US Forest Service
3.6 of 5 40 reviews
www.fs.fed.us Washington, DC

40 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         

 

Enjoyable

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsGood money and its fun

ConsHard labor work and you don't get a summer

Advice to Senior ManagementNA

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review
    • Work/Life Balance
           
    • Senior Management
           
    • Comp & Benefits
           
    • Career Opportunities
           

    1 person found this helpful  

    If you find the military isn't militaristic enough for you, try the Green Machine

    Firefighter (Current Employee)

    I have been working at US Forest Service


    Pros: If you work outside of Region 5 (California), many permanent Fire positions, are "subject-to-furlough" -- provided you had a halfway decent fire season, this means… Cons: The Forest Service was recently rated among the very bottom of "places to work in the Federal Government", and for good reason. Pay vs cost… Advice to Senior Management: Stop talking. You talk about "safety", about "empowered employees", and "active leadership", about how "people… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
    • Work/Life Balance
           
    • Senior Management
           
    • Comp & Benefits
           
    • Career Opportunities
           

     

    USDA Forest Service

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at US Forest Service


    Pros: A fair and safe working environment. Good opportunity for growth and advancement. Provide training for any… Cons: The job can be hindered by the large Government budget swings. Often do… Advice to Senior Management: Always be sure to reward your good workers and help those less skilled to reach their… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
There are newer reviews on US Forest Service.

Worked for US Forest Service? Contribute to the Community!

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

Glassdoor is your free inside look at US Forest Service reviews and ratings. All reviews posted anonymously by US Forest Service employees.