FDA
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www.fda.gov Silver Spring, MD 5000+ Employees

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Good job if you're a burnt out MD, can get boring if you're young and ambitious.

Medical Officer (Current Employee)
Silver Spring, MD

ProsAbstract benefit to society which feels more palpable in the beginning

ConsIt's bread and butter regulatory work such as moving papers from the inbox to the outbox - 90% of the time. The other 10% is doing reviews.

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    summer intern

    Office Automation Clerk (Former Employee)
    Washington, DC

    I worked at FDA


    Pros: easy work for entry level wages well paid for 0 experience… Cons: Little use of actual skills or education No motivation to produce… Advice to Senior Management: Management is limited by caliber of employees. Difficult to tell exactly what… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    A Nightmare for Public Health!

    Consumer Safety Office (Former Employee)
    Atlanta, GA

    I worked at FDA


    Pros: Health Benefits Travel Meeting new people Flexible schedules Dynamic work, always moving around Independent work Some… Cons: Poor communication with management Incompetent management Managers were pitting employees against each other Not… Advice to Senior Management: Communicate with your employees Train your employees properly Do not micromanage your employees Get rid of employees who do… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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