US Department of Agriculture
3.6 of 5 131 reviews
www.usda.gov Washington, DC 5000+ Employees

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Good place to work before you retire

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Alexandria, VA

I have been working at US Department of Agriculture

ProsWonderful people, for the most part. Relaxed culture.

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

Advice to Senior ManagementAccountabiility, measurement, progress

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Great opportunity to be part of USDA.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at US Department of Agriculture full-time


Pros: Good relations between employees and great facilities. Cons: I did not had any problem. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at US Department of Agriculture


Pros: Job security, even with budget constraints. Good work-life balance Diverse job duties, with opportunities… Cons: Bureaucracy 'This is the way we do it" mindset Things happen slowsly. Advice to Senior Management: Use the 50-foot view to help consumers/farmers/industry understand and value… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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