Intern

5.0
Position title
Construction Summer Intern
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
2,001 to 2,500
How long was your work term?
4 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Kansas City, Missouri
Work industry
Utilities
Faculty
Project Management

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?

The work environment was very fun and welcoming. I always had challenging meaningful work to work on as well that was helpful to ly mentors rather than just performing busy work. Another thing that made the internship great was my mentors were always there to answer any questions I had and that helped me learn a ton throughout my internship.

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

There are no downsides I can think of being an intern for this company.

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: 

Management was very professional and productive while also very friendly, fun, and teaching.

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?
Rarely
Describe the office environment/culture.

The social experience and work environment were unmatched and I felt very welcome and that I could talk to anybody in the office and have a good conversation.

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Flex time Free coffee Free products and electronics Free prepared meals/snacks Social activities

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?
Probably
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Recommendation
Advice to future interns applying to this company? 

Ask questions when you have them and always have an open mind.