General Dynamics

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General Dynamics Reviews

Updated Jul 6, 2014
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3.2 144 reviews

62% Approve of the CEO

General Dynamics CEO Phebe N. Novakovic

Phebe N. Novakovic

(13 ratings)

61% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • benefits, training, responsibility, great people to work with; team-oriented (in 9 reviews)

  • The pay and benefits were incredible (in 5 reviews)


Cons
  • HR and upper management are completely unaware of the male supervisors flirting with the female CSRs (in 10 reviews)

  • There are a couple big time asses that somehow manage to stay in middle management despite their incredible ineptitude and lack of people skills (in 6 reviews)

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    Very good company to work for while they were the prime on contract.

    Software Engineer (Former Employee) Los Angeles, CA

    ProsVery supportive management. Intelligent team of software engineers to work with.

    ConsFair compensation given market conditions, nothing extraordinary.

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore opportunities for training and advancement. More individualized job performance plans.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    G D was a great place to work.

    Submarines (Former Employee) Goose Creek, SC

    ProsG D WAS A PROFIT SHARING COMPANY.

    ConsYou had to be a safe working welder.

    Advice to Senior ManagementProfit is a great tool

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great

    Administrator Support (Former Employee) Chantilly, VA

    ProsThey do have the best benefits, and friendly Staff.

    ConsNot sure nothing bad to said about the company, it is a good company to worked for.

    Advice to Senior ManagementThey treat you with respect.

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    Amazing

    Senior Systems Analyst (Current Employee)

    Prosbenefits, training, responsibility, great people to work with; team-oriented.

    ConsNot too lenient about abrupt time off

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore thorough onboarding; more training.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Nice company to work for

    Administrator Support (Former Employee) McLean, VA

    Prosthe Benefits and the 401 very good, better than others

    ConsReally don't have no cons to go with.

    Advice to Senior ManagementI have none

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    I have learned a lot with my Colleagues and good company to work with.

    Network Technician (Current Employee) White Oak, MD

    Prosmost employees are knowledgeable and management are understanding.

    ConsI didn't find any downside yet.

    Advice to Senior Managementupper management are understand and help employees to achieve their goals.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    comprehensive experience directing Operations and Intelligence through strategic planning

    Strategic Planner (Current Employee) Fort Belvoir, VA

    ProsA team builder and a team player capable of implementing best practices by motivating staff members to peak performance.

    ConsCompany does not promote from within and there are no longevity bonuses or promotions

    Advice to Senior ManagementPromote form within

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    It has been a great job

    Intelligence Analyst (Current Employee) Dayton, OH

    ProsThe flexibility and time off have been a great help

    ConsUncertainty of upcoming contracts with government

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe more open about upcoming contracts being bid on.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsChallenging work, stable, great people

    ConsGovernment contracts subject to Congress and the DoD funding lines

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Experience has been great

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsCompany has a great reputation. Very well organized and very good HR department.

    ConsHealth Insurance benefits keep changing every year.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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