: Start Up, Director Department: Startup Job Title: Startup Founder

Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment), Administration Department: basingstoke Job Title: Client reception office

Industry: Start Up, Director Job Title: Director

Industry: Property and Housebuilding, Planning Department: Planning Job Title: Planner

Industry: Banking and Finance, Company Accounts & Finance Management Department: Finance Job Title: Finance manager

Industry: Banking and Finance, Sales & Trading Job Title: Business Analyst

Industry: Retail, Retail (Department & Store Management) Department: Management Job Title: Manager

Industry: Start Up, Director Job Title: Project Director

Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Digital Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get to be on the cutting edge of Innovation and advise on the correct technical applications

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Press shop

Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Infrastructure

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Prototype Model Shop

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Project Management

Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: IT

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best parts about my job are that I am always faced with a different challenge every day. Not one day is the same.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: E&I

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Training

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Training

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Training

Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Political Violence

Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Ecommerce

What are the best and worst things about your job?

An ever changing and improving workplace, always busy and making good use of my knowledge and experience.
Scope for self improvement and learning.
Location.
Team members working together
DHL benefits packages

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Industry: Law Department: Banking and Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

All the people are really nice and happy to help if you have a problem. I get a lot of exposure to various different documents and different banking and finance transactions such as Islamic Finance. I learn something new almost every week.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Research and Development

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Maintenance

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Print

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Warships

What are the best and worst things about your job?

constant work allows you to keep involved

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Industry: - Select Industry - Department: Digital Print

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good colleges
Flexibility
Job responsibility
Work environment

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: PMO

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being in an office based environment means it is slightly more chilled, you have freedom to be able to eat or have a cup of tea when you want. On top of this, there is also a lot of opportunities to be able to meet new people and learn and improve in more subject areas to further broaden your skills.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Project

What are the best and worst things about your job?

constant learning curve
employee benefits and working hours
pay
the people that work here

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Project

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The ever changing environments and opportunity to learn new skills. All the teams are open and accommodating to new apprentices. They are keen to help develop skills to support the business's vision of bespoke engineering prowess.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Track

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The job itself and being a part of a team with a common goal and the feeling of completing the job safely and correctly.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Nuclear

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexible hours.
Interesting work.
Good pay.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Cavendish Nuclear

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The range of engineering work and projects that individuals can be a part of and gain invaluable experience from. This includes the opportunity to be seconded to sites across the UK to get hands on with the installation and commissioning of the mechanical kit and electrical systems that have been designed in the offices and are being installed on site.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Programme Performance Management

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It is a nice environment to work in, with the mixture or being busy and being able to talk to your colleagues and enjoy their company.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You get the opportunity to work on some interesting and important projects.
There is a lot of support available for any issues you may have.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Marine and Technology

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- being able to work somewhere very few ever experience internationally.
- the level of responsibility and opportunity to gain management experience.
- the international opportunities post completion.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Cavendish Nuclear

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Marine

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Submarine Support

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexibility of working times and ability to take leave whenever you need it.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Administartion

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I like doing the labour allocation sheets, which I scan and save,
I also like to make upi Health & Safety files for the sites.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Submarines

What are the best and worst things about your job?

We rotate on 3 month placements for the first year which gives you a good indication of different sectors within the business. During the second year you then have a year placement which is great as you can really develop into this role and be given a lot more responsibility.

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Industry: - Select Industry - Department: Payroll

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get to learn a new skill

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Administration

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Workflow
Salary
Benefits

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Organisational Capability Team

What are the best and worst things about your job?

lots of experience in different areas around the yard

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Marketing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My opinion is valued on all matters related to marketing, i have been given ample opportunity to develop and put my own stamp on a variety of creative campaigns.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: OCT Team

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues.
Varity of work we can do throughout the apprenticeship.
Get to move around to different areas and learn something new.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Marine

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Receiving all the required training for skills that will open up great opportunities for a career within engineering.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Marine Project

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The pay is high for an apprenticeship. The qualifying pay is also quite high.

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Industry: Retail Department: Travel

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Teamwork.
Good feedback and praise.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Audit

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Health, Safety & Environmental

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Opportunities.
- Exposure to the wider business.
- Different and challenging work.
- No two days are the same.
- Workloads and scopes of work can change regularly.

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Industry: Charity, Education & Public Sector Department: Business Support

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working alongside other services areas to reach our aim to be a modern and sustainable council.

Being listened to by management - proble solving.

Being given responsibilities.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Vetting

Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Learning and Organisational Development

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Ability to get involved in a variety of areas

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Industry: Property & House Building Department: Business Rates

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great team,
good social life

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Retail

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair engineer

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical and Instrumentation

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Software

What are the best and worst things about your job?

1. Challenging work and various training opportunities.
2. Studying for a degree whilst working (no education fees is a bonus).
3. Outreach opportunities - doing work related demonstrations and fun activities to schools/businesses to promote the engineering sector.

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Industry: Property & House Building Department: Marketing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It's challenging and there's room to make yourself heard and come up with new ideas.

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Industry: Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Department: Kitchen

Industry: Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Department: Front of House

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Social aspect and fun to meet new people every day.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounting and Settlement

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Career opportunities
Good colleagues
Good salary

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Marine Cargo

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The good parts of my job is the team; I meet a group of highly competent group with a range of skills and it inspires me to improve and learn more, also I like the sector and I am interested in learning more about marine cargo; due to it being an old class of business there is so much to learn.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Aerospace

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Emergency

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Relaxed, good support, enjoyable work.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: PC&S

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Technically challenging.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Property and Casualty

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great colleagues - everyone is incredibly happy to help.
Many opportunities to complete CII qualifications as well as opportunities within your own job.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Retirement

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues
Challenging work
Friendly atmosphere

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: FINEX

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Learning continually with each risk you place.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Upstream Natural Resources

Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Aviation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues and support.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction South

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Career development.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Gas

Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: 24/7 Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My colleagues are all amazing and very supportive. Every single person is willing to give 100% to help and teach.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: IT

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Always kept busy with interesting projects and because of this I am always learning new skills.

Always have assistance or guidance available when I need it.

Learning something new or developing upon current knowledge every day.

Always have time to complete work for my course to a high level.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The amount I am learning on a day to day basis.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Due to being new to the job, every time I come into work I am gaining skills in my position.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I enjoy coming to a friendly work environment, my work colleagues make this job easier for me as everyone is so approachable and understanding that I feel happy to ask any type of question to them when stuck on something. I enjoy learning new things and being so early on to my development. I am learning something new most days and that is exciting because it's not the same old tasks every day.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get an all-round experience of different jobs which are carried out by a joiner in every day working jobs.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction West

What are the best and worst things about your job?

* Fulfilling and challenging work
* Always busy
* Always learning
* Flexible hours

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Fleet Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work life balance. The people in my workplace are brilliant, couldn't ask for better people. I already feel as if I am part of the team. Most expenses are payed for: Travel, accommodation, food when away and anything I need for college.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Information Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Level of support.
Opportunities available.
Office culture.
Colleagues.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: IS

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I'm working with great people who are all very friendly, helpful and care about you.

The environment is pleasant to work in and very accommodating.

It's really interesting to be working on improving real projects inside the business.

There are opportunities inside the business that allow you to experience new things.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Maintanence

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You have the freedom to choose what work you are going to do. You are pretty much left to it and as long as you pull your own weight, you won't have any problems.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Customer Insight

Industry: Arts & Media Department: Search

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Writing up and creating ad copy and keyword lists allows you to be creative and imaginative.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction

Industry: Law Department: Court of Protection

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Job satisfaction, helping clients and seeing a positive outcome.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Production

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Civil Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

-Support
-Pay
-Benefits
-Responsibility

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: FINEX

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You work alongside some very experienced and respected people within the industry and are able to learn from them which is a great opportunity.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Groupt IT

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The ability to combine creativity with challenging problem-solving.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Technology

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of jobs to do so you learn a lot.
Lots of training opportunities and opportunities to take on extra roles and responsibilities.
Supportive team members who are willing to help and teach you if you aren't sure about something.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Network Ops

Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Collection, Recoveries and Banking Finance litigation

Industry: Energy and Utilities

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The job itself is a real winner, as well as all the training and support you gain throughout the course you learn some new skills every day.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Water supply

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Enjoyable job.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Work Winning

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best part about my job is the people I work with and the support that is available.
Everyone I work with is nice and extremely helpful. I can ask anyone for help on any work and they are always happy to help.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team I'm put with to work with. The support I get from the site team and members of Taylor Wimpey.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Learning my chosen trade and working outside.

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Industry: Property & House Building Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The site team I work with
The work I get to do

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Industry: Law Department: HR

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The independence.
My team.
The varied work.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Infrastructure

Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Business and Private

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Reactive

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The company cares for you, employees are friendly and willing to help.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Bristol

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The company is large with big opportunities.

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Industry: Medical and Social Care Department: Adult Social Care Team

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working as a team and feeling part of that team.

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Industry: Consulting Department: Admission Department

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Information Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Meeting lots of people in different job roles with lots of different knowledge

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I’m always coming across new challenges.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Signalling

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work life balance is incredible and there are ample opportunities to progress your skills in the apprenticeship and then progress your career in the future.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It is a good way to get into construction.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Carpenter

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The range of work available and a good working community.
Support is there if needed.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Real Estate Practise

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Opportunities to work in London office.
The social nature of the insurance industry.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Signals and Telecoms

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good teams to work with. Plenty of work/balance.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Maintenance / Works Delivery

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working in a team and being accepted as an apprentice, the knowledge the team leaders give to you as they want you to succeed so take the time out of their day to explain things that you may not know.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: EIBD

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Each day isn't the same. Always different and challenging.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Apprentice railway engineer

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Bristol

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of work and training

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Bristol

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good training program.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Highways

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues, work life balance, office environment.

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Industry: Consulting Department: Residential

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Consulting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Challenging work and a great team.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: EICA Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best things about my job are the flexibility that comes with the job. I also enjoy doing the design work that I complete as part of my job.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Project Management

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The experience, support and opportunity to engage with the clients. We are also encouraged to be entrepreneurial and add value to the project and programmes where possible.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with a wide variety of people from different engineering disciplines who are all supportive and will take time to answer questions. Has given me a great insight into the different jobs available across the company and how they all work together. Also the opportunity to travel - I've been working on a project in France so have had several opportunities to travel there and to various other sites in Europe.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: IG Technical Support Europe

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The workplace is fairly relaxed.

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Industry: Consulting Department: Buildings

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexible working hours, a good team of colleagues in the office environment, a range of different projects that the company is involved with.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Operations Machinery

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good work life balance.
Good colleagues who make work enjoyable.
Inclusivity of all skill levels.
Not just used as 'slave labour' when on placement. Day to day job is an important part of the team and people rely on you to do your job.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrification & Plant

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good work and life balance
Company is supportive in periods of sadness and weakness
All staff are friendly and will help you in the right direction

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Industry: Retail Department: Books

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people I work with

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I am based on site, therefore, meaning I am exposed to many different things and therefore, enhancing my learning.

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Industry: Charity, Education & Public Sector Department: Transport Coordination Unit

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I like the flexibility, although my weekdays feel like my days are just spent at work, I am still able to finish at 4pm, and have the rest of the afternoon/evening to do what I desire along with weekends and bank holidays off which with some jobs that isn't the case, along with annual leave and occasional half days and days off.

Nonetheless, the workload is most definitely manageable. It is all in the mindset that you put yourself in and if I'm in the right mindset and am thinking positive, I am then able to get a lot of work done in a day and find my tasks enjoyable.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: Advertising

Industry: Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Department: Complaints Resolution

What are the best and worst things about your job?

1000x better than any retail position out there.
Complaints Resolution is more about the investigation and acting as a check instead of dealing with frontline public worries like bin collection although this area still monitors things like that.
Flexible working, good pay, a massive improvement to mental health and personal wellbeing in a supportive environment.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Track Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The freedom to move between departments to allow you to gain a wider appreciation of the "cogs" in the company.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The practical element of the job and learning more.

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Industry: Law Department: Legal services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I have learnt new transferable skills.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Digital Energy

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The flexibility and varied nature of the role.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Advanced Control Team

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Working with experienced professionals.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: HR

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It's what I love doing and every day is a new day so it excites me to start a new day.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Highways & Infrastructure

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being able to impact things being built and to be able to say “I built that”

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Infrastructure

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of tasks keeps everything fresh.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: RMS

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Apprenticeship

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Different place nearly everyday, variation of jobs, you can self manage at times.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical

Industry: Consulting Department: Property Management

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The location of my workplace is great, as I live in the same town so travel time is short. I have good colleagues who are always willing to help and aid my development and learning process. The work I am involved with can be interesting and I gain a sense of achievement when I am involved in something which ends well.

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Industry: Consulting Department: Buildings

What are the best and worst things about your job?

In 7 months I have learnt more than ever. I have also pushed my comfort zone far beyond where I thought I could. They prioritise a good work/life balance and it shows. You interact with different people every day and the amount of opportunities to do projects is incredible.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Rail Structures

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Quantity Surveying

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Rail

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Buildings

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My colleagues are amazing and the chance to travel is really good, I am often out of the office 2 days a week.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Track

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being in and around the team/working environment.
Seeing the fruits of your labour.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people I work with are very friendly and help me a lot. Also, the work we do is very interesting.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: ISA

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Highly technical work with a visual output (especially in project terms). Great colleagues and training available for all employees.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Aviation

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Civil Structures

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Geotech

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Opportunities to work globally.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Bridges & Rail

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexibility in work, manage your own time as long as your tasks are done on time. Everyone is very helpful, and don't feel nervous asking anyone questions.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Bridges and Rail

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexibility and ability to work from home if needed, great people to work with and everyone is very accommodating and helpful.

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Industry: Consulting Department: Education, Health and Care

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: South Thames

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Developing new skills and learning with people at the same progress as me.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Integrated Transport

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The variety of work.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Building and Infrastructure

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I am given a lot of reposnsibility at a young age.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Plant Data

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get a lot of opportunity to travel. My workload is high for a placement student which means I am always busy and never sat waiting for more work to be provided. This really has helped develop my knowledge as an engineer.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: ITD

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Most of the people are nice and the environment is good. You can ask anyone for help.

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Industry: Charity, Education & Public Sector Department: Nursery/pre-school

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I work with the little ones , I love spending time with them , guiding them to achieve the targets.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Nuclear

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Fun, working environment that can have challenging problem solving tasks.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: HyCO PPE

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Opportunities to visit site. Lots of responsibility given early on.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: MGME

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The possibility of visiting different kinds of customers in the metals processing applications and knowing how to manage the projects for those customers.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: QA

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexibility - working hours are very tailored towards you
Involvement - Doesn't matter if you are top of the tree or an apprentice, everyone has the same input which creates a nice working atmosphere
Engagement - No 2 days are the same

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Recruitment

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people! They're amazing!
The amount of responsibility given to individuals.
Whether you are a Graduate or an Apprentice, if you are at the same level, you're at the same level. There's never a time where a Graduate is favoured and given a higher salary or more responsibility if they are of the same level.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: Human Resources

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Gaining exposure to the business context and strategy. Many employees don't have oversight over the details and decisions that you do.

Being able to help others at work and seeing the (hopefully) positive outcome.

Building key stakeholder relationships.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Highways

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Interacting and discussing contract clauses with subcontractors. Negotiating quotes ensuring that everything you have received is backed up with the relevant evidence.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering Solutions

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Rail

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good benefits and mobility.

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Industry: Law Department: Real Estate

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being challenged in my work to ensure I am constantly progressing and improving.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: CTS

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Interesting work.

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Industry: Law Department: Real Estate

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing about my job is the fact that it is secure and I can become a Solicitor whilst learning on the go.

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Industry: Law Department: Real Estate

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing is the support I have from my team as they are willing to help me with any queries I have.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commerical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Responsbility.
Achievements in the form of successes at work.
Colleagues.
Flexible working
Sponsorship for higher education.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Infrastructure

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Currently have a close enough office location so commuting doesn't take more than an hour. Currently, get fuel allowance as I'm travelling to a temporary site office which some companies may not offer. Good, solid career progression.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Building

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Get to see a building from start to finish.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Credit Control

What are the best and worst things about your job?

There is never a dull moment. Never one part of the day where you're not busy, always makes the day go quicker when you are busy ;)

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Estimating

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Interesting and varied work
Always learning new information and skills
Meet new people and develop solid relationships with colleagues

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: C&I

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The different day to day challenges.

Being on site and taking site walks.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Building West Midlands and South West

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being a part of management
Feeling important
Time keeping and independence
Office atmosphere
People at work are really nice and caring
'Agile working' system

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Building North West - Social Value

What are the best and worst things about your job?

1. Being able to work across all of our construction projects
2. Having the freedom to plan my own workload within the allocated targets
3. Meeting new people every week/day/- a broad range of stakeholders e.g supply chain, clients, education providers etc.
4. Support from my manager and colleagues to progress and help whenever I need it
5. The organisational culture - everyone works together and is friendly
6. I get variation in my role and get to try new things
7. I am able to take part in internal and external training
8. There is a good benefits package/salary/holidays

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Financial Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My work is challenging and I enjoy it, I am given more responsibility and tasks to manage.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Teamwork.

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Industry: Law Department: Manchester LPDC

What are the best and worst things about your job?

There are so many opportunities to work in different teams. The support that you receive from everyone in your team, your manager and everyone else in both the Manchester and London office, who want to see you succeed.

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Industry: Law Department: Real Estate

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Lots of engaging, interesting work.
Good office environment. Very friendly and open to everyone.
Fantastic colleagues and good management structure.
Lots of support available.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

No two jobs are ever the same. You are always learning and always moving forwards in your career.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Making my own decisions and managing my own work packages
The colleagues I have

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working as a team and knowing you're a vital service to the country and customers as well as the huge practical aspect. Also how you have to know what you're doing as it isn't just a like a mindless factory job, you have to think and know every aspect and risk and process to be successful.

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Industry: Charity, Education & Public Sector Department: Intelligence Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people I work with and the things I get to do make my job really enjoyable as I feel like I do something that makes a difference.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Information Security

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Amazing colleagues makes for a great team. A fair bit of interaction with other teams which is good as you get to meet many different people around the business. This role is mainly dealing with lots of smaller tasks constantly which is nice as you are always doing something different.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: IT

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Bricklaying

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Mixing with the bricklayers and getting on with work learning new skills.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Bricklaying

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The change, not every day is the same so the variety of jobs that you have. You always have someone ready to answer your questions or help you when you're stuck.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: CT&S

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Interesting work, good colleagues.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial - Retail

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I love working away from home
The team are extremely kind and welcoming
I do real work not just exercises

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Energy Business

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Technical Publications

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Having flexitime.
Being treated like a proper member of staff and not just an apprentice.
Meeting new people from different backgrounds.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Human Resource

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Support from colleagues and managers and friendly environment.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Recruitment

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Getting to work with some great people and the job feels really rewarding.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Emergency Breakdown

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The welcoming attitude of all the staff.
The satisfaction of helping out members.
Opportunities for development.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Marketing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I have moved from my first role, from customer service to Marketing. The best things about my role are:

- it's really techy and digital, we have laptops and use Skype for business daily to enable the best communications in the team.
- We solve big problems that can impact a large number of people
- We design all strategy around the communications to the customer, so get to work on new copy and closely with brand

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Industry: Retail Department: emergency breakdwown

What are the best and worst things about your job?

working in this type of environment and having support there if I need it.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Recruitment

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Offering people job- its always great to hear how happy some people are when you let them know they've passed their interview.

The admin side of the job. I love being organised so really enjoy the paperwork side of the job, working out the best induction for candidates to go on and the stats/analytical work we do.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Emergency Breakdown

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great colleagues
Great Managers
Excellent facilities

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Industry: Retail Department: Emergency Breakdown

What are the best and worst things about your job?

We are able to extend our career path easily, if you put the hard work in.

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Industry: - Select Industry - Department: Emergancy Breakdown

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Bests part about the job for me is the simple fact that your helping people everyday day in day out > its a very rewarding job and is a good job to progress in

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Emergancy Breakdown

What are the best and worst things about your job?

good hours and also the salary for us is very good I also like how many opportunities that there are for us after we have finished our emergency breakdown apprentice too.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Emergency Breakdown

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing I would say about my job is getting to deal with different types of members and different types of situations on a regular basis. For e.g. some people could be stuck on the hard shoulder of the motorway, and some people could be stuck in a live lane. Then some people could be safe on a little side street and some people could be completely safe at their home address. Different priorities for the relevant situations.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: HR

Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Volkswagen Group Roadside Assistance

Industry: - Select Industry - Department: Social Media

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I now work in Social Media and really enjoy that environment. The job is really challenging, with every day being so different. I love the team that I work with, there is a great atmosphere and a good bond within the team. I do enjoy the social side of the job, we do lots of internal and external activities together.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Emergency Breakdown

What are the best and worst things about your job?

the job itself is rewarding, but knowing you could potentially save somebodies life is rewarding

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Eb

What are the best and worst things about your job?

1. The best things about my job is helping out customer and knowing I have done something good for them

2. having time where I get good breaks where im able to relate on what I have done

3. communication , at my job everyone knows how to communicate with each other which is good .

4. the way they treat us .

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Corporate Audit & Advisory

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The opportunities available to progress in the industry and in the firm.
The wellbeing packages are amazing, such as quizzes, welcome drinks etc.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Agriculture

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team I work with are great, the variety of jobs you get to do, continuous training.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Business and Private Division

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Having people around me to help and support. While I am still training, everyone around me is happy to assist with any questions and queries. There is no question too small or too big. It also relieves pressure when there are specific questions (especially from clients), where we have specific teams who have this knowledge. This way I do not pressure myself into trying to know everything.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Farms and Landed Estates

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people I work with and work environment.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Farms Land & Estate

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great chance to build up skills and experience that I will be able to use and help me progress in the future.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Medical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Challenging and different work.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Corporate Audit and Advisory

What are the best and worst things about your job?

A good thing about my job is that I get to go out to clients premises and meet them. From this, I can see what the business does which is more interesting to see in person than to read about.

Another good thing is that I get to meet a lot of different people in the workplace. I work jointly with senior members of staff and trainees like me. It allows us to develop and use the senior member's experience/knowledge to teach us what we need to do.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Marine Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

How I get to work on such a huge variety of vessels .

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Getting to work in the sun outdoors

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Human Resource

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Support from colleagues and managers and friendly environment.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Finance

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Engineering Solutions

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing about my job is the variety (as explained previously), and also the opportunities it has to offer.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Rail

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I love having freedom and a lot of responsibility that most wouldn't think an 18-year-old has

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Training.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Every day is different. Working with incredibly talented people. Opportunities to learn every day. Really supportive company and team. Responsibility given to me from day one.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction East

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The variety

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Industry: Consumer Goods and FMCG Department: Technical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Support level.
Trust placed in me.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Teams are easy to work with
Flexibility
Challenging

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Aviation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get to work with some brilliant people who love their jobs. I work in a great environment.

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Industry: Consumer Goods and FMCG Department: HR

Industry: Law Department: Property Litigation

Industry: Law Department: Residential Conveyancing

Industry: Law Department: New Homes Sales

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Getting to play my part in a property team specializing in the sales of new homes.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Marine Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of jobs and vessels I get to work on

The people I work around

Working on the river

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Marine Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being active

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Industry: Consulting Department: Documentation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

People I work with
Management
Training available

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Waste Water Treatment

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good wages for an apprentice.

Welcomed to the business.

Good college and training.

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Industry: Law Department: Construction

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get involved with a variety of clients, matters and events, which makes the working week interesting.

The firm is generally very friendly and welcoming, and quite sociable.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: IT Security

What are the best and worst things about your job?

1. The people are lovely - so helpful! I have honestly never worked with such nice people who are never too busy to support you.
2. Location. I love not having to commute to work.
3. The opportunities I have had already - travelling abroad, testing new products and meeting vendors.

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Industry: Law Department: Service Desk Analyst

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Everyday brings new challenges and problems to overcome

- Fast paced work environment

- Good colleagues

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Digital Energy

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Engaging and supportive.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Enforcement and Market Oversight

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It is a very friendly environment.
There are a lot of benefits.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Desktop Services

Industry: Banking and Finance Department: EMO-SMO

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I learn something new every day.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Tendering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The freedom and how laid back.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Learning & Development

What are the best and worst things about your job?

New challenges each day.
Everyone works together as a team.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: GB Sales

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Getting to meet a large number of people from lots of different areas of the business to enhance my knowledge.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Retirement

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I love the colleagues that I work with.
There are lots of opportunities to get involved with other projects and learn from them.
People are patient with me and happy to answer any questions that I have, regardless of how senior they are to me.
It's a very relaxed environment which means we can all wear our own clothes.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing about my job is the opportunity to have a look at different areas of the business to gain a good understanding of how the business works together and co-operates whilst also understanding how to perform the separate roles.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Retirement

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It's very close to my home so a short commute and the opportunities to be involved in different types of work.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

As apprentices we get to experience working with the different departments within Industry. This means that every day is different.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Maintenance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The exceptional support and guidance.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Cloud Enablement

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Feeling valued
Encouragement
Recognition
Support
Training and progression opportunities
Pay package
Brand
Job security
Culture
Freedom in my work itself
Freedom to work remotely
Great management
Travel opportunities - This is a positive and a negative (Anxiety related)

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: GB Industries and Practices - Retail

Industry: Consumer Goods and FMCG Department: Technical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Get to learn and gain experience in a great industry
Career progression
Studying as well as working
A lot of good opportunities to see things that others within the company may not get the chance to see.
Good management and people to work alongside.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Specialty Reinsurance

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Quality Control

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The training available is insane!
Anything from online visio help to civil engineering at university.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Admin

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I find I am surrounded by some great people who push me to be the best I can and support me in trying to do this

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Strategy and Competition

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working environment
Resources available in the work place
Support available in the workplace
Team
Flexibility
Benefits
Facilities

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Industry: Law Department: Commercial Litigation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Enjoyable work which is challenging- allowed to carry out the work with adequate supervision, but not dictated at the same time.

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Industry: Science and R&D Department: Platform Systems

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of interesting and important work.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: FINEX

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexibility.
Level of training and support provided.
Being responsible for yourself.
Not spoon-fed - you are given lots of responsibility.
Career progression.
Large amount of colleagues at the same level - peer support and friendship groups.
Social events.
Good pay at the start and through the progression of the role.
Hard, but interesting work.
Interaction with senior employees.
Not looked down upon.
People acknowledge your age and look at it as a benefit for innovation.
Teams are relaxed around working time and workload.
Wide range of benefits.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Fantastic work environment and colleagues
Support network
Opportunities for further training and career progression

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Document Control

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good support, good company to work for, available training , close to home.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing about my job is the variety of tasks given to me; there is always something different to focus on compared to the previous day.

I also feel that this benefits me as I am picking up a wide range of techniques and methods and am therefore becoming a more skilled employee as a result.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good experience working with a team, learning new things everyday, going to site to see the project, good salary, making friends in a work environment

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Data Protection

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Enjoyable work and always busy

Good team

Many opportunities to learn

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- The responsibility given within the job
- Being offered opportunities to move up within the company
- Qualifications gained
- Variation within the work you carry out

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Maintenance / Process Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

A wide range of things to learn, from electrical to mechanical engineering.
Different people with different backgrounds with different experiences. They all would have varying solutions to a problem and it is worth taking them in.
Some aspects are challenging and allows me to strive to become better.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Technical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with a vast range of professionals.
The ability to learn from those in a different part of the business.
The opportunity to gain professional qualifications while working full time.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Paid education

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Finance and Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The fact that the work you complete is valued and you can see the benefits of what you are doing. You are trusted with tricky and detailed tasks which enables you to widen your list of contacts as communication between other teams/departments may be required to gather information.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It allows me to grow with the business, gain the correct qualifications and experience along the way.

Allows for business connections and routes into other areas.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Paid education.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Getting college courses paid for.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good pay for an apprentice.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Bearing House

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people there are great and you can tell that the company clearly cares about your view

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Hot and cold discs

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with a friendly group of people

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Getting good training from the company that I’ll be able to use throughout my career.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Plant Maintenance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

No day is ever the exact same, and no job will be the same either. In maintenance, you will be fixing and maintaining various machines and plenty of other smaller jobs that don’t make the turbines themselves but assists the people and the process in which it is done.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Technician

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good training and real on the job experience.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Gain lots of experience in various job roles

Plenty of apprentices train with Siemens. Full-time staff, contractors and managers are encouraged to train apprentices, taking time to show them the job and share their knowledge.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Craft

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You get paid to go to college, and you get good qualifications at the end. You also get a good benefits package and probably most importantly there are free coffee machines.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Major Incident Managements

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being able to learn new things every day.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Plant Matenance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Doing different things every day

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Paid Search

What are the best and worst things about your job?

There is always something new to learn, every day is a different day, which gives you so much opportunity to learn and grow and is what makes every day so interesting.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Shaft cell

Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Inventory

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Support operation, work closely with management.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Mobility

What are the best and worst things about your job?

There is always something new to learn when on the job.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: Research and Insights

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Team environment/Colleagues
- Support
- Interesting clients with interesting briefs

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Planning

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Rotor Strip

What are the best and worst things about your job?

As an apprentice, I am exposed to many different departments to see what I enjoy doing before the time comes to start applying for jobs.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Building Technologies

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work itself is very challenging and there are often problems which we have to overcome as we are working, this makes the environment I work in tricky so you always need to be thinking and figuring out solutions to the problems.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Civil Engineering - Water Sector

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Apprentice jointer

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: MIS

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My team interact with so many functions that the opportunities are endless. There are always new people to meet and work with.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Intelligent Traffic Systems

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work and the colleagues are great. I learn so much everyday.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Network Ops

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: New Connections

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Fitting

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Jointer

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good company benefits

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: HR

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Ability to upskill me.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Faults

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Jointer

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good bonus.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Faults

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Field Staff

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Different day to day working environment.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Learning on the spot and being able to apply anything learnt straight into the working environment.
Along with the social aspects of the working environment.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Lots of opportunities and some managers will want to push you and utilise you to the best of your ability
Flexibility in location around England

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Customer Relations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

There is always the ability to grow your career. Siemens are really interested in retaining talent and exploring ways you can enhance your career. Taking the risk definitely is worth it.

My job is really challenging and requires me to talk and create a rapport with so many people from different backgrounds, however, I really like understanding how to do this and why it is important to have these relationships.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Operations

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Services

Industry: Consulting Department: Documentation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing about the job is that it provides good career progression within the company.

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Industry: Consulting Department: Employment Consultancy

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good progression opportunities.
Own Learning and Development team where you can develop any topic or skill you require.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Change Team

What are the best and worst things about your job?

-There are plenty of progression opportunities
-Lots of support available
-I am working on a very large strategic initiative which provides lots of opportunities for learning and development

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Opportunity within large main contractor environment

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Industry: Science and R&D Department: CTS

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Getting to contribute to an interesting and important workplace.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Global Managed Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

When resolving issues for customers it can be very rewarding and they can be very grateful when a complicated issue can be resolved.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Operational

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Team spirit

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being able to transfer what I learn at college to on the job work, and I am given opportunities to solve problems that I haven't encountered before.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: CED

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Opportunities and access to different career paths.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: TRG

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team I work with are easy to get along with and supportive of each other.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Vetting Unit

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Feeling proud once I have completed something new

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Vetting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people I work with.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Service Desk

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: GT Cell

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Challenging tasks, friendly colleagues who are willing to help and personal development that arises from this.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Service Desk

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Varied workload in a dynamic environment.
Frequently presented with new challenges in new technologies.
Potential for further development with recognised qualifications.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: BIM

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being a Digital engineering apprentice suits me to a tea, as I am always challenging my problem solving, imagination and creativity skills, with each day never being the same. One of the reasons why I love being a Digital engineering apprentice is that you are able to work as part of a team of talented designers, being able to design.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Rolls Royce

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Chilled
Fun
Interesting

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I enjoy fixing problems so problem-solving and using your knowledge and skills to overcome issues. Making better products for the factory plus the training, experience and opportunities we are given.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: Ford Digital & Print

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Free breakfast
Gym membership
Free lunches/activities with market leading brands
Events
Exposure
Colleagues
Challenging

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Vetting

Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Risk

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexibility, freedom, colleagues and opportunities.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Solutions Centre

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best part of my job is that I don't know everything so I can learn easily and that every day can change.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Distribution

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Caring company.
- Always pushing you to go further.
- Always interested in how you are doing within the company.
- Generous salary even as a foundation apprentice.
- Challenging work to keep you busy.
- Occasional pay rises to motivate you to complete all your tasks.
- Guaranteed life long career so long as you stay out of trouble.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Field Support

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Having a team that supports you and encourages self growth.
If you meet your targets and exceed them you can get bonuses.

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Industry: Consumer Goods and FMCG Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with such a supportive team has helped me learn so much in such a short space of time! I'm given the time to learn and develop skills that help make everyday tasks much easier.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: Paid Social

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Pushing/challenging.
Constantly learning.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The challenging work.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: UK Retail

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Fit Out

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Teams I get to work with.
Available training both from the University and in-house.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Property & Casualty - Facultative

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The colleagues. They are always helpful and a pleasure to work with. The environment around the office is brilliant.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Kay client sales

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I really enjoy getting to work in all the different segments of the business as it gives you a really good idea of how people co-operate within the business and allows you to see from all perspectives.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Infrastructure Process Management

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The ability to learn whatever you're interested in when possible.
Getting hands on high-end sides of technology, such as AWS.
Having incredibly experienced people in almost all positions.
Work is incredibly rewarding. Specifically, problem-solving tasks.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Platform Systems

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The variety of work available and the flexibility to complete it

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Always learning and on new tasks regularly so each week is different.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Ecobuildings

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of opportunities,
Experience with professionals,
Good benefits.

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Industry: Science and R&D Department: Mechanical Manufacture engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get to put into practice what I have learnt whilst training and to improve.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Datacentre & Cloud Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Travelling to Germany, having a great team around you and having so much knowledge under one room which they are happy to help and share!

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Capital Delivery and Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I have a range of different activities to complete and sometimes get to go out to sites to see what work has taken place.

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Industry: Property & House Building Department: Techinical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being given more responsibility as I become more confident with what I do.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Distribution of electricity

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Help is always given when needed.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: I.T

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team I work with and the wide range of projects and tasks I work on have shown me a wide scale view of the business.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Systems Solutions

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working within a team of supportive people and other apprentices who helped train me up on the job. Being able to rotate area job roles every 6 months to get a full view of the company.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with armoured fighting vehicles and the armed forces personnel that use them.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Field Staff

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great working environment, with good work colleagues.
Salary is very competitive and great company benefits.
Very enjoyable job roles.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Test and validation management

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It's a broad role and there are opportunities to take up other options eg automation.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Software

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great colleagues, if any problems, lack of understanding just ask and they will help you. Friendly.
Regular meetups - whether in work time or socially, with people you started with, the department or even just friends made along the way.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Scheduling

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Very organised
Flexible
Understanding
Challenging

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Patch and Development

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Creating solutions that work.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Remote Desktop support

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Opportunity.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Joinery

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Not every day is going to be the same. Each day is challenging and enjoying every aspect of the job. I enjoy working internally and externally.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

-friendly and helpful colleagues
-ability to gain training and knowledge
-every other Friday off

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: RMS UK

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flex 9-5.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Network Opperations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Doing something different every day.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Infrastructure

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of tasks, not every day is the same

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Project Management

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people and environment create a positive working space.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Systems Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I have a decent amount of responsibility and I am given ample room to stretch/challenge myself.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working on military spec equipment. The short distance to get to work each day.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Smart metering

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technical Training

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Training.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical/Electronic

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The responsibilities given to me through job roles within a team.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Rotary and Mission Systems

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Special Projects

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The flexibility to take my career in the direction I choose.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Operational staff

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The opportunities the company give is amazing.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You are given meaningful and challenging work, with support available if you need it.
You have the opportunity to rotate through different teams and gain experience in a number of roles.
There are plenty of opportunities for interesting experiences (visiting other sites, working on real equipment, etc.)
The people you work with are very experienced and can share lots of valuable knowledge with you.
You get 9/75 flexible working time so can work different amounts of time each day and get every other Friday off.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Information Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Trust and independence
Value of personal development
Not just a task boy for the person above me

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electric Fitter

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Smart metering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being free and being able to move around and get fresh air. Also the ability to make extra money with standby and overtime.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Fleet

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexible
Fast paced
Colleagues

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Rotary and Mission Systems

Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I enjoy working with and managing a team of people. It's unlike anything I have done before so I'm enjoying all of the new experiences. The role has definitely helped with my confidence and ability to communicate with people.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: DHL Launch Planning for Jaguar Land Rover

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The experience of being able to be a part of the launch of the new Range Rover by bringing the new parts onto site and planning the storage area before they go to lineside.
I am able to put my study into practice in the workplace and the opportunity to achieve a degree through my apprenticeship is amazing.
I enjoy working in a team and the time and support they have given to me in teaching me the business and the job role has been great.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get a great salary! I am always busy with all the different projects/tasks to do! I enjoy being busy and I enjoy the tasks I have been set.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: FAST - Programmatic + Print

What are the best and worst things about your job?

People that work here
Challenging work
Overall environment

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: FCO emergency response

What are the best and worst things about your job?

We are given responsibility and the chance to prove ourselves. Set to go out on our own with full training.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Optimisation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working together as a team with support.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: Research and Insights

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with a range of brands some which I haven't even heard of, it keeps things interesting. Sometimes you will have no knowledge in the business of the clients you work for which makes the role challenging when finding useful insights within the data.

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Industry: Law Department: Legal Solutions Centre

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Experiences and opportunities, especially to meet people from around the country.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Private Wealth - Investments and Pensions

What are the best and worst things about your job?

One of the best things is that I sit so close to my team that I always have them to fall back on if I need help.
I am also exposed to a lot of different scenarios so I am constantly learning and it rarely gets boring. Although day to day I might be doing similar tasks, they're always different depending on what the client wants and needs so each situation brings an individual challenge.

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Industry: Law Department: Residential real estate

Industry: Law Department: Dispute Resolution

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Daily challenges
- Lots of opportunity to get involved with business activities
- Flexibility to experience other jobs within the firm
- Flexible working hours
- Support with progression
- Responsibility

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Industry: Law Department: Real Estate

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The colleagues are fantastic and the workload is fairly distributed. If someone wants to try something new, it is very likely to be supported.

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Industry: Law Department: HR

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team that I work with! Having colleagues that you get along with but also work great with together is the best part of my job.

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Industry: Law Department: Private Capital

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You never feel as though you can't ask for help if you are struggling with anything. At the start of the apprenticeship, you ask lots of people about lots of issues. As time progresses, so does the level of responsibility that you take on.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technical training

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Engineering apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Easy work and always learning

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Fluid fill cables

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good work, great team and good hours and wage.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Technical Training

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The diversity and inclusiveness

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technical Training

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Training and overtime

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technical Training

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues.
The work itself.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technical Training

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The challenges it creates and it's enjoying work.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technical Training

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Power

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good money
Good benefits
Good working environment

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technical Training

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The responsibility of work, good workload.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Capital Programme

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technical Training

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Meeting people with the same motivation and goals as you, everyone understands, some people take longer than others and everyone is very respectful.

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Industry: Law Department: HR

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Helping students to get the best out of their future, the people I work with are great and it's the first job where I've enjoyed getting up on a morning and going to work.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Vetting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people that I work with, they are all very nice and we all get on well.
I enjoy the job I do usually and the tasks I take on.

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Industry: Law Department: Property Litigation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work is very diverse, so you do a range of different activities in the day.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: 1ST Line analyst

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Improve skills

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Industry: Law Department: Commercial Disputes & Regulatory

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Apprentices are given the same work as everyone else - no making cups of tea!
Directly impacting the revenue generated by the business - billing meaningful sums of money.
Social atmosphere in the team and the office.
Reasonable expectations makes a work-life balance achievable.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Various

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Good and friendly environment
- The opportunity for development
- Not an excessive amount of work load

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Consulting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Chance to work on a variety of projects, with large and small clients.
Freedom to manage your own time.
Free Coursera and AWS training courses.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: NIS

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get a lot of support from my colleagues when I don't know how to respond to an email etc. and they're all very experienced so it's great to feed off their wide-ranging knowledge.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Head Office Claims

Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts Payable

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Everyone is really friendly
Everyone is supportive
You recieve help when needed

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Wholesale Authorisations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Motivational objectives
High chances of career progression
The new building

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Cyber & Information Resilience

Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: CSD (Custom Software Development)

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great group of colleagues on my first project. The teams work well as a group and I can easily spend days on a project with the team as no one behaves in a negative manner. The pay is good too but that can be offered in a bad job too but at Capgemini there are many financial opportunities to grow along with advancement opportunities in the field of work.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: National Intermediary Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My colleagues and the support from management in my role.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Retail

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety in work
Team spirit
Challenging (sense of accomplishment)
Interesting work

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Retail

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great team spirits and relaxed working environment whilst maintaining that efficient work ethic. Everyone in ISG loves to help regardless how busy they are. Working in ISG is very unpredictable which makes day to day work exciting.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: IT

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Independent working
Supported
Variety
Openess
Respected
Additional training
Salary

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: CDD

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I am given a range of opportunities to develop myself and how I am in my job role. I am always interacting with people outside of the organisation over email when organising events and meetings.
There are plenty of development programmes which will help you progress in your future and it helps you gain the most out of your apprenticeship.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Genernal Insurance Supervision

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people I work with
The work environment
The training

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Communications

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Work/life balance, supportive line manager, helpful colleagues, generally understanding department, helping improve consumers' lives.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good money and enjoyable work

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Consulting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Gaining responsibility within the project and being counted and appreciated as a valuable member of the team, just like all other members, regardless of whether I am an intern or not.

- The opportunity for personal development.

- The ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great environment, my colleagues are very supportive when it comes to exam success.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Engineering Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best things are the responsibilities given and being able to manage your own packages.
I like the people I work with.
It's very local in London, so easy to get to.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being able to go to different places and different types of jobs. Meeting new people.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Engineering Services UK: Science and Health

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team that I work with is very helpful and supportive, also the level of responsibility that I am given.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair and Replace

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The camaraderie, job satisfaction, opportunities to learn, progression as a person and your skills.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: IT Consultant

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Work environment, flexibility, workmates and the opportunities to work in different projects. The company allows you to learn on the job!

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Capital Delivery and Commerical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexible working, you are trusted to do your job.
Variety in work.
Responsibility.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: ICA

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being outdoors and not every day is the same

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Performance Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Challenging work, full responsibility of your work, ability to learn and grow technical abilities.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Shift times - start at 6:20 and finish at 2:30.
The team around me - extremely supportive and great to work with.
The motivation for career progression.
Working at Jaguar Land Rover.
Continuing from this, the location - close to home so not much commuting.
Good wages for an apprentice.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing is the way that you feel valued and the work life balance

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Retail, E-Commerce

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being able to plan the workload, organise the team, communicate with colleagues.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You are supported for professional qualifications.
The hours don't really change.
You have ownership over a lot of work from the beginning.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get on well with my team and feel like I am learning every day.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: FCO

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Enjoyable/ not stuck in an office

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Intelligence

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Constant workload.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Enforcement

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Level of opportunity given.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Regtech and Advanced Analytics

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My team and the work that I do.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: West Midlands E+I

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Different every day, trained to a high level.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Gas

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Gas

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Emergency

What are the best and worst things about your job?

No two jobs are ever the same.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being outside

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Apprentice

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Time flexibility, independence and variety.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Human Resources

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The flexibility at the FCA. I enjoy working in HR as I am a people person and I get to work with people and enhance people's working lives.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Internal Communications

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Fast paced environment, great colleagues, every day is different, so much to learn.

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Industry: Arts & Media Department: Local Media

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My team dynamic, I always feel comfortable asking questions if I am not sure of something. I enjoy the tasks I am required to do.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Emergency Response

What are the best and worst things about your job?

How from day to day anything and everything can be different which makes it really exciting.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: FCO

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Workforce, training, opportunities, tasks.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Operations

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Gas Engineer

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Management Accounting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best part about my job is the people I work with. Everyone is incredibly supportive, and a lot of people study for accountancy qualifications so there's a network of support and understanding when it comes to exam leave and having to help others with their workloads.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction North West

What are the best and worst things about your job?

.Location
.Work Colleagues
.Salary

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: CDC

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with experienced engineers and learning new things every day.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: FCO

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work and experience gained on a day-to-day basis.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: FCO

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues, salary

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Capital Delivery

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Apprentices are given key responsibilities and roles within the teams. The work is challenging whilst still being enjoyable with problems that vary enough to motivate me to come to work. I have received a good standard of qualifications whilst working on the job.

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Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Transport

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You have experienced technicians around you constantly to guide you through the process and teach you new skills. They also offer advice and use their 30+ years of experience to impact how you look at the industry and what you want to make of it.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Capital Delivery & Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Work/Life balance and the flexibility of working hours.
Variance between working from the office and working out in the field.
Independent working giving you the opportunity to grow as a leader and drive decisions.
Building professional relationships with colleagues and external contractors.
People are very willing to help and share endless knowledge.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Production

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being your own boss with regards to how you go about completing jobs.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Emergency Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being part of a team.
Every day is different.
Learning everything about the job.
Saving lives and property.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Groundwater and Boreholes Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The salary is great for an apprenticeship wage! (And the bonus)
The training provided.
The working hours means that most of the time I miss all the traffic.
Working and driving in the countryside during the summer.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical Maintenance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing is definitely the opportunities offered, the qualifications and experience, learning on site what are the stages of the water process and fixing electrical equipment i.e. motors. This is so amazing as you watch it functioning at the end. Shadowing someone who does your job role really gives you an insight into what you will be doing and it’s so much fun also building relationships with your colleagues.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Emergency

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working environments.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical and instrumentation

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Building and Infrastructure

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people and the type of work given.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Emergency response

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I enjoy the different day to day working life, every job I do is different from the last and this is the part I enjoy most about the job.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Gas Repair

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Emergency

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Pay.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Sales Audit

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues

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Industry: Property & House Building Department: Business Rates

Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Global Services Partnering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people within my team were very friendly when I joined and still are now of course. They have helped me settle in perfectly and they have supported me and trained me more than I expected.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Major Incident Managements

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team are really supportive towards my apprenticeship and help me where necessary.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: LMCC

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexible hours
Very relaxed in the office, don't feel pressured
Enjoyable work
Great colleagues and very helpful

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Industry: Property & House Building Department: Technical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- The variety of work I am given
- The people I work with (Good atmosphere)

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: GMS

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great shift pattern.
Opportunity to progress.
Challenging work, is what you make of it.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Solutions Center

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best part about my job is that I am involved in working on all different types of events and computing. For example, I configure multiple computers for an event, help physically input servers and switches, I work with the latest tech so I am advanced in the knowledge that is needed in the future.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: First Response

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Seeing new people, making them happy, generally doing well at the job.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Saftey Strategy & Support Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?
Company Benefits, Reasonable hours. Read more


Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: OCC Nottingham

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Fieldforce

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Cas

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Work-life balance when out of the apprenticeship.
Extra hours, time if required.
Training is very good.
Good salary for an apprenticeship.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: HR/Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The support given throughout my apprenticeship so far has been second to none as well as the training. I’m yet to meet a colleague I don’t get along with.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Engineer

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working outside
Training
Work life balance

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Supply Chain

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being given lots of support and training opportunities.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Operate and Maintain

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Electrical and Instrumentation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Everything else other than going away for training.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Energy

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being able to work in a very relevant and developing department that works on high profile projects that will have an impact once complete. Working in a team that is made up of all different levels of engineers from apprentices and graduates to principal engineers and project managers.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: On-Site IT Support

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair Engineer

Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: 2nd Line Desktop Support Services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work is interesting and challenging, great colleagues that work together to find a solution. A manager that is here for you and your career.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Buildings and Infrastructure

Industry: Property & House Building Department: PMA

Industry: Property & House Building Department: Administration & Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing about my job is the challenges of a busy environment and having to balance two department duties giving me a busy schedule every work day. I love the mixture between the daily tasks and new duties that arise all the time giving me a balance of things to do and learn.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: E and I

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Hours.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: APD - Water

What are the best and worst things about your job?

For me, the best part about my job is the amount of responsibility I'm given. I always thought that being an apprentice I wouldn't be trusted with more complex tasks, however this isn't true.

Flexibility and variety of work is also great as well.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Pressure Control & Storage

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The freedom.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Jointer

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues around me make the work enjoyable and motivate me.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical and Instrumentation Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Everything I love!

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety in jobs

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Business Services

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The training and support you receive.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Business Services

Industry: Property & House Building Department: Property Management Consultancy

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Line managers provide the opportunity to manage my own time. I am given the opportunity to experience new things in my role.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Easy to communicate with others
Friendly workers
Helpful people when you have questions

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Vetting

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: RMS

Industry: Retail Department: Accounts Payables

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Easy and not very stressful.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts/Audit

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working environment/culture.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Tax

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work environment and people that I get to work with. I also find the work really enjoyable and challenging.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Audit

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The support from colleagues. The work that is challenging but interesting. The friendly environment in the office.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Menzies has a really nice and friendly environment where it is easy to speak to all staff, this really helps with the team working and collaboration during projects. The balance is perfect with knowing exactly when to challenge us/what with and when to provide support.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with friendly colleagues and flexible working hours.
Putting into practice what we are learning at college helps a lot in understanding it better.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great team support

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Outsourcing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working in a team
Having people to help you all the time

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Building

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The working environment and colleagues.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Support offered for training
- happy & friendly working environment
- challenging work
- lots of help from managers etc.
- inclusive environment

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best bits about my job are the training and support I am provided. Everyday I will be learning something new leading me to be constantly developing a wide range of skills and knowledge.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Business Valuations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Very varied- I have worked in several different departments over the last 3 years and it gives you a range of experience.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Privately Owned Business

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues, flexible working conditions, clear career progression.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues.
Work/life balance flexi-hours.
All training and expenses paid for.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Exposure to new things and not limited to working solely for accounts, also work with audit department.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Everyone I work with is extremely friendly and helpful.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Outsourcing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Young, fun team.
Happy to stop their work and help whenever I need it.
Always learning new things.
Include me in work wherever they can.
Made new friends.
Feel like I am developing in my role & can see where I am going to be in a couple of years.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

A wide variety of work to complete whilst working with a great team of people.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Outsourcing

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: technical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people you work with are great, always ready to help with any questions you have regarding both work and college projects. I feel very well supported.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I am given the opportunity to study along side gaining on the job experience. There are also a number of people in the office who have completed their studies and therefore can help if I need it.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The opportunities! There are opportunities everywhere, if you want to take them. Fujitsu is very focused on allowing its employees (apprentices especially) to learn and progress as far as they can within the business. If you want to learn more about a subject, ask around and you should find someone willing to help you out.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Carpentry

Industry: Charity, Education & Public Sector Department: Digital Marketing

Industry: Transport, Logistics and Distribution Department: Absolute People Screen Pvt. Ltd

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Very satisfying working place, you work, you’re happy, you are very well trained stress-free and above all you are very well payed

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Industry: Retail Department: Store

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The discount is very good. Customers are friendly and generally understanding. There are above average perks for retail with £4 a head subsidized lunches on Fridays, the opportunity for trips abroad, etc.

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Industry: Law Department: Real Estate

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Great working environment, enjoyable and engaging work, exciting progression opportunities.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Build

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The huge range of opportunities available in training, support, work socials and on the job as well

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Customer services

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Job satisfaction

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Procurement

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Everyone is friendly and more than willing to help if you ask
Great work environment

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The colleagues I work alongside.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Highways

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Field force appreciate

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Apprenticeships

What are the best and worst things about your job?

No job is the same

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Gas Distribution

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Every day is different so it doesn't get boring. Meeting new people everyday.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Gas

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Emergency Response

Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Finex

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Gas FCO

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good money
Customer interaction

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Skills and competence

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Interesting work

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Industry: Law Department: Real Estate

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: FCO emergency

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing for me is the variety of work. Working with different people day to day, and facing a variety of jobs throughout the week.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Gas

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Technical skills.
Working within a team.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working with the vehicles and going on trials testing

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Gas Industry

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Varied work
Good training
Mobile
Can be challenging
Important
potentially life saving

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Gas

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety, Colleagues,
Salary,
Working outdoors, freedom, driving, challenging, mentally stimulating.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: REWS

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team
Location
Job role

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Operate and Maintain

What are the best and worst things about your job?

National Grid terms and conditions
Van and fuel card provided
Tools, PPE and consumables provided
Enjoyable variety of work that involves some travel
Expenses fully paid when away from home

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Electrical and Instrumentation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I just love my Job.

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Industry: - Select Industry - Department: Claims

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexibility.
Good team to work in.
Interesting industry.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Real Estate Practice

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Electrical & Instrumentation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

It's easy

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Repair

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good hours and work as part of a team

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Accounts Payable

What are the best and worst things about your job?

the people I work with are great. I have flexible hours and everybody is there to help if I ever need it!

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Retirement and Benefits

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Construction South

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Meeting different people every day, learning every day, free and quite frequent training.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Wastewater

What are the best and worst things about your job?

freedom to make own decisions
consistency

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technology

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get experience working in a large organisation. I get a degree paid for by Severn Trent, and after my apprenticeship I would get a good job alongside a reputation I have built up during my time as an apprentice.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Emergency response

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Wage, training quality, support available within the role.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Fit out-Agility

What are the best and worst things about your job?

There is always something interesting happening around you.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing about my job is that I am involved in a great industry with a lot of room to learn, improve and to progress.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Build

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Enjoyable yet hard working environment, already learnt a lot.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Retirement

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good, exciting work
Good atmosphere

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Technical

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Continuous support and guidance

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Technology

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- I get to move around the department and experience different roles within different teams
- The salary is quite good
- Getting a degree with no student debt

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: FCO

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Having a lot of responsibility

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Waste Infra

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people. The team and everyone I've met so far in Severn Trent are all brilliant. They're more than willing to help out and everyone is so easy to work with which creates a great working environment.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Planning

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best thing about my job is the constant learning involved, knowing that each day I am progressing my career.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Commercial

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being Part of a Team
Learning new skills and knowledge
Sense of achievement

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Commercial

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Emergency

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You get to work in certain jobs where there is a major gas leak and all sectors of the emergency services are looking to you for leadership.

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Industry: Law Department: ATC

What are the best and worst things about your job?

You can set challenges and goals for yourself and there is always something to do.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Highways

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Always something new to do

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Highways

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Plant Maintenance

Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Technology

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I enjoy the team that I am working with and the role I am currently in. This has allowed me to be more confident, improve my interpersonal skills and build networks.

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Industry: Retail Department: Finance

Industry: Science and R&D

What are the best and worst things about your job?

There is so much to do and learn in a wide range of subjects and the people who teach you are extremely friendly.

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Industry: Retail Department: Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The ability to learn about the different areas in finance.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Project Management

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The ability to become a valuable part of such a large organisation, an contribute toward products which will have a significant impact on the end user.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: PLSD

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of work, ability to set own timetable. Feeling of contributing to something worthwhile.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Programme Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being able to prove to people (managers/colleagues) every day that you are capable of doing lots of different jobs and having those opportunities to do so.
Working in a team environment that allows you to learn and talk to people if you are in difficulty.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Area 10- Major Projects

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Managing and learning to lead my own projects.

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Industry: Science and R&D Department: Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

How interesting and varied the work is.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Financially rewarding

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Operate and Maintain

Industry: Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I like working in a team

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The Job.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Customer Contact Centre

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team you're in is really supportive and the ethos of the floor is very cooperative if you need a hand

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Industry: Energy and Utilities

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best things are the variety of missions I am involved with, the high level of responsibility I am trusted with, and the steepness of the learning curve

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Industry: Retail

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues

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Industry: Science and R&D Department: CPD

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The best things about my job so far has been my team. The team that I was first introduced to and I am now based was so welcoming when I first started. Everyone was and is so willing to help me with any questions or queries I may have which for me is very important.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Financial Crime

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work is not repetitive, new day new challenge. Team work is an invaluable part of the way the FCA works and I believe it to be a key reason for our success. Working in a team with great management and support is a great feeling!

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Industry: Energy & Utilities

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of work
Training
Team work

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Gas

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Colleagues

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Industry: Law Department: OnShore Administration

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Being part of a large, international firm.
Support from team, line manager and management.
A whole day per week dedicated to study.
Well established apprenticeship scheme.
Friendly office atmosphere.
Great salary for an apprentice in comparison to competitors.

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Industry: Law Department: Supervision - Retail and Authorisations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The benefits provided and the opportunities you get from working at the FCA.

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Industry: Law Department: Property Litigation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people, if you have helpful and friendly colleagues it makes your job enjoyable and engaging.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Field Force

Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: Wholesale

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team I work with and the high morale within that group means the days fly by

Opportunity to progress and show skills

Competitive salary

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Industry: Law Department: Insurance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I feel I get a high level of responsibility and I feel really valued within the team that I work in and the organization as a whole.

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Industry: - Select Industry - Department: Emergency

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Helping out customers.

The colleagues I work with.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Event Supervision

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Benefits package.

Every single team I have worked on has been amazing.

Support from managers and colleagues.

Being acknowledged for good work.

Most of the time I am comfortably busy.

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work/life balance.
The opportunities.
The people that work for the company.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Commercial Insurance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of day to day work.
Amount of training & support available.

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Industry: Law

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Work environment.

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Industry: Law

What are the best and worst things about your job?

My team are very nice and we work well together.
Always easy to ask for help if you're not sure on anything.

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Accounts

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Doing what I enjoy and applying what I have learnt to the job.

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Industry: Law Department: Facilities

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people and the environment.

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Industry: Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Department: Fitness

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Support network, benefits, salary, fairness in my job..

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Industry: Energy and Utilities

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Hands on work
Self management
Providing a service to thousands of people

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Industry: Energy and Utilities

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The diversity available within Severn Trent. You really can make it what you want. If you want to involve yourself in something totally different elsewhere in the business, that is encouraged. Development is encouraged for those willing to do the extra work.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: GW Res & Boosters - Central

What are the best and worst things about your job?

When an on-going issue has been fixed and there is a sense of achievement, whether it was yourself working on the issue or colleagues.
The fact that you can learn and train within a field whilst earning and also gaining experience.
Other people within the company want to teach and share their experiences to assist you with your training.
There is a feeling that everyone is working towards one goal.

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Industry: Law Department: Real Estate

Industry: Law Department: conveyancing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The people I work with are all really friendly and nice and make it easier to work, people help me learn new things and are willing to help train me and it's also not too far from where I live.

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Industry: Law Department: Recoveries

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I enjoy my job, I feel like part of the team. I get time to do my apprenticeship work and I am always learning new things about my job. I can see myself progressing here.

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Industry: Banking and Finance

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Atmosphere on site and making friends

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Bricklaying

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Learning new things each week

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Industry: Property and House Building

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Everything is easy going and flows very well throughout the day, meeting great people, freedom of being outside. Different problems to solve, and the satisfaction of solving them and making a customer's day.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The variety of work that is available within the role.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Technology

Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment)

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The problem-solving aspect of the technical issues on our database/CV sorting system.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Bricklaying

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Money

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Industry: Energy and Utilities

Industry: Science and R&D Department: CTS

What are the best and worst things about your job?

How varied my roles are and the challenges I'm presented.

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Industry: Energy and Utilities Department: FCO

Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: Electrical Engineering

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Learning new things about how circuits/components etc. work. Having a good group of colleagues.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing

Industry: Consulting Department: Recruitment for IT

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Speak to some interesting people on a daily basis, colleagues, clients and candidates.

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Industry: Consulting

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Opportunity to focus solely on delivery
- Very supportive environment
- Knowledgeable and experienced colleagues
- Great culture

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment)

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- Easy Recruitment System to use
- No Business Development
- High Reward for when you are succeeding

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Industry: Accountancy & Insurance Department: Tax

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Dealing with my own client list and the responsibility that comes with it.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Structured Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The work environment is really enjoyable and the work is always interesting.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment) Department: Recruitment

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Placing a candidate in a role they love.

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Industry: Support Services (Including Recruitment)

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Progression.

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Industry: Banking and Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Training
Exposure

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering

Industry: - Select Industry -

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Working on things that I never thought I would

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Carpentry

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Good work environment, hands on not stuck behind a desk.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Operations

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Employees

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Industry: Banking and Finance

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I enjoy the challenging work as you are always learning something new. Team members who have been here longer are happy to help and answer questions, and even they ask questions and still gain new knowledge everyday. I really enjoy the problem solving nature of it!

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Industry: IT Development & Consulting Department: Software Development

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Flexible hours are a big plus.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: Loans Agency

What are the best and worst things about your job?

- The level of training and support offered
- The people!
- Understanding management
- Flexible to other things going on (e.g. personal life) and also flexible in the sense of taking time out to study
- Some days can be hectic and challenging while some can be easy and relaxed (a nice balance of both)

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Brick work

What are the best and worst things about your job?

We all work as a team

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: ADP (Water)

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Variety of work with a good balance of different activities. The work is flexible and lets me work hows that best suit me. There are a lot of opportunities for progression

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Structures

What are the best and worst things about your job?

The team I work with are very supportive and will offer help when needed. There is always plenty of work on so you don't get bored from sitting at your desk and having nothing to do.

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Rail and Bridges

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Interesting work
Lots of oppotrunities
Lots of support
Knowledgeable people

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Quantity Surveying

Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Transportation

What are the best and worst things about your job?

There's always a new task to do and a new skill to learn.
I constantly learn new skills and knowledge about the industry from experienced professionals.
I work in a great environment with colleagues that are great to get along with.
It is an overall enjoyable experience with challenging work, supporting colleagues, constant opportunities to learn and improve and a great overall working environment.

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Industry: Engineering and Manufacturing Department: customer service

What are the best and worst things about your job?

colleagues

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: Telecomms

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Managing Projects, meeting and communicating with new suppliers, the workplace and people.

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Industry: IT Support & Telecoms Department: IT Infrastructure

What are the best and worst things about your job?

I get to work my way around all of the TEC infrastructure teams so I get to see what their job involves and what they do day-to-day.

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Industry: Banking and Finance Department: IT

What are the best and worst things about your job?

everyone's very helpful

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: ITD

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Career progression
Work is exciting
Project opportunities
Location

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: Nuclear

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Career Opportunities, Learning Opportunities, Support, Experiences, Knowledge applicable in real world

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Industry: Construction and Civil Engineering Department: buildings & infrastructure

What are the best and worst things about your job?

Friday afternoons, home time

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