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"Great time for the younger crowd."

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Machinery Technician in Wilmington, NC
Current Employee - Machinery Technician in Wilmington, NC
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

-good pay
-good people
-great benefits
- There are many different things people can do when they get in.

Cons

-moving around to much
- some bad locations

Advice to Management

Great for folks who want to be great managers in the civilian world.

Other Employee Reviews for US Coast Guard

  1. Helpful (2)

    "you are just a number"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at US Coast Guard full-time

    Pros

    none they will use you up and spit you out

    Cons

    lots long hours lots of back stabbing

    Advice to Management

    retire


  2. "The most rewarding and engaging position out there"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Second Class Petty Officer in Grand Haven, MI
    Current Employee - Second Class Petty Officer in Grand Haven, MI
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Medical, Dental, TSP (401k), Life Insurance, College Credits, College paid for by GI Bill, Interest Free Loans, MWR benefits (discounts).

    Cons

    Moving every 1, 2, 3, or 4 years. Not knowing where you will be next is stressful. Time spent away from family.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your junior members.

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