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Updated June 23, 2017
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  1. "A great place to make a career"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Mission Cor in Fort Bragg, NC
    Current Employee - Senior Mission Cor in Fort Bragg, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Travel, Team work, part of the greater good.

    Cons

    Hours are long from time to time.


  2. "Meh"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Human Resources Manager in Fort Campbell, KY
    Current Employee - Senior Human Resources Manager in Fort Campbell, KY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay is stable
    You have a job

    Cons

    Everything else is not so good

  3. "Best way to serve your country"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Battalion Chemical Defence Sergeant in Fort Bragg, NC
    Current Employee - Battalion Chemical Defence Sergeant in Fort Bragg, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Be all you can be. It is up to the individual to pick his/her job and start the exiting career in the military.

    Cons

    None, its what you make of it. It is like any other job. join in with a positive attitude and be proactive.

    Advice to Management

    better background screening on civilian wanting to join.


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Department of Defense"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Logistician in Rock Island, IL
    Former Employee - Senior Logistician in Rock Island, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent pay and career advancement

    Cons

    No downside to working for the Department of Defense


  5. "20+ years in corporate level management."

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Chief Warrant Officer III in El Paso, TX
    Current Employee - Chief Warrant Officer III in El Paso, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Ever changing and challenging. Gave me the tools to operate under many different circumstances stances and allowed me to develop a team and then lead that team.

    Cons

    Frequent trips to hostile locations. Always had a sense of instability due to having to move at least every 2-3 years.

    Advice to Management

    Great foundation builder for younger generations.


  6. "Great way to set yourself up for success in the future."

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Intelligence Analyst in Fort Hood, TX
    Current Employee - Intelligence Analyst in Fort Hood, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Unlimited access to healthcare. More than fair paid time off for federal holidays and training holidays plus thirty days paid leave per year. Possibility of forming lifelong friendships. Get to shoot weapons.

    Cons

    Duties on weekends and holidays sometimes...comes with the territory. Early morning PT five days a week. You are not always recognized for the the hard work you put in.

    Advice to Management

    Don't always follow the book. Some problems require outside the box solutions.


  7. "Great Oppurtunity"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Infantryman in Fort Bragg, NC
    Former Employee - Infantryman in Fort Bragg, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Benefits, time off, fellow soldiers.

    Cons

    Poor leadership in many areas, non efficient in many areas.

  8. "Operating room specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Gordon, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Fort Gordon, GA
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Rewarding work and sense of patriotism.

    Cons

    Very little control over your life decisions.


  9. "Be a service to your country"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Logistics Operations Manager in Fort Campbell, KY
    Former Employee - Senior Logistics Operations Manager in Fort Campbell, KY

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

    Pros

    Service to the country as well as an opportunity for self improvement

    Cons

    Time away from family with the war on terror


  10. "Signal Systems Support Specialist"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Signal Support Systems Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Signal Support Systems Specialist in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    *access to computer-based IT training modules
    *education benefits
    *healthcare/retirement/life insurance benefits

    Cons

    *stress
    *deployents
    *leadership that only cares about themselves


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