Design Engineer at BAE Systems

Start Date:
2011
Location:
Portsmouth South East
Programme Type:
Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)
Review Date:
September 2015

Review Score

10.0/10

1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:

10/10

My overall role in my current final position after placements is in the design office in which I am routing HVAC systems and integrating with other systems to make sure the ship works.

2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?

10/10

I have learnt alot of skills and increased my qualifications. I have developed my creativity skills but with my new knowledge to make the system work how it should

3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?

10/10

Very much, it is a great programme in which is flexible and placements are suited to the individual and our needs so we find our best role at the end

4. How valued do you feel by BAE Systems?

10/10

Very valued as from the start we have access to all of the benefits and everyone is always trying to help us learn and improve so we have alot of support where required.

5. How well organised/structured is your programme?

10/10

Organised and structured well as do the qualifications and placements in which are flexible to suit everyones needs which means good organisation

6a. How much support do you receive from your training provider?

10/10

Alot of support in which we could get the support for anything and they would always do their best to help so alwasy felt like any issues could be resolved

6b. How much support do you receive from your employer?

10/10

Alot of support in which we could get the support for anything and they would always do their best to help so alwasy felt like any issues could be resolved

7. How well does your salary/package meet your costs?

10/10

Salary is good because we are getting paid to learn so even though had to rent still had alot of money left to go out and socialise without worrying about money

8. Are there many opportunities outside of work?

10/10

Yes there are alwasy ambassador opportunities to go to local schools and promote STEM aswell as help out at events run by BAE for the local community.

9. Would you recommend BAE Systems to a friend?

Yes

9b. Why?

The scheme has qualified me to a high standard and i have alot of expereince and at the end i am in the job i wanted to be in that suits me best

10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to BAE Systems?

I would say that if you want to join, make the msot of every opportunity you get and try and learn as much as can and work hard,

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