Jim's Internship Review

5.0
Position title
Private Banking Intern
Work term type
Co-op
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
2,501 to 3,000
How long was your work term?
4 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Toronto
Work industry
Finance
Faculty
Business

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 enjoyed the networking opportunities and working on major projects, utilizing my skills. I also enjoyed the work environment and the support that was given to me by my managers. I found RBC as a whole very welcoming.

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

Sometimes I would not have enough work.

Manager experience

Did your manager(s) provide you with support and coaching to be effective in your role?
Regularly
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: 

I found everyone friendly and willing to help me learn and grow.

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.

It's very nice, everyone is polite and is observant of each other.

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Employee discounts/rewards Free coffee Free prepared meals/snacks Internal company sports teams-events Social activities Volunteering day

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 Location
Advice to future interns applying to this company? 

Come to the workplace with a strong desire to learn.