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  1. Management Analyst

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I worked at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service full-time

    Pros

    Supportive environment, excellent work/life balance

    Cons

    Sometimes have to wait for availability before getting a promotion

  2. Easily Replaceable But Good Experience

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    Current Employee - Undergraduate Research Assistant in Newark, DE
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    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - interesting people in and out - interesting research - work with live insects - multiple sectors to work in with different insects - variable duties - often repeated tasks (Feeding, counting) - field work - extremely flexible hours - easy and basic work

    Cons

    - you are replaceable and they don't empathize with pay, boss delays raises - tedious work can become monotonous - college students, unreliable - no sense of responsibility

    Advice to Management

    Pay attention to employees, they deserve better benefits for the amount of work they do.

  3. Biological Science Technician

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    Former Employee - Biological Science Technician in Columbus, OH
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Enjoyable work, with enjoyable people.

    Cons

    Working for the government can be a hassle, and pay is not lucrative. Growth opportunities are limited.

  4. Laid back organization

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    Former Employee - Computer Specialist in Riverdale, MD
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    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Great pay, mostly friendly staff, metro subsidy

    Cons

    Extreme boredom, lots of rifts in IT, awful cafeteria

  5. Budget Analyst

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Riverdale, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Location Mission Small Schedule Pay People Commute

    Cons

    Management is horrible Small Not many openings

  6. Evalutation

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service full-time

    Pros

    Great flexibility with work schedule

    Cons

    Hard to move up in the company

  7. Aphis FMD Student Intern

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service part-time

    Pros

    Great exposure to the life of a government employee. Great experience with supervisor and co-workers

    Cons

    Not very exciting or fulfilling role in the company

  8. Wildlife Services

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    Former Employee - Wildlife Technician 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    40 Hr Work Week, flexible schedule is nice.

    Cons

    Nature of Work, you either love it or you don't.

  9. Federal

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    Former Employee - Program Support Assistant GS in Springfield, IL
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    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Enjoyed the job, good people to work with and able to learn some new things.

    Cons

    Not enough work to do.

    Advice to Management

    Learn to delegate.

  10. Great stepping stone, not a lifetime career.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
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    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

    Pros

    Ability to work from home up to three days per week.

    Cons

    Limited promotion potential within specific job, no early advancements.

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