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Updated August 19, 2018
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  1. "It has been an awesome career!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    What better way to serve our nation!

    Cons

    Sea duty can be challenging on family life, but not impossible!


  2. "YN3"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Navy part-time

    Pros

    The military offers terrific benefits and vacation.

    Cons

    I dislike that I had to change my rate in the Reserves.

  3. "Navy"

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    Current Employee - MMCO
    Current Employee - MMCO

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

    Pros

    Benifits and see the world.

    Cons

    Away from home a lot

    Advice to Management

    You can do it!


  4. "A great career opportunity."

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    Former Employee - Maintenance Supervisor
    Former Employee - Maintenance Supervisor
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Comraderie and excellent training opportunities

    Cons

    Long deployments while raising children

    Advice to Management

    Keep focusing on sailors needs


  5. "Awesome Opportunities and Benefits"

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

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits: medical, dental, life insurance, retirement.

    Cons

    Work schedule can be unpredictable and it is a challenge to have work life balance.

    Advice to Management

    Be flexible with down time when the schedule is not as intense.


  6. "Navy"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    The pay and benefits are good

    Cons

    Work a lot and sometimes see the world


  7. "It's what you make of it"

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    Current Employee - MMN1 in Pearl Harbor, HI
    Current Employee - MMN1 in Pearl Harbor, HI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Opportunities to excel, potential to gain valuable skills, the benefits are great.

    Cons

    It is a huge organization and that comes with certain inherent difficulties. It's the nature of the beast.

    Advice to Management

    More transparency of the goals would make a huge difference to subordinates.

  8. "Hard work with meticulous delegation and comradery."

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    Current Employee - Aviation Structural Mechanic in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Aviation Structural Mechanic in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Networking, Life Skills, Perseverance, Management, International.

    Cons

    Long Hours, Tedious Work, Unexpected Schedule, but good experience!

    Advice to Management

    Given my career, it’s an honor to have worked with all of the great people over the past five years. I look forward to hitting the ground running and progressing as an individual.


  9. "See the world!"

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    Former Employee - Junior Military Officer in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - Junior Military Officer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Constant state of learning, great leadership opportunities, lots of challenges.

    Cons

    It can be very difficult to get sufficient sleep at times. Depending on your boss or your bosses boss life can be made much more difficult than it needs to be.

    Advice to Management

    Quit nuking it. Practice the concepts you preach. For example, command by negation! Empower your people and they will do much more!


  10. "Recruiter"

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    Current Employee - Avionics Tech in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Avionics Tech in Phoenix, AZ

    I have been working at US Navy full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I have lived a life that has been fulfilling since joining. Ive seen places, done things I would have never imagined! Besides my family, it has been the best decision of my life.

    Cons

    You can't take your family on deployment.


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