Get the inside buzz from graduates at Lockheed Martin

8.4 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 7 ratings in 2017)
"A great place to work."
Culture
8.6 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.6 / 10
 
Hours
8.4 / 10
 
Salary
8.0 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.1 / 10
 
 
Training
8.1 / 10
 

Pros

  • Graduates work on cutting-edge projects and are eventually able to see many of the results in action.
  • The unique working hours mean that employees get every other Friday off work.
  • Most feel that they have a fair and competitive salary.
  • There’s a strong social atmosphere between graduates both in and out of work.

Cons

  • Some feel that promotions can slow down once they reach the management level.
  • The UK branch is smaller than others so may not be the centre of the company’s focus.
  • Some may find the size of the company intimidating.
  • While it can eventually help with promotions, particularly hard work may not come with many short-term rewards.

What insiders say about...

"Learn about the company values and culture, learn about the business it does and..."

"The graduate community, while growing each and every year, remains quite socially..."

"The Ampthill offices are a little old and outdated, they could do with a refurb...."

"We get every other Friday off, which is very good! Some managers are more flexible..."

"I think it's higher than average with lots of room to grow."

"The benefits when travelling for work are amazing. You always get given a hire car..."

"Explain a time you worked well in a team, had a conflict in a team, went above and..."

"Employee health initiatives are quite common. Annual participation in the yearly..."

"Managers are very accessible and they make time for feedback and praise etc."

"We have several outreach programmes to increase the inclusion of women and encourage..."

"Lockheed Martin pushes you to rise up the ranks but this is also dependant on the..."

"In the very early days, there is a lot of learning and getting to grips with projects..."

"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..."

"The company used to make Bovril."

"A great place to work."

"It's a huge corporation with great opportunities."

"I've been sent to a number of training courses that ranged from systems engineering..."

"Respect, reward and recognise junior staff who hold greater responsibility over project..."

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