US Department of Veterans Affairs

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Great mission supporting our nations Veterans

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - IT Specialist in Boston, MA
Current Employee - IT Specialist in Boston, MA

I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

steady, secure pay, and benefits. Defined pension and TSP

Cons

low pay, run like military, very strict. Medical insurance is very expensive

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Hire more veterans

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Positive Outlook
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    Great opportunity for GI Bill recipients!

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Work Study in Wilmington, NC
    Current Employee - Work Study in Wilmington, NC

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs as a contractor

    Pros

    Learn the in's and out's of VA health care system

    Cons

    minimum wage is not a great attribute

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Great Place to work, Great Mission, I come to work to serve veterans and work with great co-workers

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Supervisory Program Analyst in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Supervisory Program Analyst in Washington, DC

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

    Pros

    Pay, Experience, Great Mission, Vision, Good people

    Cons

    Commute, some lackadaisical workforce, workplace politics

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None, I am management. Communication works, nothing really to gripe about. You have good days and bad days. it's up to you to make the best out of your career. No point in griping on a website about things you can't change. If you come to VACO, expect to work hard or get left behind.

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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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