Acquiring a position in West Marine's Internship Program is generally does not offer internships. Why intern at West Marine? Employees are not so happy at West Marine and rate their office perks as good. It’s summer, interning should not be only a learning experience, but also an enjoyable one. West Marine employees say they’re sometimes bored at work. Additionally, 50% have developed close friendships with their co-workers.
Internships are the beginnings of one’s professional development; so working at a company with strong professional development is beneficial. Overall, employees at West Marine rate their professional development a C+, ranking them in the Top 50% of similar sized companies on Comparably.