Get the inside buzz from graduates at Nucleargraduates

7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2016)
"Supportive, hardworking, friendly!"
Pros: 
  • Graduates are given a budget to put towards their development as they see fit.
  • There is a very friendly atmosphere between graduates and many social events.
  • The training and experience received on the scheme is very useful for progression in the industry.
  • Graduates have the chance to work in multiple locations around the country.
Cons: 
  • Some graduates felt that the programme team weren’t always understanding.
  • The salary is seen as lower than at other similar schemes.
  • Moving regularly for secondments can be expensive.
  • Graduates do not have as much input in the development of the scheme as some would like.
Culture
7.5 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
7.4 / 10
 
Hours
8.4 / 10
 
Salary
6.8 / 10
 
 
Diversity
7.6 / 10
 
 
Training
8.6 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"Research into the UK nuclear industry and recent news. Make a good technical presentation..."

"Within the cohort there is a strong bond and we do often socialise out of office..."

"The Energus building is okay, but its location in West Cumbria is difficult for some..."

"I work flexi-time, so as long as I am in for the core hours and complete 37.5 hours..."

"It is slightly lower than other graduates in the industry. However, this is more..."

"We are provided with £1,000 yearly training budget and a £1,800 travel budget."

"Application form, online verbal and numerical reasoning, video interview, and a three-day..."

"'Can you give me an example of a time when...' This is how most of the questions..."

"This is a huge focus and is addressed through minimising travel, car sharing where..."

"For a small team, they are readily available and respond ASAP. My sponsors have also..."

"My company focuses on hiring a lot of women because of the lack of women in the nuclear..."

"Lots of graduate opportunities for development. Through working with others in the..."

"Ten percent of our time is spent on STEM engagement activities e.g. running after-school..."

"Its incredibly varied and no day is the same. However, I try to support experienced..."

"Fantastic opportunities including international secondments, trips and conferences,..."

"The salary doesn't seem very competitive, and there can be some inconsistencies between..."

"Most people get a free job (no interview) with their sponsoring company after the..."

"A fantastic graduate scheme with a whole host of amazing opportunities."

"I wanted to work in the nuclear industry and the scheme was held in high esteem."

"A mixture of technical and soft-skills training, including a postgraduate certif..."

"Jobs advertised via internet and at recruitment events, and they provide expenses..."

"A little more constructive feedback would be helpful I think."

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