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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)
"A great opportunity to make a positive impact on the world and..."
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...

"There was a very straightforward interview and group exercise that gave us the chance..."

"The teamwork and comradery in teams is fantastic and senior engineers are usually..."

"The office environment is good and I can easily talk to the relevant people in my..."

"Although we don't operate flexi-time, most managers are reasonably relaxed about..."

"Our pay is very competitive."

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

"I was asked about my CV and experiences and how I had demonstrated leadership in..."

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

"Managers are always willing to sit down and speak about any concerns. They're very..."

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

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

"I write test procedures for testing large, complex systems. I am very satisfied with..."

"There are great opportunities for learning and development and you can get involved..."

"Some of the offices could do with an update."

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

"The core company values are deeply rooted and followed by all employees."

"I wanted to work at a company that allowed me to progress, take on new challenges..."

"You do training courses every six months as a minimum on the graduate scheme, with..."

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

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