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"It was a life changing experience"

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Former Employee - Marine Corps Infantry in Camp Pendleton, CA
Former Employee - Marine Corps Infantry in Camp Pendleton, CA
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I worked at US Marine Corps full-time (More than a year)

Pros

the best reasons are your own. You cant do it for someone else. They give you skills you cannot receive anywhere else

Cons

you have to make that commitment fully you cant see it as a job it must be your lifestyle. Its the hardest thing most people can ever do in there life

Other Employee Reviews for US Marine Corps

  1. "Is it worth it?"

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    Current Employee - Usmc Infantry in Camp Lejeune, NC
    Current Employee - Usmc Infantry in Camp Lejeune, NC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Marine Corps full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Plenty of time off, get to see the world.

    Cons

    You work for the government and all the inherent bureaucratic inefficiencies that come with it.

    Advice to Management

    Let people do their job with less micromanagement.


  2. "The weather was hot"

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    Former Employee - Rifleman in Twentynine Palms, CA
    Former Employee - Rifleman in Twentynine Palms, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Marine Corps full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The friendships formed will last a lifetime. You are able to travel the world. A lot of trigger time and playing with explosives.

    Cons

    Tough working conditions, and very long hours, sometimes you go days without getting any or very little sleep

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