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Federal Highway Administration Reviews

Updated July 11, 2017
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  1. "FHWA"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Manager
    Current Employee - Financial Manager
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Federal Highway Administration full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Family work life balance is a focus

    Cons

    limited opportunities unless willing to relocate

    Advice to Management

    N/A


  2. "top work life balance / low challenge"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Federal Highway Administration full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great for work life balance.

    Cons

    difficult to find interesting assignments

    Advice to Management

    lots of busy work. eliminate it.
    try to match employees with their interests

  3. "Internship STIPDG"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    I worked in the environmental planning office The people are friendly and are willing to help with any questions you have Also, you can use the bus or train to get to work. The trains are usually packed in the morning, but I got to work on time. In addition, they have a cafeteria if you need a quick lunch or breakfast

    Cons

    I don't have any qualms.


  4. "FHWA"

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    Current Employee - Area Engineer in Austin, TX
    Current Employee - Area Engineer in Austin, TX

    I have been working at Federal Highway Administration (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work for, they have flexible schedules, have great managers,

    Cons

    There are not that many cons to speak of. You got to be prepared of all the intricacies that come with working for the government such as a lot of policies and regulations


  5. "Great place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Construction Program Manager in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Construction Program Manager in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Federal Highway Administration full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Let's agree that opportunity said minister the federal and have a program. Good salary and benefits lots of updates to move around

    Cons

    Promotion opportunities usually involve moving around to different offices. There's a lot of deadwood in the organization that's a good opportunities but you have to apply for a lot of positions a text along time to get promoted

    Advice to Management

    Need to hold the employees more accountable Nnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn


  6. "Pleasant Experience"

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    Former Employee - Internship
    Former Employee - Internship
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Federal Highway Administration (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The staff there was extremely friendly and welcoming. They treated me like family and were very approachable as this was my first internship. There is quite a few traveling involved but I enjoy it, thus for me it is a pro.

    Cons

    None that I can think of.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work!


  7. "FHWA is a great agency!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Transportation Specialist in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Transportation Specialist in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Federal Highway Administration full-time

    Pros

    I have worked for this agency for over 20 years. It's a good agency with great opportunities for advancement.

    Cons

    I have no cons to offeread. It is a great agency.

    Advice to Management

    I have no advice to provide to the management.

  8. "Government Work"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Baltimore, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Federal Highway Administration (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Plenty of career opportunity in the legal department

    Cons

    Hard to get into in the long term


  9. "WFLHD-Great place to work"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Federal Highway Administration full-time

    Pros

    Good family/work environment and great time off and benefits.

    Cons

    Lower pay because gov work


  10. "Good Staff, Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Web Designer in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Web Designer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great place to work! very friendly staff!

    Cons

    location, backward in use of technologies


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