Hydro One Networks Inc.

Hands-on co-op at Hydro One

5.0
Position title
coop student
Work term type
Co-op
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
2,001 to 2,500
How long was your work term?
2 months
Work industry
Engineering
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?
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?
Very helpful
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

I can confidently say that the hands-on skill I learn during my Hydro One co-op I have used in my job today. The most important thing I learned from Hydro One was to not be afraid to make mistakes and then learn from then. Thanks to my manager who helped me through everything. They really support you at Hydro One and know how to handle co-op students.

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

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?
Regularly

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?
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?
Work types