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Superb place to work and grow

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC

I have been working at US Department of Defense

Pros

Plenty of room for upward mobility and a great place for young college grad to start a career

Cons

A bit of nepotism runs rampant and you are not necessarily compensated for the scope and level of responsibility you execute as you become more senior

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    Great place to advance skill set.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Richmond, VA

    I have been working at US Department of Defense

    Pros

    Training for advancement and in technical fields readily available.
    Challenging work that has real value.
    Telework and flexible hours strongly supported.
    Full range of medical benefits.

    Cons

    Too few people trying to do too much work.
    Burdensome and unnecessary rules and policies.
    Employee recognition; solid program but not executed.
    Public misperception of overpaid, underperformed workforce.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give more attention to the contributions of employees, especially in timeliness of feedback and reward.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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    GREAT

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Admin Assistant in Norfolk, VA
    Current Employee - Admin Assistant in Norfolk, VA

    I have been working at US Department of Defense

    Pros

    great benefits, many areas to relocate, plenty of work so you wont get bored, flexiable schdule, relaxed atmosphere, a lot of training opportunities (paying for college). The pay for admin is higher than the privite sector

    Cons

    not much opportunity in the Admin field to move up.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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