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United States Federal Government Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 24, 2021

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United States Federal Government President of the United States Joseph R. Biden
Joseph R. Biden
166 Ratings
Pros
  • "There is Job security with the government(in 197 reviews)

  • "Good benefits for their employees(in 133 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Pay is much lower than the private sector(in 71 reviews)

  • "Long hours and lower than market rate salaries(in 70 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great community

      Jan 24, 2021 - Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor in Barksdale AFB, LA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Challenging job, great pay, high pace environment .

      Cons

      Long hours, high standards to live by

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Federal Atty

      Jan 6, 2021 - Senior Legal Advisor in Washington, DC
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      A rewarding public service opportunity and gained exposure to many citizens and industries affected by regulation.

      Cons

      Long hours and lower than market rate salaries.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Federal Government

      Jan 3, 2021 - Operations Manager in Washington, DC
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Benefits with job security

      Cons

      Inconsistent work schedule including long hours

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Serve and defend the USA

      Dec 18, 2020 - Linguistic Specialist in El Paso, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Best lifetime experience and very rewarding.

      Cons

      Long hours. So, must believe in what you do.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Air Force Engineer

      Dec 18, 2020 - Military Officer in Edwards AFB, CA
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great job material. Dynamic environment

      Cons

      Can have some long hours, night, and weekends.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Flying for the USAF is AWESOME

      Nov 18, 2020 - B-52 PIlot in Shreveport, LA
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Fulfilling, challenging environment with no ceiling if you're willing to move and work for it

      Cons

      Can require several moves, vulnerability to multiple deployments, sometimes long hours

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Military is a great career

      Dec 7, 2020 - Unit Deployment Manager in Kirtland AFB, NM
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pay, benefits and travel abroad

      Cons

      Long hours and not always steady

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good job really good

      Dec 7, 2020 - Staff Sargeant in Albuquerque, NM
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very good benefits for free.

      Cons

      Long hours that are really hard.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great adventure

      Dec 1, 2020 - Navy Officer in Virginia Beach, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Job security, world wide travel, challenging missions, great benefits

      Cons

      Long hours, time away from home and family

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Love the Military

      Jan 19, 2021 - Active Duty TSgt in Little Rock, AR
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      No worries about when you are getting paid or getting fired

      Cons

      long hours and long periods of time away from loved ones

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