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US Navy Employee Reviews about "away from family"

Updated 22 Nov 2019

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  1. "Great experience"

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    Current Employee - Pilot in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    You will see things other people will never have an opportunity to see. You will come out with a clearance that a lot of companies will hire you for.

    Cons

    Travel overseas to war -torn countries. Time away from family. Pay scale designed to only award time in service.

    US Navy2018-11-07
  2. "Aviator"

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    Current Employee - US Naval Officer in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    + Pay and benefits are good + Travel + Good retirement

    Cons

    - Long Hours on occasion - Deployments away from family

    US Navy2019-11-23
  3. "Great Opportunity"

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    Current Employee - CTR 

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Steady pay Travel Health care

    Cons

    Long hours Away from family Not a lot of autonomy

    US Navy2019-11-15
  4. "Great opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Logistics Specialist in Norfolk, VA

    I worked at US Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Work experience, naval education, and long term Friendships

    Cons

    Deployments keep you away from family for extended time.

    US Navy2019-11-09
  5. "Master Chief Acoustic Intelligence Specialist at US Navy, continuing to Make ACINT Great Again until October 2020"

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    Current Employee - Acoustic Intelligence Specialist 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great travel, Dynamic work environment, Job satisfaction

    Cons

    Time spent away from family

    US Navy2019-11-07
  6. "Fantastic career working with America's best people"

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    Current Employee - Engineering Department Master Chief in Bangor, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Full family health care and 30 days vacation a year.

    Cons

    Time away from family with little to no communication.

    US Navy2019-11-05
  7. "US Navy FNP"

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    Current Employee - Nurse Practitioner in Jacksonville, FL

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    travel, competitive salary, retirement

    Cons

    deployments, time away from family

    Advice to Management

    only for those that are willing to relocate ever 3 years

    US Navy2019-11-01
  8. "Review"

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    Former Employee - E5 - Navy - Petty Officer Second Class 

    I worked at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    The Travel ability to gain experience

    Cons

    Long deployments and being away from family

    US Navy2019-10-30
  9. "Supervisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The navy provides a good opportunity for job experience

    Cons

    Chain of command Away from family

    Advice to Management

    Get it together

    US Navy2019-10-28
  10. "E6"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I worked at US Navy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits for family and yourself.

    Cons

    Too much time away from family.

    US Navy2019-10-28
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