US Department of Veterans Affairs Overview

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  • Washington, DC
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1930
  • Government
  • Government Agencies
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

VA offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced, integrated health care system in the United States. We serve more than 9 million Veterans enrolled in the VA health system and operate more than 1,200 care sites, including 170 medical centers and more than 1,070 ...
Mission: VA’s vision is to provide Veterans with the world-class benefits and services they have earned — and to do so by adhering to the highest standards of compassion, commitment, excellence, professionalism, integrity, accountability and stewardship.

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May 4, 2021
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In an effort to reach more of the 2 million female Veterans, VA is encouraging them to apply for the Environmental Management Service (EMS) Technical Career Field (TCF) Trainee program. Application deadline is May 7.
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April 15, 2021
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2021 is the perfect time to join VA. We’re always on the lookout for skilled, dedicated health care professionals, administrators, and support staff. Polish up your cover letter with these tips and apply today!
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US Department of Veterans Affairs Reviews

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Apr 19, 2021 - Office Administrator in Saint Petersburg Beach, FL

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Many opportunities for career advancement.

Cons

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US Department of Veterans Affairs Interviews

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Negative13%
Neutral24%
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In Person9%
Employee Referral5%
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US Department of Veterans Affairs Awards & Accolades

  • Best Large EmployerForbes2021
  • Top Employer for New GradsForbes2020
  • Top Employer in 17 StatesForbes2020
  • Hall of Fame Recognition – 82% Screening RateNational Colorectal Cancer Roundtable for Screening Rates2016
  • Gold, Corporations: Recruitment – “Together VA”Questar Awards2016

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