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U.S. Army Reserve Reviews

Updated 22 Sep 2019

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U.S. Army Reserve CEO Jeffrey W. Talley
Jeffrey W. Talley
218 Ratings
  1. "Commissioned a year ago"

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    Current Employee - Platoon Leader in Devens, MA

    I have been working at U.S. Army Reserve part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A purpose higher than self.

    Cons

    Difficult to manage with a busy work schedule.

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-09-22
  2. "Great opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Specialist 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at U.S. Army Reserve part-time

    Pros

    The main benefits are Tricare and drill pay

    Cons

    I do not think there is a con

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-09-18
  3. "My Thoughts"

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    Current Employee - Logistics Specialist 

    I have been working at U.S. Army Reserve part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    housing, medical, food, special pay, and vacation time, job security, qualified students can earn full-tuition, merit-based scholarships, allowances for books and fees, plus an annual stipend for living expenses

    Cons

    Sometimes could have extensive hours of work

    Advice to Management

    More benefits

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-09-12
  4. "Army Reservist"

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    Current Employee - Public Affairs in Saint Petersburg, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at U.S. Army Reserve part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits, positive interactions with people, working personally with senior ranking, helping out with different MOS’s (military occupational specialty).

    Cons

    Pay is only part time.

    Advice to Management

    If everything in the civilian world was run like the military more things would get done.

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-09-11
  5. "Truck Driver in iraq"

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    Former Employee - Truck Driver in Cleveland, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at U.S. Army Reserve full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Very hard worker learn fast

    Cons

    There is no down side

    Advice to Management

    No

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-09-11
  6. "Excellent Career"

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    Current Employee - Judge Advocate 

    I have been working at U.S. Army Reserve part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Interesting work, travel. Meet the best people

    Cons

    Possibility of deploying. Work weekends

    Advice to Management

    None

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-09-09
  7. "If you want the full military experience"

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    Former Employee - Combat Engineer in Ogden, UT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at U.S. Army Reserve part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    You work hands on with numerous types of explosives

    Cons

    A lot of time in the field and requires a lot of time away from family.

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-08-24
  8. "It was a pleasure and worldly experience."

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    Former Employee - Active Duty Military 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at U.S. Army Reserve part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    To protect our freedoms and the freedoms of others.

    Cons

    Long periods of separation from family.

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-08-21
  9. "Excellent Opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Colonel 

    I have been working at U.S. Army Reserve part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent opportunities if you take advantage of them

    Cons

    Always the chance you could get deployed.

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-08-16
  10. "Regret it"

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    Current Employee - 25U - Signal Support Systems Specialist 

    I have been working at U.S. Army Reserve part-time

    Pros

    -Insurance Benefits -Training Opportunities -Physical fitness is strongly encouraged and coached

    Cons

    -We're the Active Duty Army's little brother who only gets hand-me-downs -Sometimes they aren't very nice to us

    U.S. Army Reserve2019-08-15
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