U.S. Army Reserve Employee Reviews about "great benefits"

Updated Dec 4, 2020

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U.S. Army Reserve Chief of Army Reserve Jeffrey W. Talley
Jeffrey W. Talley
293 Ratings
Pros
  • "Able to help Soldiers with administrative problems(in 48 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and rewarding job(in 46 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Training and deployments can interfere with personal life(in 52 reviews)

  • "Can be hard to balance military and civilian life(in 41 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great Experience

      May 29, 2020 - Civil Affairs Sergeant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits and rewarding job

      Cons

      Time consuming, tough to fit with a civilian career.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      SFC in Army

      Dec 4, 2020 - SFC US Army in Wichita, KS
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits and good pay.

      Cons

      Time away from home and time in field.

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      AGR for USAR

      Oct 15, 2020 - Enlisted Soldier 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits Help pay for school Housing allowance Job security Good pay

      Cons

      Leadership No one knows how to communicate effectively Doing the job of 10 people and everyone expecting you to do a perfect t job There can be some long days

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Great benefits

      Apr 19, 2020 - SSG 
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      Pros

      Great benefits and a great work environment

      Cons

      Some day can be very long and sometime not family friendly

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      All in the mindset

      Jan 21, 2020 - Human Resources Specialist in Los Alamitos, CA
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      Pros

      Great benefits and flexible schedule for drill training.

      Cons

      Things run slower than active duty

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      What you make of it

      Jan 10, 2020 - Commercial Loan Clerk/Representative in Cincinnati, OH
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits, travel, competitive pay, job training, and travel. Deployments.

      Cons

      Deployments. And one could always be assigned to a bad unit or a unit with poor leadership. Many units require more that "one weekend a month," that can be good or bad, depending on your viewpoint.

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Benefits

      Jan 22, 2020 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits! Healthcare and education!

      Cons

      Tons of down time and poor time management

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Engineer Officer

      Jul 8, 2019 - Military Officer in Tulsa, OK
      Recommend
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      Pros

      great benefits, good retirement and excellent health insurance. Best decision I ever made in my civilian or military career.

      Cons

      time commitment is greater than expected

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      The United States Army Reserves

      Oct 26, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You can have other jobs along with it, you get great benefits, and you only attend one weekend a month.

      Cons

      It's more difficult to have discipline when you attend so little.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      okayish

      Nov 19, 2019 - Reservist in Baltimore, MD
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      Pros

      great benefits great training great opportunities good work environment

      Cons

      can be too demanding sometimes communications needs improvement

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