Get the inside buzz from graduates at Nucleargraduates

7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2016)
"Hard work but worthwhile."
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...

"Online interview: you should have usual interview questions in mind such as your..."

"Socialising among graduates is really good. Other grads are considered friends, not..."

"The dress code is semi-formal i.e. a shirt, formal shoes and suit pants. I have my..."

"You do whatever hours are assigned by your secondment company. I have spent a lot..."

"Pay could be slightly better compared with other graduate schemes, but it is heavily..."

"We have a training budget that pays for attendance to conferences and training courses,..."

"Online application form, a video interview (with some 'thinking outside of the box'..."

"They asked some technical questions about my degree. What did I know about the nuclear..."

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

"Mentors are generally senior management, which is good in terms of professional advice...."

"I have seen nothing to suggest that this is anything other than very good."

"The scheme allows for an extremely varied range of experiences. This can give you..."

"Corporate social responsibility is an integral part of the scheme and the company's..."

"I work in project controls, so I measure how well the project is going. My current..."

"The nucleargraduates scheme gives me the opportunity to gain a wide range of experience..."

"The salary is low considering the number of moves you have to complete. No support..."

"From its inception in 2006 the scheme has increased its number every year!"

"Much more than just a job."

"The sponsoring companies which buy into the scheme are some of the best known names..."

"Nucleargraduates provides you with a CPD and T&S budget. We are allowed to pay for..."

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

"Give graduates more input into designing the training parts of the scheme."

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