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"You can be proud of your work here!"

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Current Employee - Army Officer in Washington, DC
Current Employee - Army Officer in Washington, DC
Recommends
Negative Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at US Army full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

- There is great meaning to your work here.
- Benefits that you receive from serving your country, such as Educational benefits to include the GI Bill, VA housing loans, Medical is completely paid, and some income is tax free.
- Move every 1-2 years, keeps life interesting

Cons

- Move every 1-2 years, difficult on Family, and sometimes Family separations.
- At times there will be increased danger and risk.
- At times, you may encounter toxic leadership

Advice to Management

Increase use of command surveys, to help sideline toxic leaders, who can be at any rank.

Other Employee Reviews for US Army

  1. "Intelligence Analysts aren't used correctly."

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Intelligence Analyst in Fort Bliss, TX
    Current Employee - Intelligence Analyst in Fort Bliss, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Army full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Get Experience, Get clearance. Familiarize self with systems and techniques. Job Security. If you deploy you will get much more experience.

    Cons

    Have to fight to actually do your job. Constantly used for other non-job related tasks. Only way to improve is through self improvement. Training is usually spent on soldiers not analysts. Superiors rarely able to mentor/teach.

    Advice to Management

    Learn to use your Analyst wisely. Teach commanders what they can/should be doing.


  2. "US Army Reserve"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Information Technology Specialist in Bristol, PA
    Current Employee - Information Technology Specialist in Bristol, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Army part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Duty, sacrifice, and fulfillment of serving your country. The Army opens alot of doors career wise and you get to learn many intangible values I would not have gained elsewhere. Benefits are great.

    Cons

    Not alot of family stability.
    Always the likelihood of being deployed.
    Pay is not comparable to civilian careers

    Advice to Management

    Keep soldiers in mind, mission first.

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