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Lockheed Martin UK

Get the inside buzz from graduates at Lockheed Martin

8.5 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2018)
"Ambitious, considerate and motivating."
Culture
7.8 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.2 / 10
 
Hours
9.2 / 10
 
Salary
8.7 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.5 / 10
 
 
Training
8.2 / 10
 

Pros

  • The unique working hours mean that employees get every other Friday off work.
  • Most feel that they have a very fair and competitive salary.
  • There’s a strong social atmosphere between graduates both in and out of work.
  • The company is very prominent in the industry and has a strong global reputation.

Cons

  • Some feel that promotions can slow down once they reach the management level.
  • The offices, while functional, are becoming quite dated.
  • The quality of managers and the amount of interaction with them can vary.
  • Some graduates feel the company could be more proactive in certain areas.

What insiders say about...

"Know who you are applying for. As simple as it sounds, candidates must take the time..."

"There are socialising activities available for those who wish to partake. These include..."

"Some offices are very nice but the rest are in need of a bit of a refurbishment to..."

"Lockheed offers a 9/75 working schedule. What that means is that we do 75 hours a..."

"Our pay is very competitive."

"Lockheed offers shopping discounts, private medical care, pensions, subsidised gym..."

"Tell me about a time when you had to deal with a difficult teammate."

"The incentive for being green was very clear when I first started, with several bins..."

"My line manager is very approachable and always has the time to talk if necessary...."

"Diversity is well handled at Lockheed Martin, with many active initiatives led by..."

"As a graduate on the scheme, progression is very unlikely. However, a review is undertaken..."

"My day-to-day job has a real impact on the programme. From writing acceptance cases..."

"Every second Friday is given as a day off. This is in addition to annual leave and..."

"Working for a large corporation can sometimes be daunting. There's a very competitive..."

"Lockheed Martin started building planes back in 1909 in a small church in California...."

"A great and supportive place to work."

"There are good benefits. We're paid well throughout the graduate scheme with a good..."

"I've been on training to improve my personal skills and learn how to use Excel."

"More focus on constant improvement. Just because something works doesn't mean it..."

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