US Coast Guard
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www.uscg.mil Washington, DC 5000+ Employees

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The Boy Scouts of the Military

Commander (Current Employee)
Cleveland, OH

Pros-Small organization
-Humanitarian Mission
-Exceptional people
-Exactly the same career opportunities as DOD, but better

Cons-Small organization
-Lackey-mentality
-Tends to get bullied by states and other federal agancies

Advice to Senior ManagementJoin DoD's union

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Food Service Specialist (Current Employee)
    Alameda, CA

    I have been working at US Coast Guard full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Great chance to learn leadership and management, not to mention the… Cons: You may feel overworked, under paid, and under appreciated. … Advice to Senior Management: Remember to treat the people that work for you the same way… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Reactionary management at its best

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at US Coast Guard full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: Military job with humanitarian mission. Duty stations are on… Cons: Speaks about valuing diversity, however misses opportunity after opportunity to really value diversity. One bad command… Advice to Senior Management: Bungled modernization effort should be analyzed with a price tag attached so it… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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