An Excellent Place to Grow, Learn and Apply

5.0
Position title
Control Systems Co-op
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
5,000 plus
How long was your work term?
12 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Hamilton , Ontario
Work industry
Technology
Faculty
Engineering

Work review

With reflection, was your first day well-structured and organized? 
Went smoothly
Did the on-the-job training allow you to be successful in your role?
Good/Useful
Was your work challenging and engaging?
Loved coming to work
The projects you worked on, did they give you valuable experience toward your career goals?
Skills for life
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

I loved the team and work environment.

It was a balance between being in the office learning the theory, reviewing drawings or examining code and being on my feet working hands on in the field

Every day I had something new as I was working between 3 major projects and smaller side tasks that kept me engaged

What did you like least about your internship/co-op?

nothing, there was a lot of flexibility so any issues were easily solved

Manager experience

Did your manager(s) provide you with support and coaching to be effective in your role?
All the time
Did you receive clear and actionable feedback from your manager(s) during your work term?
All the time
Did you feel comfortable asking your manager(s) questions, when needed?
Open door policy
Feedback to management about the internship/co-op program: 

Keep doing what you're doing

Social experience

To what degree did the team make you feel welcome, included and valued?
Like family
How often were there opportunities to participate in social activities with your colleagues?
All the time
Describe the office environment/culture.

The best part! felt more like a family than a work place

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Company gym Flex time Free coffee

Final notes

Did the internship/co-op experience match what was described in the job listing and interview?
Regularly
Would you recommend this internship/co-op to a friend?
100%
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
100%
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Reputation Recommendation Work types Cultural fit Location Benefits
Advice to future interns applying to this company? 

Don't be afraid to go around explore make friends etc. everyone I met was friendly and willing to help.

Try to volunteer and join in on activities as they are extremely fun and help you meet new people