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"Aquad leader"

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Current Employee - Squad Leader in Wyoming, MI
Current Employee - Squad Leader in Wyoming, MI
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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

Pros

Money for college if you can get it!

Cons

Drills wekends fall on the summer:/
Getting your education pay for is a huge pain in the ass and sometimes the are late on their payments to your student loans.

Advice to Management

The guard new a hole new structure of promotion system!

Other Employee Reviews for US National Guard

  1. "Fun and rewarding"

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    Current Employee - Captain in Nashville, TN
    Current Employee - Captain in Nashville, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US National Guard part-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    -Military experience
    -diverse training
    -options to travel
    -education programs & tuition assistance
    -leadership skills
    -medical and dental insurance is very affordable even for part-time

    Cons

    -travel time ... If your assigned unit is across the state
    -promotion rates, if your not willing to change job skills

    Advice to Management

    Continue to focus on the care of the Soldier.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Volunteer for part-time slave labor at low pay"

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    Former Contractor - Sergeant in Urbana, IL
    Former Contractor - Sergeant in Urbana, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at US National Guard as a contractor (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Instills discipline, encourages people to be responsible and orderly, required time is only 1 weekend a month plus a 2 week period per year

    Cons

    Low pay, many different bosses, generally any promotion is just a handout to relieve a superior of some of his/her duties while retaining the same amount of bosses/masters as you previously had.

    Advice to Management

    Stop treating volunteers like slaves.

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