Metrolinx

Metrolinx Summer Internship 2018

5.0
Position title
Student Intern
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
1,000 to 1,500
How long was your work term?
4 months
Work industry
Environmental
Internship/co-op type
Environmental Assessment

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?

I enjoyed the office atmosphere and the projects Metrolinx EPA group is doing. The projects I was able to work on gave me excellent experience in the field which is what I was looking for. I was also given the opportunity to go on site of an active project which was very interesting.

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: 

Everyone made me feel very welcome and a part of the team.

Social experience

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

The social office environment was very calm and relaxed. Everyone was treated equally.

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Employee discounts/rewards Public transit subsidy

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?
Reputation Recommendation Work types Cultural fit Location
Advice to future interns applying to this company? 

Metrolinx is an excellent place to work and succeed.