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Updated Sep 16, 2021

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Found 5,714 of over 6,182 reviews

3.7
67%
Recommend to a Friend
68%
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US Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary of Veterans Affairs Denis McDonough
Denis McDonough
173 Ratings
Pros
  • "Hourly wage is much higher than anywhere else with great benefits if working full time(in 438 reviews)

  • "Good benefits for all employees(in 322 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Less pay than the private sector(in 92 reviews)

  • "Upper management needs to be more transparent(in 87 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      VA

      Jun 15, 2021 - AMSA in Columbia, MO
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and great environment

      Cons

      Hard to advance from this position

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Bureaucratic but good job security

      Sep 16, 2021 - Social Worker 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good job, good job security, pays well for social workers, good benefits

      Cons

      Depending on colleagues for training. Supervisors very rigid.

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      Hey Everyone, We've all worked at/lived/visited places we didn't feel welcomed. I want to know what those places are. Please share: 1. Place you've worked or heard horror stories about that you'd avoid 2. Places you've lived/visited or heard stories about that you'd avoid I'll go first 1. FBI, USDA, Veterans Affairs. Cracker Barrel 2. Odessa, Ukraine, Georgetown DC, Cracker Barrel Modern Day Green Book :-)

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great

      Sep 16, 2021 - Vet Tech 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Got to work with animals

      Cons

      No benefits and no overtime pay

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great place to work

      Sep 15, 2021 - Assistant Nurse Manager in Tucson, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The benefits are amazing. This is a great place to work.

      Cons

      There are some barriers to getting things done because of out dated EHR.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great place to work

      Sep 15, 2021 - Registered Nurse in Milwaukee, WI
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pay, benefits, advancement opportunity, peers, patients are all awesome

      Cons

      Terrible parking, hiring process takes forever, lots of online training

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Excited

      Sep 16, 2021 - Voucher Examiner in Jackson, MS
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Benefits, security, work from home

      Cons

      I have no Cons at VA

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to work

      Sep 15, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Helping veterans is always great

      Cons

      Very busy lots of work.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      APRN

      Sep 15, 2021 - APRN, FNP-C in Kansas City, KS
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Hours, Benefits, no private insurance hurdles

      Cons

      Bureaucracy, difficult to make positive changes to current health care norms

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Job

      Sep 16, 2021 - Customer Service/Police Dispatcher in Kansas City, MO
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good benefits and paid time off

      Cons

      Management not kind to employees

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee

      salary

      Sep 15, 2021 - Insurance Specialist in Tampa, FL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      telework and stability are good

      Cons

      low pay for very busy days

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