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Updated 23 June 2018
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  1. "Great opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent and equal treatment and training is great.

    Cons

    Low pay and you will be away from your family

    Advice to Management

    Stay with tradition and maintain order


  2. "Worth the Effort"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    I gained a lot of experience, visited a lot of places, and was able to change my life.

    Cons

    High stress environments, difficult hours, and sea time.

    Advice to Management

    Enact better work hours.

  3. "Surface Warfare Officer Careers"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Unique leadership opportunities and the ability to move and travel every two or three years.

    Cons

    Challenging work/life balance sometimes and extended periods away from family while on deployment.


  4. "Logistic specialist E-6"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    diversity, leadership, mentoring, deployments, honor

    Cons

    there are no cons to working in the Navy.


  5. "Fire control technician in Us navy submarine"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    The prestige it brings knowing that not everyone can do it.

    Cons

    Too much time spent underway.


  6. "Go Navy"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Many opportunities. It’s what you make of it.

    Cons

    Time away from home can be challenging.


  7. "dental hygienist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, traveling, various populations

    Cons

    very long hours often, weekends when deployed

  8. "Why should you join the Navy?"

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    Current Employee - LCPO in Kingsland, GA (US)
    Current Employee - LCPO in Kingsland, GA (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best pay and benefits for entry level jobs.
    Technical training second to none.
    College credit earned for on the job training.
    One of the best decisions I ever made.

    Cons

    You're going to go to sea. On a ship. For a while.


  9. "NAVAIR"

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    Current Employee - Deputy Assistant Commander for Contracts in Patuxent River, MD (US)
    Current Employee - Deputy Assistant Commander for Contracts in Patuxent River, MD (US)

    I have been working at US Navy full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Working at NAVAIR is a very rewarding experience. I would recommend this command to anyone. We are hiring Contract Specialists.

    Cons

    I can't think of any CONS.


  10. "Logistics Specialist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Norfolk, VA (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Norfolk, VA (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great health and education benefits. Also , there are opportunities to travel the world.

    Cons

    May spend a lot of time away from family.


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