TITLE

Starting out

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Utility Week;7/11/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the experiences of civil engineer Simon Schnetler as a member of the graduate training programme of Alstom in Great Britain. According to Schnetler, the graduate programme lasts two years and employees on it normally rotate through all the different sectors of the business. He adds that he had difficulties finding a mentor because of a lack of permanent long-term staff in his area of engineering at the company.
ACCESSION #
33643538

 

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