US Agricultural Research Service

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Good place to work before you retire

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Alexandria, VA
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Alexandria, VA

I have been working at US Agricultural Research Service

Pros

Wonderful people, for the most part. Relaxed culture.

Cons

Little accountability. Some managers don't care; just marking time.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Accountabiility, measurement, progress

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    Great opportunity to be part of USDA.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Agricultural Research Service full-time

    Pros

    Good relations between employees and great facilities.

    Cons

    I did not had any problem.

    Recommends
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    While bureaucratic, USDA has opportunities for innovative people who have the determination to bypass the red tape.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Agricultural Research Service

    Pros

    Job security, even with budget constraints.
    Good work-life balance
    Diverse job duties, with opportunities to work on many different projects at a time
    Impact at the national level.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy
    'This is the way we do it" mindset
    Things happen slowsly.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Use the 50-foot view to help consumers/farmers/industry understand and value what we do.

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