Enterprise

Internship

4.0
Position title
Intern
Work term type
Co-op
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
1,000 to 1,500
How long was your work term?
8 months
Work industry
Management Training
Faculty
Business

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?
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?

I really lived the work dynamics inside the offices. No matter which branch I was working at the employees were always fun a friendly to work with! There was never a day where I was dreading seeing x coworker. Always happy to come say good morning to everyone and catch up before the morning rush would come!

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

Tough hours. Be prepared to work! You will get twice as much experience here than other positions with the amount of hours you’ll be working!

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?
Regularly
Did you feel comfortable asking your manager(s) questions, when needed?
Open door policy
Feedback to management about the internship/co-op program: 

Absolutely no complaints to the managers I had worked with. They were clearly trained for these positions and knew how to properly handle many situations that I did not - which I learned and grew from which I am thankful for.

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?
Occasionally
Describe the office environment/culture.

The office environment was my favourite part of working here. I feel that I have made life long friends here.

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Employee discounts/rewards Financial bonus Free coffee Free prepared meals/snacks Travel — National Relocation assistance

Final notes

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

You play an important role once you get signed to a position. Make sure you have commitment to your work!