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US Marine Corps Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Mar 30, 2020

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US Marine Corps Commandant Joseph F. Dunford, Jr.
Joseph F. Dunford, Jr.
2,575 Ratings
Pros
  • "They have Great Benefits for the whole family(in 403 reviews)

  • "Brotherhood and Leadership that prepare employees for success(in 347 reviews)

Cons
  • "Unexpected long hours without warning(in 941 reviews)

  • "deployments, sometimes away from family(in 661 reviews)

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  1. "Best Place to Learn"

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    Former Employee - Logistician 

    I worked at US Marine Corps full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Training, job experience, and networking opportunities

    Cons

    Long hours, physical requirements, and some austere locations

    US Marine Corps2020-03-30
  2. "Learned a lot of Skills"

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    Former Employee - Heavy Equipment Operator in San Diego, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Constantly Working, never a dull moment

    Cons

    Unexpected long hours without warning

    US Marine Corps2020-03-21
  3. "Great Job Opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Airport Operations Crew Member in Beaufort County Landing, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits. Great Pay. Awesome team.

    Cons

    Sometimes long hours. No overtime.

    US Marine Corps2020-03-15
  4. "USMC Contracting Officer"

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    Current Employee - Master Sergeant in Stafford, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Opportunities for growth are continuous

    Cons

    Long hours and deployments can cause family issues

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    US Marine Corps2020-03-11
  5. "It is what it is, which is mostly on you"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Marine Corps full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Rewarding, challenging, camaraderie, steady pay and benefits

    Cons

    Poor work life balance, long hours, no OT pay

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    US Marine Corps2020-03-10
  6. "USMC"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edwards AFB, CA

    I worked at US Marine Corps full-time

    Pros

    Job Security, Consistency, Clear Roles

    Cons

    Long Hours, Work-Life Balance, On-Call

    US Marine Corps2020-03-05
  7. "The United States Marine Corps"

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    Current Contractor - Cook 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Marine Corps for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The Job and life experience, and getting to meet people from all over the country and the world

    Cons

    Work Long hours, away from friends and family, may end up working job didn't sign up for

    US Marine Corps2020-03-04
  8. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Officer in Camp Lejeune, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Marine Corps full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Camaraderie, high morals, good leadership

    Cons

    Long hours, expectation management can be poor at times

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    US Marine Corps2020-03-03
  9. "USMC"

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    Former Contractor - Aviation Maintenance Data Specialist (SGT) in San Diego, CA

    I worked at US Marine Corps for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Healthcare and Dental Benefits, Free College, Guaranteed Paycheck, 30 days leave per year.

    Cons

    Micromanagement, too many rules and long hours

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    US Marine Corps2020-02-27
  10. "Good Time"

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    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Twentynine Palms, CA

    I worked at US Marine Corps full-time

    Pros

    Great Starter Job for those out of high school

    Cons

    Long hours for those who are looking for a 9-5

    US Marine Corps2020-02-26
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