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US Navy Reviews

Updated 22 Aug 2019

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US Navy CEO Sean Stackley
Sean Stackley
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  1. "Chief Petty Officer"

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    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.

    US Navy2018-12-09
  2. "Information Warfare Officer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Challenging and exciting work utilizing cutting edge technology.

    Cons

    Changing location every 2-3 years.

    US Navy2015-10-27
  3. "Very nice people to work for"

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    Former Employee - Executive Assistant 

    I worked at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    I loved the flexibility and the managers care about you

    Cons

    I have nothing to complain about

    US Navy2019-08-22
  4. "Work hard, play hard"

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    Current Employee - E8 - Navy - Senior Chief Petty Officer 

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    ethics, travel, benifits, pay, securty

    Cons

    long deployments, frequent lack of proper accountability

    US Navy2019-08-22
  5. "Good career"

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    Current Employee - O6 - Navy - Captain 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Navy has paid for undergrad and 2x masters degrees. Plenty of challenging, experience building opportunities

    Cons

    Structured promotion based on time

    US Navy2019-08-21
  6. "Military Life"

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    Current Employee - Nuclear Machinist Mate Submariner 

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Travel and experience are a plus

    Cons

    Deployments take time away from home life

    US Navy2019-08-20
  7. "It is what you make it"

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    Former Employee - Hospital Corpsman in Chicago, IL
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Alot of benefits, education and opportunities if you are willing to go and find them.

    Cons

    Unstable life style at times, leadership is always a hit or miss, comparatively low pay in some fields.

    US Navy2019-08-20
  8. "Good work"

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    Current Employee - Intelligence Specialist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Health care/benefits 30 days vacation every year

    Cons

    Deployments Early t career can be challanging

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

    US Navy2019-08-20
  9. "Opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Electronics Technician 

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

    Pros

    Endless opportunity to better yourself

    Cons

    schedule determined by world events

    US Navy2019-08-20
  10. "Great Entry Level Position"

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    Former Employee - Electronics Technician in Pearl Harbor, HI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Training Cost of Living Travel Team Building Self Building Opportunities Advancement

    Cons

    Poor Time Management Constantly Changing Environment Stale Practices Static Rules Mentally Exhausting Dangerous No Work-Life Balance

    Advice to Management

    Invest more in "Brighter" or better candidates for advancement. Ensure that one team member does not wear too many hats. Incentivize training and achievement recognition.

    US Navy2019-08-20
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