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US Navy Employee Reviews about "job security"

Updated Dec 4, 2019

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US Navy CEO Sean Stackley
Sean Stackley
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  1. "Great way to serve and develop your skills"

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    Current Employee - Aviation Maintenance Manager in Fallon, NV
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Training, Job Security, Career progression ,Patriotism, Skill Development

    Cons

    Always on the move Long hours Extra duties Dangerous environments Watches

    US Navy2019-11-17
  2. "Great overall"

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    Current Employee - Physical Therapist Assistant in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Job security and consistent work schedule.

    Cons

    Micromanagement and very few advancement/promotion opportunities.

    US Navy2019-12-04
  3. "Work Life"

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    Current Employee - E5 - Navy - Petty Officer Second Class in San Diego, CA
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits. Job Security . Steady Check

    Cons

    Negative culture. Schedule Uncertainty

    Advice to Management

    Listen to Subordinates. Don’t be afraid of change!

    US Navy2019-11-28
  4. "Choose your rate choose your fate"

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    Current Employee - E4 - Navy - Petty Officer Third Class in Norfolk, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits, GI Bill, Job security

    Cons

    Poor work life balance, No control over schedule, Staying on a ship

    US Navy2019-12-04
  5. "I would not do it again but im glad I did it"

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    Former Employee - Logistics Specialist in San Diego, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Job security, free schooling, paid vacation/leave , free health care, tax free shopping

    Cons

    Unpredictable schedule/long hours, mental health concerns are secondary to mission, outdated training techniques, no privacy, family separation,

    Advice to Management

    Listen to understand, don't hear to reply.

    US Navy2019-11-14
  6. "Best idea i ever had"

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    Current Employee - Culinary Specialist in Groton, CT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Job satisfaction and job security. Real sense of being and accomplishment.

    Cons

    Long hours, lots of time away from home and family.

    Advice to Management

    Keep charging!!!

    US Navy2019-11-12
  7. "Administration"

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 

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

    Pros

    Job Security and travel expenses

    Cons

    Difficult for new families and relationships

    Advice to Management

    Flexibility is key

    US Navy2019-11-13
  8. "A life Long experience"

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    Current Employee - Active Duty Military in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Travel, Pay, Benefits, job security

    Cons

    extended deployments, start from the bottom and work up. often seniors are younger than juniors.

    US Navy2019-11-07
  9. "Had a good time."

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    Current Employee - Hospital Corpsman in Yuma, AZ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits and job security

    Cons

    Family life is severely affected by work and travel

    US Navy2019-11-19
  10. "Us navy Senior Chief review"

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    Former Employee - E8 - Navy - Senior Chief Petty Officer in Camp Lejeune, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay, benefits, job security, job satisfaction, education

    Cons

    Travel, difficult for family, deployments, dangerous, hours

    Advice to Management

    Continue improving conditions and benefits.

    US Navy2019-10-24
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