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Former Employee - Machinery Technician  in  Texas, GA
Former Employee - Machinery Technician in Texas, GA

I worked at US Coast Guard full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Touring the world on the governments dime. The post 911 g ibill.

Cons

Its just a job THAT OWNS YOU!!!... poor salary pay for the hours you work and the time your away, no full retirment, heath care that dosn't want to pay for anything but 500 Mg ibprohen, no advancement, the complet sloths and D-bags you work with, the "racial diversity" the coast guard crams down you throat, and the don't ask dont tell that was repealed and the firey hoops you had to jump through on a daily basis just to do your job.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Quit micromanaging and trying to justify your job and proove who has the biggest swinging wang, whe understand your our boss you dont have to put us down.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Not much opportunity for thinking

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    Current Employee - Petty Officer  in  Honolulu, HI
    Current Employee - Petty Officer in Honolulu, HI

    I have been working at US Coast Guard full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good salary, good opportunities for the right people

    Cons

    Opportunities only open to select few with the right connections

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Results orientated workplace, as opposed to mindless rule following

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Great Organization

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    Former Employee - Communications  in  Staten Island, NY
    Former Employee - Communications in Staten Island, NY

    I worked at US Coast Guard full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Benefits, pay, educations opportunities, training, and traveling is great.

    Cons

    Leaving love ones behind when you go out to sea or to other place to do the job.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Travel more and get out and listen to your people.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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