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US Marine Corps Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 24, 2021

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3.9
68%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
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US Marine Corps Commandant Joseph F. Dunford, Jr.
Joseph F. Dunford, Jr.
3,448 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great Benefits, including a great retirement plan(in 462 reviews)

  • "A brotherhood/sisterhood unlike any other that is challenging and rewarding at the same time(in 384 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "There will be super long hours at times(in 1094 reviews)

  • "Strain on the families and constant deployments(in 700 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Benefits

      Jan 8, 2021 - Master Sergeant in North Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Travel and Adventure is great

      Cons

      Long Hours, early mornings, some weekends

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    2. 4.0
      Current Contractor

      It is what you make of it

      Jan 19, 2021 - E6 - Marines - Staff Sergeant in San Diego, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Steady Pay, Tax Advantages, Full Medical/Dental/Vision, World-Class Gyms, Retirement Fund Matching . Real-world responsibilities early and often, if desired.

      Cons

      Long hours. Culture of people who can't give no for an answer. Every time you advance, you start at the bottom of a new pecking order.

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great stepping stone for LE/EP/Private Military

      Jan 8, 2021 - Infantry Squad Leader in Camp Lejeune, NC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Experience, Comradery, Training, and Mentality.

      Cons

      Low pay, Long hours, toxic leadership.

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Good job, but inundated by bureaucracy.

      Jan 9, 2021 - Field Artillery Officer in Twentynine Palms, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Best Leadership experience in the world with great responsibility.

      Cons

      Long hours and severely limited with bureaucracy and additional duties that diminished sense of purpose.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good experience

      Jan 3, 2021 - E5 - Marines - Sergeant in Lincoln, NE
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great experience recommend for anyone looking to further themself and serve their country. Gain great friendships and gain a wide skill set.

      Cons

      Bad leadership can ruin the atmosphere, long hours, away from family and friends.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Opportunities

      Jan 12, 2021 - Systems Administrator in Camp Pendleton, CA
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Lots of opportunities to get hands on experience and learn on multiple systems

      Cons

      Salary may fall lower than your responsibilities and long hours

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Not a bad gig

      Jan 15, 2021 - Aviation Mechanic 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, get to travel and learn essential skills

      Cons

      long hours, poor treatment and long time away

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      USMC

      Jan 19, 2021 - Military in Jacksonville, NC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - Housing allowance - Medical care - Free college

      Cons

      - Stressful environment - Long hours - Away from family

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Enjoy the times

      Jan 19, 2021 - Aviation Maintenance Technician in Beaufort, SC
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      There are always times to grow.

      Cons

      There will be super long hours at times

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Motor Transport Operator

      Jan 6, 2021 - Motor Transport Operator in Oceanside, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Gain Experience. Problem Solving. Driving trucks often. Operating Vehicles safely.

      Cons

      Long Hours. A lack of Communication.

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