Get the inside buzz from graduates at Nucleargraduates

7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 23 ratings in 2016)
"Plenty of soft skills training."
  • 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..."

"There is a communal feeling among the graduates. Sometimes managers can leave you..."

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

"The work hours depend on the organisation you are working for at the time. At Sellafield..."

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

"Travel and training budgets, extra leave days for study, ability to go on wide range..."

"It is fairly difficult to join the graduate scheme as the competition is strong...."

"I was asked: how does your degree contribute to Mars bar production? Explain the..."

"We are pushed to create businesses that are environmentally conscious. We all work..."

"Generally very good. Support, assessment and feedback is carried out in regular appraisals...."

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

"Sponsor companies almost always offer a substantive role on completion of the sc..."

"Nucleargraduates runs STEM schemes and a footprints programme, aimed to give back..."

"My role varies with secondments, but it can be anywhere from managing and implementing..."

"You get to do many different placements and there's always things happening outside..."

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

"They like to involve outdoor pursuits in the training!"

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

"I liked the idea of 'try before you buy' with companies. i.e. working for different..."

"Training programmes include Nuclear Professionalism, PgCert in technical aspects,..."

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

"More advance warning about pre-booked events in the calendar could be communicated..."

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