Can only draw every six months on TSP Account
Benefits are very good. You receive all benefits provided for by the federal government
Full benefit package that are offered to all federal employees. Medical, dental, vision, TSP, pension,
The benefits are awesome and reasonable cost!
This is a government agency, therefore the benefits package is excellent. The government offers TSP matching and the health insurance is very comparable.
Thrift Savings Plan is Awesome! (equivalent to Civilian 401K) 3 Years to be Vested. You make a lot of money so you can choose your own healthcare plan, many to choose from. Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insuranse etc. You get a CAC Card so you get the benefits of shopping at the military bases.
A different way of providing support for our Military, in turn Serves & Protects our Country! DoD/DoN Personnel, you’re issued a CAC Card. Travel to many different places. Make tons of money with tons of Overtime. Thrift Savings Plan + employer matches up to 5%. You choose your provider for Medical, Dental & Vision. They pay for training & licensure upgrades (not applicable during pre-employment process). When not on a ship or on Vacay: If you qualify, you can get S&Q (Sustenance & Quarters) Pay: where you get a weekly allowance including a hotel. You get paid while awaiting orders for new assignment, unlike some union halls. OJT = On the Job Training Different career avenues to pursue if you want to switch departments. Food & Crew. PTO = Paid Time Off SFL = Ship’s Funded Leave — Secure your spot on the vessel while you go on vacation. Easily double Base Salary when aboard a vessel due to OT & other Incentive pay (ammo pay, hazardous pay, etc) where applicable. YMMV.
The people are the best part
Everything about military sealift command was great except leaven home for sometimes eight months ,an trying to great time off.
Promised Student loan repayment at the beginning of the year, and my packet is still with HR....
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