US Department of State

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Great experience living overseas

Current Employee - Foreign Service Officer in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Foreign Service Officer in Washington, DC

I have been working at US Department of State full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Experience different cultures and countries. See the world while serving your country.

Cons

Third world locations, tough living conditions.

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Consistently one of the Best places to work in the Federal Government

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Special Agent in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Special Agent in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at US Department of State full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Worldwide Travel with limitless career development. An adventure at every post, but the life you can create for yourself is completely unique.

    Cons

    Time away from family on certain assignments. Large bureaucracy, so there are issues that are consistent with those institutions. Flexibility is a must in this organization because of the fluid nature of international politics and diplomacy. That said...you will be at the forefront of history in many situations.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Embassy Intern

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at US Department of State

    Pros

    Free housing, manageable hours, good mentors

    Cons

    none that I can think of

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