Federal Government
3.6 of 5 368 reviews
www.usa.gov Washington, DC 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Program Manager (Current Employee)
Washington, DC

Prosin almost thirty years, its been an okay career to have. relatively stable, relatively exciting, some career growth.

Consthe outlook for current and new hires is poor

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    For the first 15 years working in government contracts was a great way to grow. Significant drawbacks in last 7 years.

    Contracting Officer (Former Employee)
    Washington, DC

    I worked at Federal Government full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Many classes to teach you the federal contracting field. Also were allowed to taking budget, appropriations, systems, program management and software coursework that could apply… Cons: More and more hires were not as educated and their writing skills were lacking, as well as their ability to take direction easily. Quality of… Advice to Senior Management: there is a 10 year age gap in my old agency. Need independent technology consultants to help out the older workers to deal with the… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    The positives outweight the negatives

    Network Administrator (Current Employee)
    Syracuse, NY

    I have been working at Federal Government full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: The benefits are obvious. Super benefits, and with the right agency you feel like you're really making… Cons: This is the government. It is bureaucracy. Things do not move at the pace that… Advice to Senior Management: Learn how to manage your knowledge workers. Things like telecommuting… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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