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Lieutenant General Todd T. Semonite
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  • "Lots of red tape getting approval to do anything(in 27 reviews)

  • "Due to upward mobility, the more experienced employees are constantly leaving to seek higher grades, which often times leaves the office understaffed(in 15 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing Opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Budget Analyst in Savannah, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Fun, fulfilling, fast paced, amazing benefits.

    Cons

    Having to deal with potential lack of funding

  2. "Would be five star's if I didn't have to pay for parking."

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      Current Employee - Lead Systems Administrator in Fort Worth, TX
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I have been working at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time for more than 2 years

      Pros

      - Great experience to be gained here. - A lot of projects to keep you busy.

      Cons

      - You have to pay to park. - Office areas are a little outdated and there is construction currently going on.

    • "Great development oppurtunity"

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        Current Employee - Administrative Assistant 
        Disapproves of CEO

        I have been working at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Tuition reimbursement, Deployment opportunity, Travel, Training, Salary increases

        Cons

        I loved this job entirely.

      • "Good Work"

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        Former Employee - Project Manager in Winchester, VA
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time for more than 4 years

        Pros

        Exciting work environment in the Middle East

        Cons

        Nothing worth noting, you get out what you put in

        Advice to Management

        None

      • "Needs to get ahead with technology"

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        Former Employee - Financial Analyst 

        I worked at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time for more than 6 years

        Pros

        Overall I enjoyed and learned a lot from working here. Great dedicated folks, work life balance is great, great leadership, and interesting projects you get to see. You can literally work anywhere

        Cons

        Leadership needs to get a consensus from the folks at district level. Understand technology use and don’t fall behind on training and maximizing capabilities. Promote from within and see your employees value than outside.

      • "Awesome"

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          Current Employee - Park Ranger 

          I have been working at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time for more than a year

          Pros

          Great pay, fun job to do

          Cons

          none that i can think of

        • "Good enough"

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          Current Employee - Technical Writer in Champaign, IL
          Recommends
          Neutral Outlook
          Disapproves of CEO

          I have been working at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time for more than 4 years

          Pros

          Decent space to work in

          Cons

          Would be nice to have more learning opportunities

        • Helpful (1)

          "Engineer Technician"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
          Recommends
          Neutral Outlook
          Disapproves of CEO

          I worked at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time

          Pros

          The people are definitely plus. Lots of great people are working at USACE.

          Cons

          At time, it can be a bit slow.

        • "Project"

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          Former Employee - Project Manager in Fort Worth, TX
          Recommends
          Positive Outlook
          Disapproves of CEO

          I worked at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time for more than 20 years

          Pros

          Great benefits! Training available. A lot of opportunities.

          Cons

          It’s Government... they still don’t have a good personnel rating system which isn’t abused

        • "Contract Specialist"

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          Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

          I have been working at US Army Corps of Engineers full-time

          Pros

          Very Fast paced working environment

          Cons

          Not enough training being condcted

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