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Updated January 20, 2019
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  1. "Recruiting Manager"

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    Current Employee - Recruiter in Waycross, GA
    Current Employee - Recruiter in Waycross, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits and guaranteed pay. Very good working environment

    Cons

    Long hours and time away from family


  2. "Real World Experience and Opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Audio Engineer
    Current Employee - Audio Engineer
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Steady paycheck, varied work environment, including the occasional trip to the beach.

    Cons

    Upward mobility is not based on job skills, difficult to get promoted if you are good at your job

  3. "12 years"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Specialist in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Human Resources Specialist in Washington, DC

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

    Pros

    Great benefits and opportunities for advancement.

    Cons

    Long hours and unpredictable schedule.


  4. "Manager of vast military Programs."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Challenging in every way. Loved it.

    Cons

    Wanted more time to spend with the family

    Advice to Management

    20 years Supervising teams and oversight of complex programs.


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    "Veteran of US Army"

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    Current Employee - 12B Combat Engineer in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - 12B Combat Engineer in Washington, DC

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

    Pros

    Hands-on experience
    The best training with great Sergeants
    Affordable living and free college courses

    Cons

    Moderate risk of injury
    Will be called to duty at any time, even on days off


  6. "Army Life"

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    Former Employee - Infantry Team Leader in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Infantry Team Leader in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Army full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Benefits, Brotherhood, Growth and Development, Proficiency Training, Promotions

    Cons

    Time Management, Toxic Leadership (Occasionally a good ole boys club), Some units train to time and not to standard


  7. "Army"

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

    I worked at US Army full-time

    Pros

    Learned new trades and cross trained a lot, physical training was intense; visited different countries and experienced many cultures

    Cons

    There was nothing bad about the Army

  8. "This is a pretty good job."

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    Current Employee - Signal Support Systems Specialist in Fort Stewart, GA
    Current Employee - Signal Support Systems Specialist in Fort Stewart, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Army full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friends that will last a life time, great experience, excellent benefits, serving your country.

    Cons

    Long hours, time away from family


  9. "Great Opportunities"

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    Former Employee - Imaging Technologist
    Former Employee - Imaging Technologist
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Army full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Career Training, Teamwork, Leadership building, Travel, Benefits

    Cons

    Time spent apart from family varied

    Advice to Management

    Lead by Example


  10. "Top Notch job"

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    Former Employee - Personnel Manager in Stockton, CA
    Former Employee - Personnel Manager in Stockton, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Army full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    everything was fantastic wish I still worked there

    Cons

    nothing bad to say at all