Peace Corps
4.2 of 5 312 reviews
www.peacecorps.gov Washington, DC 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Met interesting people

Help Desk (Former Employee)
Washington, DC (US)

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

ProsDiversity. You get to meet people from all across the united states. This makes the work place such an enjoyable place. Opportunities for international travel to field offices is also a benefit of working at Peace Corps.

ConsSome people are lazy, especially in the field offices. They give the peace corps such a bad name. The organisation should filter out volunteers without a strong sense of purpose. This will improve the image of the organisation

Advice to Senior Managementincrease diversity of the recruits

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A life-changing but challenging experience that I will never regret

Peace Corps Volunteer (Former Employee)
Windhoek (Namibia)

I worked at Peace Corps full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Travel the world Experience new cultures Make a positive difference in others'… Cons: Very challenging experience You will likely be placed in a community where your mission is not support, appreciated, or… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

 

Lifechanging

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Peace Corps


Pros: It's an incredible experience and I learned so much about… Cons: No clear job description, not a lot of support from administration. It's really really difficult… More

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