Get the inside buzz from graduates at Nucleargraduates

7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2016)
"Friendly people that are always very helpful and like to give advice."
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...

"Be relaxed, some of your interviewers will be graduates currently on the scheme...."

"People are very friendly and open when you approach them. Everyone likes to help..."

"The nucleargraduates offices are good, but the offices the graduates see change from..."

"Depends on the company. Some have flexi-time and some have office hours. You usually..."

"Salary is lower than similar graduate schemes. However, the training opportunities..."

"Social events are paid for which is great!"

"The interview process includes an application form, psychometric testing, video interview,..."

"I was asked several behavioural/competency questions, and technical questions relating..."

"Depends on secondment but generally, as its the energy industry, they are good at..."

"There are a number of options for communicating with management, for example 'team..."

"Good split between men and women on the scheme."

"Prospects with the NDA (Nuclear Decommissioning Authority) aren't great. However..."

"All nucleargraduates take part in STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths)..."

"I am fortunate enough to currently be involved with the programme management team..."

"Large amounts of useful training worked into the scheme, including an outward-bound..."

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

"Nobody works day-to-day for the company; almost all time is spent on secondments..."

"Exciting, varied, challenging, and enjoyable."

"It is one of the most highly rated graduate schemes in the industry."

"The graduate programme provides opportunity for both technical and soft skills training...."

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

"Increase pay or implement relocation support."

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