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"US Sailor"

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Current Employee - Computer Network Technician in Honolulu, HI
Current Employee - Computer Network Technician in Honolulu, HI
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at US Navy full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Travel
Consistent paycheck
Training
People
Family support
Comradery
Fighting for the safety of this country

Cons

Being away from family
Sometimes the hours
Some of the freedoms you have to give up

Advice to Management

Lead your junior sailors with the same respect you expect them to give you. Give them enough stress to make them perform but not more than you think they can handle.

Other Employee Reviews for US Navy

  1. "Steady decline"

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    Current Employee - Electronics Technician in Groton, CT
    Current Employee - Electronics Technician in Groton, CT
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Hardest job in the world to get fired from.

    Cons

    Compensation is a joke. Highest quality, experienced professionals you'll ever meet ... on food stamps. Constantly removing/lowering benefits.


  2. "Global involvement, Exponential opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Supply Officer in Everett, WA
    Former Employee - Supply Officer in Everett, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Salary as an officer is competitive after first four years.
    Medical Benefits and compensation to military is very good, discounts, recreational opportunities.
    Diversity of work performed. Fast-paced, multi-faceted. Installs excellent work ethic and flexibility.
    People - diverse, loyal, reliable, dedicated.

    Cons

    Unpredictable time commitment due to increased operational commitments worldwide.
    Limited inputs to desired positions/locations due to Needs of the Navy being most heavily weighted.

    Advice to Management

    More intrusive leadership/mentoring. Reach out to junior sailors and officers on career opportunities, location potential.

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