Westat
3.1 of 5 129 reviews
www.westat.com Rockville, MD 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Good for independent individuals in school

Research Analyst (Current Employee)
New York, NY

I have been working at Westat part-time for more than a year

Prosvery accomondating for school and part time

Conslimited bebefits for field employees

Advice to Senior Managementoffer more employee support

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Depends a lot on your project directors...

Research Assistant (Former Employee)
Rockville, MD

I worked at Westat full-time for more than a year


Pros: good benefits, flexible working hours, some interesting work Cons: One's experience at Westat depends so much on who is directing the projects that you are working on. As someone fresh out of college, the… Advice to Senior Management: Spend more time training and developing young staff members Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Good benefits, flexibility; but sometimes boring work

Research Assistant (Current Employee)

I have been working at Westat full-time for more than a year


Pros: There are a wide variety of projects and very knowledgeable people. There's a bit of flexibility and good work-life balance. The company offers strong benefits… Cons: There are definitely high peaks of work around deadlines and proposal writing times, but there are many lulls in work that have… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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