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US Navy Washington DC Reviews

Updated January 16, 2018
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  1. "Silent Service"

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

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

    Pros

    Experience, job satisfaction, medical/dental benefits, 30 days paid leave/year,

    Cons

    Long periods of time away from home.


  2. "Fantastic"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Supply Officer in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Supply Officer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Camaraderie, Mission Focus, Pride, Integrity, Values

    Cons

    Work/Life Balance, Locations, Pay, Family support

    Advice to Management

    Delegate

  3. "Awesome!"

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    Former Employee - Military Officer in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Military Officer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Dedication to country. Opportunity to serve.

    Cons

    Sometimes culture is too harsh..


  4. "Fast-paced"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Administrator in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Executive Administrator in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Family oriented and diverse environment.

    Cons

    Leadership aims to find out "who to blame" when things don't go well.

    Advice to Management

    Actively put people first vice proclaiming it in captivating speeches.


  5. "Leader"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Leader in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Leader in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Security, potential for growth, travel

    Cons

    Best leader on a scale gets paid the same as the worst

    Advice to Management

    Fix it


  6. "See the world"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Chief Warrant Officer in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Chief Warrant Officer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Travel, Educational benefits, good upward mobility

    Cons

    Long hours at times and deployments away from family


  7. "Action Officer"

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

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

    Pros

    Retirement plan including Thrift Savings Plan
    Family benefits
    Stability
    Great training

    Cons

    Frequent relocations
    Don't always control your own schedule
    Frequent travel

  8. "Prpgram Mananger/Lead Fire Fighter"

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    Current Employee - Program Manager in Patuxent River, MD
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Patuxent River, MD
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay and time off

    Cons

    Going overseas and you can travel a lot at times

    Advice to Management

    I will traveling if I need to but I prefer not to.


  9. "Radiation Health Technician"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Silver Spring, MD

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

    Pros

    Decent Pay , Great Benefits,

    Cons

    Flawed Advancement systems stressful at times


  10. "US Navy"

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    Former Employee - Nuclear Submarine Officer in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Nuclear Submarine Officer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent team building environment and the people you work with will become friends for life.

    Cons

    The navy demands a lot of your personal time. Building a family while working in the navy can be very challenging.

    Advice to Management

    Continue working to relate to the new generation of service members.


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