DynCorp International

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DynCorp International Reviews

Updated 2 March 2015
Updated 2 March 2015
416 Reviews
3.4
416 Reviews
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DynCorp International Interim CEO James Geisler
James Geisler
35 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good pay compared to some of the other companies (in 29 reviews)

  • Opportunity for challenging and rewarding work in numerous areas around the world (in 7 reviews)


Cons
  • Long hours, Logistics(parts/materials) Living Accomodations (in 13 reviews)

  • Upper management does not communicate effectively so issues constantly arise (in 12 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    1 person found this helpful  

    Challenging environment but opportunities exist

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at DynCorp International full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Industry and mission
    Compensation and benefits (in general)
    People

    Cons

    Some areas/functions somewhat "siloed"
    Environment/Industry challenges

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Specific - learn to better assess talent
    General - Improve organization and focus

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  2.  

    I av been working with DI from 2011 november

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Forklift Operator in Kabul (Afghanistan)
    Current Employee - Forklift Operator in Kabul (Afghanistan)

    I have been working at DynCorp International full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    the best reason to work here is to expand our career

    Cons

    experiencing incoming,row profile country.....they were good people and and making sure everybody go home the way they come meaning safely

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    they were good people and and making sure everybody go home the way they come meaning safely

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    the company is so impressing,there is equality in everything

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - General Laborer in Kabul (Afghanistan)
    Former Employee - General Laborer in Kabul (Afghanistan)

    I worked at DynCorp International

    Pros

    there is equal consideration in terms of employment opportunities and working time

    Cons

    actually i do not expect any challenge at all

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    it only consideration of time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    The experience was good and they had proper channels of communication

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Warehouseman in Kabul (Afghanistan)
    Current Employee - Warehouseman in Kabul (Afghanistan)

    I have been working at DynCorp International

    Pros

    they had enough training learning materials for the staff

    Cons

    working hours were long with no off days

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    make a thorough check when hiring people cause their were people who could not communicate

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    No discrimination

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Fuel Operator in Herat (Afghanistan)
    Former Employee - Fuel Operator in Herat (Afghanistan)

    I worked at DynCorp International (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    It's like home, all is discussed,trained,all employees are give equal opportunity in terms of promotion and equal representation

    Cons

    A good experience working with different communities, learning of their culture and as they speak different languages

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    People need to coexist at the place of work for betterment of the company and her customers

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Electrical Foreman

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Electrical Foreman in Aybak, Helmand Province (Afghanistan)
    Current Employee - Electrical Foreman in Aybak, Helmand Province (Afghanistan)

    I have been working at DynCorp International

    Pros

    Working with the military and other like minded personnel.

    Cons

    Being away from home and family.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't try and micro-manage or present information to be disseminated before final review.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Good While It Lasted...

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at DynCorp International

    Pros

    Benefits are great, some people friendly and helpful. Like any other major company.

    Cons

    Procedures were hard to come by.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    DOS/ Dyncorp Employee

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Communications Technician in Loy Karez, Kandahar Province (Afghanistan)
    Current Employee - Communications Technician in Loy Karez, Kandahar Province (Afghanistan)

    I have been working at DynCorp International

    Pros

    Good Opportunity Dyncorp provides one man rooms and flexible work days Friday and 90/30 time off , MWR on camp, provides free wifi,cable and media server.

    Cons

    Dyncorp has cut off raises and if find another job in the middle of contract you don't get your bonus

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Very bad experience with VP whose work ethic was "his way or the highway".

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Contract Manager in Fort Worth, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Senior Contract Manager in Fort Worth, TX (US)

    I worked at DynCorp International full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Met some nice, knowlegable co-workers

    Cons

    Too much finger pointing to assert blame!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take wrong personality mismatching out of equation for forcing people to resign

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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