Met Office Overview

  • www.metoffice.gov.uk
  • Exeter, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1854
  • Government
  • Consulting
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

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The Met Office is the UK’s National Meteorological Service and one of the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Partner Organisations. As an expert Public Sector Research Establishment (PSRE), the Met Office provides critical services to the public, ...
Mission: Our purpose is to work at the forefront of weather and climate science for protection, prosperity and well-being. We know that the forefront moves every day: whether it’s the technology we use, our partners’ expectations or the way the climate itself is changing. We know too ...

Met Office Reviews

3.7
78%
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Penny Endersby
Penny Endersby
17 Ratings
25 Mar 2021
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"Fantastic internationally recognised employer in the South West."

Current Employee - Head of Strategic Planning in Exeter, England, England
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Pros

Ethusiastic and brilliant staff, supportive management/policy and a great total reward package with excellent pension.

Cons

Workload and prioritisation of it can be a challenge.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Met Office

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Met Office Interviews

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Positive74%
Negative9%
Neutral17%
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Applied online100%
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    Meteorology Technician Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Met Office (United Kingdom)

    Interview

    Friendly and put me at ease, Interviewed by 2 people, split questions between them, a few scenario based questions , some technical questions, Good feedback at the end of the interview, took a while to hear back from them
    Interview

    what was the forecast for that day

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