The federal employees benefit plan includes health insurance, compensated leave, both vacation and sick leave, and a defined contribution pension plan. The same benefits apply no matter which agency you work for, so changing jobs does not mean starting over.
Security in employment, looking for Military personnel to hire
Although the pay is not competitive with other industries, the benefits are particularly helpful for commuting and saving for the future.
TSP, Medical and Dental fully covered.
Because I was on a temp assignment no benefits were offered
Pay was good and leave was decent
accure 6 hrs of reqular leave and 4 hours sick leave per pay period.
Stability and a full suite of health/dental/retirement benefits is great. Low chance for advancement outside of major cities is not so great.
The health and dental insurance coverage is very good, especially compared to some private companies. I've had no issues so far with my coverage.
PROS-The benefits package is good. Retirement plus IRA is also good. CONS-Hard to get rid of unqualified personnel.
List based on reports from current and former employees. It may not be complete.