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US Marine Corps Reviews

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US Marine Corps Commandant General James F. Amos
General James F. Amos
1,102 Ratings
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    they didn't promise me a rose garden

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - O4 - Marines - Major in Camp Pendleton, CA
    Current Employee - O4 - Marines - Major in Camp Pendleton, CA

    I have been working at US Marine Corps full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    plenty of travel opportunities, including opportunities to live in other countries and immerse yourself in the culture. Time off policy is unbeatable. 30 days paid vacation each year, plus holidays. ample opportunity for increasing responsibility. what you do makes a difference in the lives of everyone around you.

    Cons

    potential long hours, not much consideration for employee preference in decision making, travel is not always optional, COMBAT

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    we've been doing it right for 239 years. keep it up. semper fi.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

US Marine Corps Interviews

Updated Dec 4, 2014
Updated Dec 4, 2014

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    Marine Corps Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Start early with a visit to the OSO. For many, the physical road will be a long one. Plan far ahead to make sure one's body is ready for the physicality of OCS. Standard Marine Corps and military history knowledge will be tested at OCS. Knowing some in advance will help.

    Interview Questions
    • Can you get the highest PFT score in your OSO branch? The competition will be difficult.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Best Employers for Latinos to Work for, Latinos for Hire, 2008

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Website www.marines.mil
Headquarters Arlington, VA
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1775
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year
Competitors Unknown

To be a marine, you gotta have faith. The United States Marine Corps' motto, Semper Fidelis, Latin for always faithful, reflects service members' dedication to each other, their corps, and their country. The Marine Corps has two missions: make Marines and win battles. The military branch operates artillery, aviation, expeditionary, and infantry units. It has four divisions and works out of about 35 bases and stations in the US and Japan. It is the smallest of the military branches with just more than 202,000 active duty personnel and some 40,000 reservists. The Marine... More

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