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Washington, DC
10000+ employees
1958
Government
Federal Agencies
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Nobody goes up, up, and away until the folks at the FAA say it's OK. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is the government agency responsible for overseeing air transportation in the US. An arm of the US Department of Transportation, the FAA focuses on air ... Read more

FAA Reviews

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FAA Administrator Michael P. Huerta
Michael P. Huerta
138 Ratings
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at FAA full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pay security benefits people holiday pay

    Cons

    Hard to advance , lots of nepotism

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FAA Photos

FAA photo of: Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, Orville Wright Building (Photo thanks to Flickr user cliff1066, available under by v2.0)
FAA photo of: SFO Control Tower
FAA photo of: A tower somewhere
FAA photo of: Spokane International Airport - FAA Control Tower / TRACON
FAA photo of: Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Building (Photo thanks to Flickr user cliff1066, available under by v2.0)
FAA photo of: US Department of Transportation Federal Aviation Administration Orville Wright Building (Photo thanks to Flickr user David July, available under by-nc-sa v2.0)
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FAA Interviews

Experience

Experience
69%
21%
10%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
69%
10%
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    Aerospace Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at FAA.

    Interview

    It was a waste of my time. I knew they were not going to offer me the position. The interview process was really slow. I was called for an interview 4 months after the posting closed.

    Interview Questions

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FAA Awards & Accolades

  • Most Admired Companies in Research Science, Black Engineer & Information Technology, 2010
  • Best Employers for Latinos to Work for, Latinos for Hire, 2008

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