US National Guard

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Good place for a weekend..

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsGood benefits; Education Financial help, Tricare Health, VA support.

ConsAway from home due to school/deployment; It turns out to much more than 1 weekend a month and 2 weeks per year. Basic Training & MOS School for up to 6 months, Professional educational schools for promotion, it all adds up. A lot of stress for self and family members.

Advice to Senior ManagementRetention should be a bigger concern with a shrinking budget than training new recruits.

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

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    Good experience and college tuition paid

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at US National Guard part-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: The national guard is different than the reserves because in addition to following federal orders you also follow state orders. So any state emergencies snow,… Cons: Getting placed on orders can be disruptive for family, job, or school. I've known many… More
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    weekend warrior

    Infantryman (Current Employee) New York, NY

    I have been working at US National Guard part-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Trainig, tuition reinburstment, frienships. A place where citizen soldiers go… Cons: All the yelling and shouting, drill privates, administrative chaos Advice to Senior Management: Think more about soldiers, less about equipment Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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