Traineeships a mixed bag of experiences for graduates

As at early last month, the SGUnited Traineeships Programme has helped more than 4,700 fresh graduates.
As at early last month, the SGUnited Traineeships Programme has helped more than 4,700 fresh graduates.ST PHOTO: GIN TAY

SINGAPORE - Over the last six months, Mr Murteza Kaizar Zakir has worked as a trainee at tech company Neo Aeronautics, with his pay subsidised by a government scheme to help fresh graduates.

He earns between $2,000 and $2,500 a month, and is hoping to be converted to a full-time employee by the end of his year-long traineeship, which started in July last year.

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