US Agricultural Research Service

www.ars.usda.gov
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It has been a rewarding place to work over the past 29 years, not looking as bright for the next few.

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Current Employee - Farm Loan Manager
Current Employee - Farm Loan Manager

I have been working at US Agricultural Research Service full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

working with young farmers and old farmers and hopefully making a difference in someones life.

Cons

Political scapegoating from Congress over the past 4-5 years

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
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    a good place to work

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Corvallis, OR
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow in Corvallis, OR

    I have been working at US Agricultural Research Service (more than a year)

    Pros

    good benefits and salary, a very well organized and structured place

    Cons

    job demands long hours, opportunities for recognition/compensation of extra hours of work are low

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    A very typical government employer, I've heard of better places.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager/Supervisory Technical Information Specialist in Arlington, TX
    Current Employee - Project Manager/Supervisory Technical Information Specialist in Arlington, TX

    I have been working at US Agricultural Research Service full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Job security. Flexible work tours. Telework permissible for some people.

    Cons

    Some people do really well. Some don't.
    No pay increase for 3 consecutive years.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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