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7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2016)
"Full-on experience."
  • 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.
  • 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.
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What insiders say about...

"The initial step is an application form followed by a video interview with written..."

"The culture is very good. Graduates undertake many residential training courses together..."

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

"You are encouraged to work under the same hours as your hosting company. Generally,..."

"Each graduate is given a 'golden hello' when joining the company. The salary is competitive,..."

"A week-long paid trip abroad to see what the nuclear industry is like in other countries...."

"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..."

"The organisation is small on physical assets, so I imagine this is not a particular..."

"Company leads for the sponsoring organisations vary. Some are elusive, some are very..."

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

"The first two years you are a graduate so you cannot move up. I think that later..."

"We have to do 80 hours per secondment on community work and therefore we do some..."

"I have the responsibilities of a regular design engineer. I organise, chair and secretary..."

"The chance to experience working at many different companies within the nuclear industry...."

"As the scheme is rightfully growing quickly, the downside to this is the management..."

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

"Interesting, challenging, enjoyable, professional, and sociable!"

"I have always been interested in energy, and the graduate scheme seemed to offer..."

"There are numerous technical courses related to nuclear, and a number of soft skills..."

"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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