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Indian Air Force Reviews

Updated April 29, 2017
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Pros
  • The work-life balance is just great (in 4 reviews)

  • Very supportive work culture, great faculty & supervisors, sky is the limit who wants to achieve high (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Middle Management
    Former Employee - Middle Management
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Indian Air Force full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    great social climate
    get to learn management skills
    teaches you to face high pressure situation

    Cons

    frequent job location changes
    limited opportunity for spouse to get employment


  2. "Serving the nation with pride"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Junior Warrant Officer in New Delhi (India)
    Former Employee - Junior Warrant Officer in New Delhi (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Indian Air Force (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    To serve the nation with pride and learn when you serve. Most disciplined organisation.

    Cons

    Away from family & high mobility

    Advice to Management

    Nil


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Material manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Logistics Coordinator in New Delhi (India)
    Current Employee - Logistics Coordinator in New Delhi (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Air Force full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Experience of all the facets of receiving, storing, transporting, preserving, issuing, receiving, purchasing, supplying, packing, managing manpower, operational preparedness with high degree of discipline

    Cons

    Organisation does not value you, no matter how efficient and sincere you are towards your job. All the goods of you are kept aside in the fake name of discipline

    Advice to Management

    Please don't lose your most valuable manpower only by making partial, illogical, meaningless and stupid rules. And if at all these seems necessary only they should not target the class ,C, employees


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  5. "A new way of life"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Indian Air Force full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good environment, disciplined work culture, Can go places

    Cons

    Frequent transfers, education of children gets affected as they grow up


  6. "Best Org"

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    Current Employee - Database Administrator in New Delhi (India)
    Current Employee - Database Administrator in New Delhi (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    I served in this organization for 20 years. I feel very proud that i was the member of this organization.

    Cons

    24*7 engagement no life for family. Administration is not good.


  7. "career in Airforce"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Indian Air Force full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Job Security.
    A Good and well established accounts dept which is completely computerised with minimum probability of error.
    Inter-departmental Exposure.
    Good Average Salary.
    Security for Family.

    Cons

    Bad administration in various areas.
    Round the clock work or On-call job.
    cant plan your leave or if planned wont be able to move on as decided.
    Some times wont get time to sleep.

    Advice to Management

    Better administration with proper planning by well knowledgeable staff will help to increase productivity.
    Respecting all irrespective of their position would help the organisation to touch the sky with Glory...


  8. "DBA"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Indian Air Force full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Because very professional and dedicated place to work. We got lot of challenging task in hand.

    Cons

    Time management is not good.


  9. "HR Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Indian Air Force full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Job security,Traveling,new friends,visit new places,60 days leave

    Cons

    No growth,imperialist attitude,no foolproof way of appraisal,low pay factor,poor leadership

    Advice to Management

    not advisable,there hierarchy matters


  10. "Touching The Skies with Glory"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palakkad (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Palakkad (India)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Indian Air Force (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The best to be employed with.The establishment enhances the personality of an individual to the farthest extent possible and lots more. The work-life balance is just great.

    Cons

    None that I am aware of.


  11. "indian air force"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Airman in New Delhi (India)
    Former Employee - Airman in New Delhi (India)
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    woeking in indian air force is a matter of pride and honor besides that the work and personal life balance is absolutely perfect in iaf ...

    Cons

    u got postings but if u want to see the country its good..

    Advice to Management

    no one can advice the management as this is a govermental matter...


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