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US Air Force Reviews

Updated October 21, 2017
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  • Opportunity to travel the world and create meaningful experiences while working with the best people on the planet (in 423 reviews)

  • Excellent organization to serve your country (in 265 reviews)

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  1. "A-10 Avionics Specialist"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    --People
    --Education Benefits
    --Family Friendly
    --Training
    --Job/sense of accomplishment

    Cons

    --hours can sometimes get crazy

    Advice to Management

    Not really much to say. Less time on mandatory safety briefings would be nice, but I understand why they are implemented.


  2. "Not for everyone"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supply Chain Manager in Tucson, AZ
    Former Employee - Supply Chain Manager in Tucson, AZ

    I worked at US Air Force full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Brotherhood. Job security. Great place to make friends.

    Cons

    Lack of freedom to do what you want. Leadership can be toxic.

  3. "see the world, serve your country"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Education and worldwide travel opportunities.

    Cons

    Computer based training modules every week.


  4. "Excellent development for life"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Air Force full-time

    Pros

    quick experience, leadership development, education benefits

    Cons

    time away from family, demands on your mental health


  5. "Client Systems Technician"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Air Force full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, continual education, travel, etc. The Air Force gave me a great deal of work experience and as a CST, the job is easily transferable to a job outside of the military. I have built connections with people that will last a life time.

    Cons

    There are no cons to being in the military.


  6. "US Air Force"

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    Current Employee - NCOIC Maintenance Operations Center in Robins AFB, GA
    Current Employee - NCOIC Maintenance Operations Center in Robins AFB, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great career opurtunities, travel, and school. Great benefits! Great work/life balance. High moral.

    Cons

    Depending on your job, high deployment rate. Management styles, (micromanagers). Overall, great career choice. Even if not in for 20, good oppurtunity for advanced training and school.


  7. "Instructor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Air Force full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and extra time for self improvement

    Cons

    To much micro management from upper level supervison

  8. "Military"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at US Air Force full-time

    Pros

    Endless possibilities for travel and education, and improving professional performance.

    Cons

    Nothing bad about the military.


  9. "Intelligence Analyst"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Air Force full-time

    Pros

    You get to see the world.

    Cons

    You often have to leave family and friends.


  10. "US Air Force Missile Maintainer Review"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Missile Technician in Malmstrom AFB, MT
    Former Employee - Missile Technician in Malmstrom AFB, MT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Air Force full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Serve Country
    Comfortable living quarters
    Teamwork experience with great people

    Cons

    On call at all times of day
    Limited free time

    Advice to Management

    Allow for easier transfer process to different careers


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