US Department of Veterans Affairs

  www.vacareers.va.gov
Work in HR? Unlock Free Profile

502 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date

 

Large Federal Department with a compelling mission

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

Pros

Helping Veterans, their families and survivors

Cons

Not the past time to be a public servant. The mood in Congress toward Feds is not good.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Take some risks and be leaders

Recommends
Neutral Outlook

Other reviews for US Department of Veterans Affairs

  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Management not allowing you to do your job.

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

    Pros

    Interacting with VETS and helping with the mission to serve them.

    Cons

    Micromanaging, not allowing you to do your job, no job growth. Poor managment skills of supervisors.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Know your managment- you are loosing valuable good employees.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  2.  

    Great organization

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Readjustment Counseling Technician  in  Lakewood, CO
    Current Employee - Readjustment Counseling Technician in Lakewood, CO

    Pros

    You have to love the mission of the VA, serving veterans who served the US. Pay, benefits, etc are all competitive. Good work/life balance and you get out of it what you put in.

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, difficulties with VA patients navigating the system.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for US Department of Veterans Affairs.

Worked for US Department of Veterans Affairs? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.