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US Navy Employee Reviews about "great benefits"

Updated Mar 23, 2020

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US Navy Acting Secretary Sean Stackley
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  1. "It had it's ups and downs."

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor 

    I worked at US Navy for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Benefits and resources for any financial issue.

    Cons

    Horrible leadership and advancement is really hard to achieve.

    US Navy2020-03-23
  2. "Great benefits"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits including dental and medical health care.

    Cons

    A lot of politics involved

    US Navy2020-03-22
  3. "Good benefits"

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    Former Employee - 1152 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits good leave policy

    Cons

    Harsh conditions low pay overworked

    US Navy2020-03-05
  4. "Hard Job Good Benefits"

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    Current Employee - Nuclear Electricians Mate Navy in Virginia Beach, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits, Good Pay, College opportunities and career advancement training that they pay for. Not a lot of jobs give you that.

    Cons

    They own you. You are the property of the government for the length of your contract.

    US Navy2020-02-29
  5. "LOVE IT"

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    Current Employee - Logistics Specialist in Honolulu, HI

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Job is rewarding and has great benefits

    Cons

    travel and separation from family

    US Navy2020-02-28
  6. "Great opportunities and adventure"

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    Former Employee - Regional Director of Operations in Sunrise, FL
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Great opportunities, world travel, great benefits

    Cons

    Move every 2-3 years, difficult to keep family happy every place you move to

    US Navy2020-02-27
  7. "The Navy"

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    Current Employee - Aviation Maintenance Administration in El Cajon, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Serve the country, Great Benefits, Travel the world, life long friends, steady income, education, work experience

    Cons

    long hours away from home and family, no time for yourself, hostile work environments

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    US Navy2020-03-11
  8. "It's good"

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    Current Employee - Attorney 

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Provides great benefits and work/life balance

    Cons

    It's the federal government, so lots of bureaucracy

    US Navy2020-03-07
  9. "Great Opportunity"

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    Former Employee - ABH III 

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

    Pros

    Great Benefits, easy to promote

    Cons

    Long periods away from family

    US Navy2020-02-21
  10. "Fun at first, poor long-term prospects"

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    Former Employee - Helicopter Pilot in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    - great benefits compared to equivalent experience roles in the private sector - amazing people - a job with real purpose, very fulfilling

    Cons

    - salary doesn't keep up with private sector late in career - challenging work-life balance - little career track flexibility in the long term

    US Navy2020-02-21
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