Black & McDonald Limited

Internship Review

4.0
Position title
Intern
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
2,501 to 3,000
How long was your work term?
4 months
Work industry
Project Management
Faculty
Business

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?
Challenging
The projects you worked on, did they give you valuable experience toward your career goals?
Very helpful
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

The people I worked with, the help and guidance I received and the skills I learned. I was working on a lot of project coordination tasks, such as time sheets, material tracking and productivity tracking. I also did a fair bit of estimating and take-offs.

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

Some tasks were quite repetitive. Sometimes it was difficult to see how my projects fit into the 'big picture'.

Manager experience

Did your manager(s) provide you with support and coaching to be effective in your role?
Regularly
Did you receive clear and actionable feedback from your manager(s) during your work term?
Regularly
Did you feel comfortable asking your manager(s) questions, when needed?
Open door policy

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.

Enjoyable and positive. Serious when required.

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Paid vacation time Social activities

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 Cultural fit Location