Peace Corps
4.3 of 5 316 reviews
www.peacecorps.gov Washington, DC 1000 to 5000 Employees

316 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in

 

Great place to intern

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Peace Corps

ProsInterned with a fun, young team. Friendly environment and great location. Work with a lot of returned Peace Corps volunteers so everyone has stories to share.

ConsDay-to-day tasks for interns tended to be repetitive. Would have been nice to work on larger projects. Although not a problem for interns, the turnover rate is high due to office policy so don't expect to stay for the long-term.

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         

 

It truly is the toughest job you'll ever love.

Volunteer (Former Employee)
Austin, TX (US)

I worked at Peace Corps full-time for more than a year


Pros: Learn a new language, live in a new culture, be challenged to solve problems in ways you never expected.… Cons: It can be lonely. There will be challenges: communication,… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Approves of CEO

 

Municipal Development

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Peace Corps full-time for more than a year


Pros: Working for the Peace Corps gives you the opportunity to gain valuable experience working internationally as well as proficiency in another language. The flexibility… Cons: After gaining perspective from two years of working and living in another country, the value of individual projects may seem diminished in… More

There are newer reviews on Peace Corps.

Worked for Peace Corps? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.

Glassdoor is your free inside look at Peace Corps reviews and ratings — including employee satisfaction and approval rating for Peace Corps CEO Carrie Hessler-Radelet . All reviews posted anonymously by Peace Corps employees.