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US Department of Veterans Affairs Reviews

Updated October 16, 2018
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US Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary of Veterans Affairs Robert Wilkie
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  1. Featured Review

    "Great Place for Growth"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good growth potential. Hard work recognized by upper management. Good benefits and paid time off plans

    Cons

    Patient population is specific.


  2. "Excellent experience"

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

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, great benefits, excellent patient care

    Cons

    Parking system is not great here

    US Department of Veterans Affairs Response

    Aug 3, 2018 – JWT

    Thank you for sharing this review with our team! We're so glad to hear that you enjoy being a part of our team and helping to serve our veterans.

  3. "Pharmacy technician"

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    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Baton Rouge, LA
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Baton Rouge, LA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good pay, benefits, retirement, a bathroom in pharmacy.

    Cons

    No advancement, bad supervision, chaos, no morale


  4. "Giving Back"

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    Current Employee - LVN in Oakland, CA
    Current Employee - LVN in Oakland, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Outstanding place to work caring for our veterans.

    Cons

    None, It a rewarding organization to work for.

    Advice to Management

    Continue being firm and fair.


  5. "RN in CLC Unit"

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    Current Employee - Staff RN in Gainesville, FL
    Current Employee - Staff RN in Gainesville, FL

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Worked with great supervisor and staff. Enjoyed working with the veteran patients.
    Good working conditions.

    Cons

    Desired to work full time but unable to work it out.


  6. "Work Study Student"

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    Current Employee - Work Study Student in Daytona Beach, FL
    Current Employee - Work Study Student in Daytona Beach, FL

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Time for you to get school work done.

    Cons

    The pay is minimum wage with no increase.

    Advice to Management

    This program is an excellent opportunity for college students. Thanks for the chance to be a member of the team while pursuing higher education.


  7. "va nurse"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Long Beach, CA
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs (More than a year)

    Pros

    great benefits, plentiful pto and sick time

    Cons

    government job therefore care delivery is much slower

  8. "Helping Veterans"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time

    Pros

    Helping veterans can be rewarding.

    Cons

    Most people come to work to get a paycheck not really to help the veterans.


  9. "nurse"

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    Current Employee - Staff RN
    Current Employee - Staff RN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    pay is adequate conditions are decent

    Cons

    not for lazy people very busy you work hard


  10. "Benefits Processor"

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

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs part-time

    Pros

    Very Good Culture and dynamic opportunities

    Cons

    Executive leadership sometimes holds work back


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