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Working at US Coast Guard

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) guards the public, the environment, and the economic and security interests of the US. One of the country's five armed services, the USCG is uniquely empowered to enforce military and humanitarian policies and civilian law in ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Technician/Communications Training Team in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Technician/Communications Training Team in Washington, DC

    I have been working at US Coast Guard full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Get to save lives and help the public.

    Cons

    Being Deployed away from family.

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work.

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US Coast Guard Photos

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US Coast Guard photo of: Training Center
US Coast Guard photo of: CGC Courageous
US Coast Guard photo of: At Josh's graduation
US Coast Guard photo of: Last day.
US Coast Guard photo of: Canoe races in Hawaii, near the base.
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US Coast Guard Interviews

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    Interview

    Several background checks, medical exam and ASBAV test. After you take the test they describe multiple jobs descriptions that you can apply. They also schedule for a drug test, fill out some paperwork.

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US Coast Guard Awards & Accolades

  • Best Employers for Latinos to Work for, Latinos for Hire, 2008

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