Federal Government Reviews

Updated Sep 17, 2020

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  • "Entry level salaries not competitive with private sector(in 59 reviews)

  • "Long hours, difficult on family, relocation requirements(in 39 reviews)

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  1. "DoD PM"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Program Manager in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Federal Government full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    stable, reliable, good health care and benefits,

    Cons

    inflexible at times, limited opportunities to grow

  2. "Review"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Contracting Officer 

    I have been working at Federal Government full-time

    Pros

    Ability to make a difference for USA

    Cons

    High operations tempo, and workload.


  3. "I enumerate people at their homes"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Census Enumerator 

    I have been working at Federal Government part-time

    Pros

    Good pay and flexible hours

    Cons

    Disorganized some of the time and has mixed information

  4. "It's a privilege to serve."

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Federal Government full-time

    Pros

    It's an honor to serve my country.

    Cons

    The pay is less than the private sector, but the work is far more rewarding.

  5. "People, public service, and learning"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Branch Chief in Washington, DC

    I worked at Federal Government full-time

    Pros

    People, public service, and learning

    Cons

    Mostly timing but sometimes the above as well

  6. "Great"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Captain USAF in Minot, ND

    I worked at Federal Government full-time

    Pros

    Great spot to serve your country

    Cons

    Time off is hard to come buy

  7. "Government"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - 92A in Louisville, KY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Federal Government full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Well built team with perks

    Cons

    work hours can be very long

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  8. "Usaf"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Crew Commander 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Federal Government full-time

    Pros

    Great work fulfillment and steady job

    Cons

    Long hours and hard work

  9. "Commander"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Commander in Fairfield, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Federal Government full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    amazing people, amazing mission, awesome culture

    Cons

    its a 24/7/365 machine that never sleeps so you need to find balance

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  10. "Great full or part time work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Census Enumerator in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Federal Government part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The work makes a positive difference.

    Cons

    Must drive to many locations.

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