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Review decisions by Administrative Law Judges and draft advisory memorandums to Administrative Appeals Judges

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Current Employee - Attorney Advisor in Arlington, VA
Current Employee - Attorney Advisor in Arlington, VA

I have been working at Social Security Administration

Recommends
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Excellent work-life balance Excellent benefits Case load will keep you busy Excellent opportunity to stay with Agency and advance professionally

Cons

Office environment can remind a new attorney of a law school section Work load may become somewhat repetitive once mastered

Advice to Management

I would suggest working on providing more resources for Attorney Advisors in the form of paying bar dues and offering time off for CLE's.

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  1. Good experience

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    Former Employee - Student Intern in Boulder, CO
    Former Employee - Student Intern in Boulder, CO

    I worked at Social Security Administration

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good management, good advancement opportunities, good pay for an internship

    Cons

    A lot of customer service

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing a good job


  2. Helpful (5)

    SSA Needs to Modernize Systems, Procedures, and Management Culture

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    Current Employee - Benefit Authorizer in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Benefit Authorizer in Philadelphia, PA

    I have been working at Social Security Administration

    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Job security. Benefits overall, but especially time off. Opportunity to contribute to social service. The Agency is truly committed to a diverse workforce. Opportunities to work OT for some extra income.

    Cons

    Very poor, even unstable, systems .....1970's DOS based technology for primary systems.......very user unfriendly and conducive to making errors. Policies and procedures are redundant and unduly complex. There is a huge opportunity to improve efficiency and accuracy by improving systems and streamlining policies.. "Up through the ranks" managers and mentors with poor inter-personal and management skills seem to bear resentment towards new hires who come to the agency well credentialed from the outside. I was shocked by the demeaning treatment I received after "graduating" from a lenghty training program.

    Advice to Management

    The Agency has a noble mission, but they need to take a hard look at their culture and how they operate.


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