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Updated January 19, 2018
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  1. "Great place to support the best of us"

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

    I have been working at US Army full-time

    Pros

    Great organization to support our nation

    Cons

    Demanding work that has can challenge


  2. "Great Place to learn and grow"

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

    I have been working at US Army full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, Great promotion rate and good people to work with

    Cons

    Some day you work long hours because your leader forgot to tell something had to be done before you get to go home

  3. "Retiree"

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    Former Employee - Public Relations Manager
    Former Employee - Public Relations Manager
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Army (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Free Medical Benefits
    Stipends for housing and food

    Cons

    Time away from family
    Unpredictable
    Little job site choice


  4. "I was an electronic mechanic"

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    Current Employee - Fire Control Repairer in Fort Riley, KS
    Current Employee - Fire Control Repairer in Fort Riley, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Army full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits and pay when you get to E4 (become a specialist) it usually take 2 years.

    Cons

    Lots of traveling and being away from the family depending on your unit.

    Advice to Management

    More organization amongst management.


  5. "Communications Chief"

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    Current Employee - 25W
    Current Employee - 25W

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

    Pros

    Great opportunity to move up and the ability to change job titles if desired.

    Cons

    A lot depends on your senior leadership when it comes to cons. Not listening will cause more damage than you can imagine.

    Advice to Management

    Listen. You may hear everything, but take time to listen.


  6. "Supply"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at US Army full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    The Travel Time and People were excellent for the most part

    Cons

    The time spent away from family was hard

    Advice to Management

    Slow but possible


  7. "94m"

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    Former Employee - 94m in Hinesville, GA
    Former Employee - 94m in Hinesville, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great feel of accomplishment in knowing that I was helping make our Country a safer place.

    Cons

    Normal military complaints, some leadership problems.

  8. "Salaries, benefits, training and atmosphere"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Army full-time

    Pros

    Increasing salaries, great benefits, and phenomenal atmosphere.

    Cons

    Pay starts out very low


  9. "The Army"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Army part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Travel, meet new people, cross training, mentoring, lifetime friendships

    Cons

    Hurry up and wait. Officer's with no life purpose or understanding of basic soldiering principles.

    Advice to Management

    Management consists of the US government and well, let's just say I am not high enough on the food chain for my opinion here to matter.


  10. "Section Leader"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Army full-time

    Pros

    Travel the world and learn some amazing skills

    Cons

    long time away from your family


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