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Have questions about working at US Department of Veterans Affairs? Read answers to frequently asked questions to help you make a choice before applying to a job or accepting a job offer.

Whether it's about compensation and benefits, culture and diversity, or you're curious to know more about the work environment, find out from employees what it's like to work at US Department of Veterans Affairs.

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62 English questions out of 62

March 16, 2021

What is paid time off like at US Department of Veterans Affairs?

Pros

Federal employee benefits, 5 weeks paid time off for annual leave, additional generous leave for illness, federal pension, generous pay.

Cons

The Rocky Mountain Regional VA hospital is currently very poorly managed, and that has caused many problems. Inpatient RN morale is very, very low right now (3/2021).

Federal employee benefits, 5 weeks paid time off for annual leave, additional generous leave for illness, federal pension, generous pay.

March 16, 2021

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February 23, 2022

Does US Department of Veterans Affairs offer relocation assistance?

Pros

Good benefit package, earn Sick leave and 5 weeks of AL yearly

Cons

Dysfunctional and too much red tape

Good benefit package, earn Sick leave and 5 weeks of AL yearly

February 23, 2022

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June 18, 2022

Does US Department of Veterans Affairs offer massages?

Pros

Solid benefits, leadership and administrative opportunities, free CEs, 40 hours per week, some telework (depending on VA)

Cons

Administrative burden is high, providers are blamed for all of VA difficulties, too much middle management, compensation needs to be higher to compete with private sector and inflation

Solid benefits, leadership and administrative opportunities, free CEs, 40 hours per week, some telework (depending on VA)

June 18, 2022

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January 7, 2021

Does US Department of Veterans Affairs offer dental insurance?

Pros

Good benefits,health coverage,friendly environment,mental groups for combat veterans

Cons

No room for improvement,micro managing,not enough equipment for the job,Supervision below average,No chain of command

Advice to Management

Listen to subordinates

Good benefits,health coverage,friendly environment,mental groups for combat veterans

January 7, 2021

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January 6, 2021

Does US Department of Veterans Affairs have a pension plan?

Pros

Good benefits, vacation, pension and the pay can be decent with good evaluation

Cons

Bureaucracy can slow the process of a lot of things.

Advice to Management

Reward your employees better. Help with Career Developement more

Good benefits, vacation, pension and the pay can be decent with good evaluation

January 6, 2021

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