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"It was an intensed interesting experience because, it helped me to pursue and overcome difficult challeges,"

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Former Employee - House Keeping Technician in Washington, DC
Former Employee - House Keeping Technician in Washington, DC
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Pros

It definely with determination , help me to work full-time and attend school full-time. I finished school and I graduate April 2012.

Cons

I got laid off on September 15, 2011, because the contract I was working for did not get picked up by Walter Reed Army Medical Center.

Advice to Management

Even though Walter Reed could not promise everyone jobs that got caught up in the major move, hopefully everyone concerned will still receive employment.

Other Employee Reviews for Walter Reed Army Medical Center

  1. "It was a fun and okay type of expeirence"

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    Former Employee - Logistics Manager in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Logistics Manager in Washington, DC
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Paid Days
    Days off
    Interacting with everybody

    Cons

    The Early shifts
    The labor was pretty intense

    Advice to Management

    More office jobs and clerical work for the students


  2. "Great place for professional experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bethesda, MD
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bethesda, MD
    Recommends

    Pros

    State of the art equipment
    Medical Research
    Great opportunity to enhance skills
    Work with military veterans and familiy members

    Cons

    Joint military operation which means policies and standard practices could be in different languages in which you may have to know all of them
    Management/ leadership changes could be every 2-4 years
    May be hard to get civil service position, but contracting is readily available
    Position descriptions may be vague

    Advice to Management

    Overall, leadership is effective in addressing the needs of providing world class healthcare to beneficiaries.
    Minimize meetings for planning and allow more time for executing agendas. Get all parties involved instead of using non subject matter experts to make decisions for areas outside of expertise.

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