Nexen Energy ULC

Amazing Introductory Experience

5.0
Position title
Abandonment and Reclamation Summer Student
Work term type
Other
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
4,501 to 5,000
How long was your work term?
4 months
Work industry
Oil & Gas
Faculty
Science

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?
Skills for life
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

Field experience, networking with Nexen employees, diverse work/projects. Many opportunities to work on challenging and interesting projects that were multidisciplinary and helped professional development.

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

Nothing

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: 

Social experience was great

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?
Regularly
Describe the office environment/culture.

Balzac gas plant was a welcoming place to come to work

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Company gym Free coffee Free prepared meals/snacks Internal company sports teams-events Stocked fridge Tickets to entertainment events Volunteering day

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?
Probably
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Recommendation