US Marine Corps
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www.marines.mil Arlington, VA 5000+ Employees

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Good people, great opportunities.

Marine (Current Employee)
Camp Pendleton, CA

ProsTravel, retirement benefits, and an opportunity to be a part of something bigger than myself were the best attributes of my time in the Marine Corps

ConsInstitutional arrogance runs kind of rampant. Promotions and personal image perception are cut throat games.

Advice to Senior ManagementLess rank does not mean less valuable.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    My career in the Marine Corps has had a profound and positive influence on every aspect of my life.

    E-8/1stSgt (Senior Enlisted Advisor) (Former Employee)
    San Diego, CA

    I worked at US Marine Corps full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: The Marine Corps developes leadership and an esprit de corps that is unmatched anywhere else I have worked. It has provided me skills and… Cons: While I agree with the intent of the height/weight standards that are currently in affect, I believe the Corps is doing itself a disservice by… Advice to Senior Management: Treat all Marines with firmness and fairness, without prejudice and… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Amazing, Draining, Stressful, best time of my life.

    Combat Engineer (Former Employee)
    Camp Lejeune, NC

    I worked at US Marine Corps as a contractor for more than 3 years


    Pros: Learn EVER leadership skills (if you apply your self). VERY rewarding. Get… Cons: If you pick a non-combat MOS, expect long hours and monotony. if you pick a combat MOS. … Advice to Senior Management: HAHAHA, get in and you'll understand that one. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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