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Lockheed Martin UK graduates

Get the inside buzz from graduates at Lockheed Martin

8.5 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 6 ratings in 2018)
"A great place to work with many career opportunities."
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...

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

"We have a really good working culture here."

"Our offices are clean and tidy, if dated. We're in a beautiful location and it's..."

"While the company does not operate a 'clock-in' system, each member of permanent..."

"The salary is really good and there are opportunities for pay rises."

"You get a number of health benefits, as well as discounts at a variety of stores...."

"For a graduate engineering role, the questions will begin by being about your degree..."

"There is some effort, but not much focus on green initiatives."

"Managers often have their doors open and are happy for you to pop in and ask them..."

"We're committed to diversity, with a particular emphasis on improving the number..."

"You can move up the lower ranks relatively easily but it can then be quite hard to..."

"I have had a mixed experience. One of my placements saw me completing work not remotely..."

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

"The work can sometimes get repetitive."

"There used to be a bar on site."

"Willing to give responsibility to those who prove themselves."

"Lockheed is a renowned company and one of the leading companies in the defence industry...."

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

"Provide an innovation project for graduates on the two-year scheme."

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