3.6 of 5 91 reviews
www.fda.gov Silver Spring, MD 5000+ Employees

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Not the worst

Lead Medical Officer (Current Employee)
Silver Spring, MD

I have been working at FDA

ProsInteresting work, sometimes - or rarely

ConsStagnation, bloated bureaucracy getting worse, infantilization of employees, clueless people can wind up in positions of power too easily (but you probably will not be able to)

Advice to Senior ManagementLeave and let someone competent do your job

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Alot of job satisfaction with minimal recognition.

Branch Chief (Current Employee)
Rockville, MD

I have been working at FDA

Pros: Don't have to compromise your integrity. Feel like you're making a difference. Alot of independence… Cons: Very litte recognition. Have to put up with a lot of beaurocrats. Many staff put… Advice to Senior Management: There should be some way of dealing with employees who… More


This used to be my dream job

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at FDA

Pros: I always wanted to work in a place where I could make a difference. In FDA you protect… Cons: Closed minded management. Job security and growth are no longer… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to your employees and show with your actions that… More

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