National Park Service
3.8 of 5 81 reviews
www.nps.gov Washington, DC 5000+ Employees

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No where to advance

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at National Park Service

ProsGetting to work outside everyday
Getting to see nature

Conslow pay
nowhere to advance (at least where I was at)
no benefits (seasonal position)

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

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If you're not related there's no chance of staying

Visitor Use Assistant (Former Employee)
Bushkill Center, PA

I worked at National Park Service part-time for more than 5 years


Pros: It's nice to work outdoors and with people. Cons: The women use their maiden names because there is so… Advice to Senior Management: None. They do whatever they want. 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 NPS has been a great employer.

Intern (Former Employee)
Fort Collins, CO

I worked at National Park Service as an intern for more than a year


Pros: In my experience, the best part of the NPS is the people. I have had two different… Cons: The major downside of the NPS is that the pay is generally less than you'd like.… Advice to Senior Management: Much of the upper management seems to get caught up in the bureaucracy and forgets the… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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