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Updated 21 February 2019
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  1. Featured Review

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    "Sailor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Challenging, leadership opportunities, travel, training. All in all a great place to start a career, serve you country and be a better person .

    Cons

    It's the military so it can be quite arduous at times.


  2. "Chief Petty Officer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Great advancement opportunity. Get training, experience and see the world.

    Cons

    Long absences, not always able to choose where you live.

  3. "Information Warfare Officer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Navy full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Challenging and exciting work utilizing cutting edge technology.

    Cons

    Changing location every 2-3 years.


  4. "N/A"

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    Current Employee - Enginemen in Navy, VA (US)
    Current Employee - Enginemen in Navy, VA (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    great place to work everyday, amazing people

    Cons

    bad hours due to mission readiness sometimes

    Advice to Management

    go in an be ready to work always


  5. "You get out what you put in period. If you give 100% in everything that you do you will be successful"

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    Current Employee - Aviation Electrician in Lemoore, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Aviation Electrician in Lemoore, CA (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The amount of leave accumulated quickly.

    Cons

    Always gone. Only a downside if you have a family at home. If you are single its an adventure.

    Advice to Management

    Do not go soft.


  6. "Great Benefits"

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    Current Employee - Logistics Specialist in Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Logistics Specialist in Chicago, IL (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great Hours, Great Benefits, a plethora of opportunities, and the ability to travel all over the world

    Cons

    Management is not so transparent. Competition can cloud proper work ethics.

    Advice to Management

    Create humble sailors.


  7. "Senior officer"

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    Former Employee - Executive Officer
    Former Employee - Executive Officer

    I worked at US Navy full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Travel the world for free and excellent benefits, especially medical and dental

    Cons

    You will spend a bit if time away from home on deployments but it is worth it defending our nation

  8. "it is another life"

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    Former Employee - E7 - Navy - Chief Petty Officer in Washington, DC (US)
    Former Employee - E7 - Navy - Chief Petty Officer in Washington, DC (US)

    I worked at US Navy full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    see the world, learn a trade,

    Cons

    horrible hours, long deployments, TRE, ORSE, and other readiness training


  9. "The easiest and hardest job at the same time"

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    Current Employee - Electronics Technician
    Current Employee - Electronics Technician

    I have been working at US Navy full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Benefits, 30 days off a year, sick days don't count against you, you're guaranteed food and shelter.

    Cons

    Fluctuating schedule, last minute tasking, multiple high priority events happening at the same time.


  10. "Navy LT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Job changes every two to three years! Instant opportunity to lead and be led.

    Cons

    Deployments are tough on the family.