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"U. S. Coast Guard Diesel Mechanic"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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

Pros

Benefits
Vacation
Pay, housing and BAS BAH
Travel, Hours

Cons

Advancement process
Transfer season every 3 to 4 years

Other Employee Reviews for US Coast Guard

  1. "Operations Specialist First Class"

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    Former Employee - Operations Specialist First Class in Petaluma, CA
    Former Employee - Operations Specialist First Class in Petaluma, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Coast Guard full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits, much is provided for you beyond a normal job, including educational benefits.

    Cons

    Crazy hours, very mechanistic, centralized organization with little freedoms. Can spend months at sea, depending on your billet. Sometimes very hard work.


  2. "Loved the environment; headquarters is quite different from the field"

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    Former Contractor - Paralegal Intern in Washington, DC
    Former Contractor - Paralegal Intern in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Coast Guard as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Most people actually do work!
    The resources are great!
    Very family oriented.
    I learned a lot there

    Cons

    Federal gov't hiring freeze smh
    Too much red tape for the simplest things
    Contractors are not allowed to attend free trainings at headquarters

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