Eight Months Co-op Review in CGI

Position title
Operations Analyst
Work term type
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
3,001 to 3,500
How long was your work term?
8 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Work industry

Work review

With reflection, was your first day well-structured and organized? 
Very impressed
Did the on-the-job training allow you to be successful in your role?
Very helpful
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?

There are always space for me to continuously improve myself on in terms of delivering better reports, broadening my skillset and getting social connections with other co-op students or full-time members.

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

It has been so hard for me to save money cause CGI downtown office is located in Eaton Centre!!!

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: 

My manager Lynne Bilinsky, the director for Canada GTA Operations department, has always been open to conversation. She is very wise and at the same time friendly to all co-op students. We received valuable feedback and advice all the time.

My direct supervisor/team lead Anthony Wong, the operations specialist, provides me supports all the time!

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.

All the co-workers in my team and other full-time members that I talked to are all super nice. They are all very talented and friendly. Teamwork is dream work for us!

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Company gym Free coffee Free prepared meals/snacks

Final notes

Did the internship/co-op experience match what was described in the job listing and interview?
Just as advertised
Would you recommend this internship/co-op to a friend?
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Reputation Work types Location