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Updated February 17, 2018
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US Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein
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  1. "Air Force Aviator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Travel, free education, serve the greatest nation in the world.

    Cons

    You must have the drive and vision to make the most of your career. Not all members possess this ability.

    Advice to Management

    Speed up the rate at which technology can be integrated with current systems.


  2. "Client Systems Technician"

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    Former Employee - Client Systems Technician in Las Vegas, NV
    Former Employee - Client Systems Technician in Las Vegas, NV
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Air Force full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits are better than any outside company

    Cons

    You can work 8-12 hours in a day and no such thing as overtime.

    Advice to Management

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  3. "Air Force"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Air Force full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic organization with an amazing mission.

    Cons

    Upward mobility can be difficult if one is unwilling to change jobs periodically.


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Finishing up a 20 year career with the Air Force and looking for future employment outside the military"

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    Current Employee - Security Forces in Eglin AFB, FL
    Current Employee - Security Forces in Eglin AFB, FL

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

    Pros

    Has great opportunities to work in a diverse workforce with the ability to learn multiple skills that transfer to the civilian workforce. Also, has great opportunities to further your education.

    Cons

    I don't really have any cons after a 20 year career. Im about to retire and now its time for me to start another career.

    Advice to Management

    I don't have any advice to management at this time


  5. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Air Force full-time

    Pros

    Awesome benefits, Great Assignments, Teamwork

    Cons

    Becoming to Corporate. Everyone worried about their image then mission.


  6. "United States Air Force"

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    Current Employee - Information Assurance Security Officer
    Current Employee - Information Assurance Security Officer

    I have been working at US Air Force full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The United States Air Force is a great company to work for and serve your country. Incredible benefits and opportunites to travel the world.

    Cons

    The United States Air Force has a very high work tempo, and unfortunately understaffed for what the service actually needs.

    Advice to Management

    To ensure that the Airman are well taken care of mentally due to the stressors of the job, the high work tempo you can overlook your subordinates.


  7. "Civilian jobs in the Government are Steady"

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    Current Employee - Lead Incident Handler in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Lead Incident Handler in Salt Lake City, UT
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Air Force full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    You are usually at the forefront of new technology.

    Cons

    You may be limited in your reimbursement if you get other certifications in your field.

  8. "Colonel"

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    Current Employee - F16 Instructor Pilot
    Current Employee - F16 Instructor Pilot
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    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Education and skills paid by USAF are unmatched by any other organization.

    Cons

    Moves and deployments (good and bad)


  9. "Senior Executive"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Air Force full-time

    Pros

    30 days of leave a year

    Cons

    Always on duty all day every day


  10. "Security Forces"

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    Current Employee - Security Forces Craftsman
    Current Employee - Security Forces Craftsman
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at US Air Force full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Ability to get an education for free.

    Cons

    Can be tough if you have a family due to constant moving and deployments.


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