Peace Corps
4.3 of 5 316 reviews
www.peacecorps.gov Washington, DC 1000 to 5000 Employees

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South Africa not an ideal Peace Corps Country

Peace Corps Volunteer (Former Employee)

I worked at Peace Corps full-time for more than a year

ProsMeet good people. You have time to gain skills, learn a language and travel.

ConsNot sure how much it helped my career. Some Locations/Volunteer assignments are complete jokes.

Advice to Senior ManagementCut down on some of the countries you send PCV's to.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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An experience of a life time

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I worked at Peace Corps


Pros: The toughest job you'll ever love, truly. An opportunity to make… Cons: A super long comittment: 2 years 3 months Difficult living conditions Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Great experience, needs better infrastructure

Peace Corps Volunteer (Former Employee)

I worked at Peace Corps full-time for more than a year


Pros: If you are lucky enough to be accepted into the Peace Corps you'll have the opportunity to travel the… Cons: I think most can imagine the cons of working in a developing country for 2 years... My overall criticism of the program, or the country… Advice to Senior Management: Hire qualified local staff. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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