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Updated 12 November 2018
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  1. "Cutting edge military organization overall"

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

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

    Pros

    Top notch training, state of the art technology, strong teamwork, with meaningful duties.

    Cons

    This is not your typical day job. Be ready!


  2. "Submarine Electronics Technician Navigation"

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    Current Employee - Electronics Technician in Titusville, FL (US)
    Current Employee - Electronics Technician in Titusville, FL (US)
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Excellent life experience and a great way to jump start your life.

    Cons

    Long hours, time away from family, stressful environment

    Advice to Management

    I advise that beards should be authorized

  3. "U.S. Navy"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA (US)

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

    Pros

    Travel the globe and experience different cultures

    Cons

    Time away from family and low starting pay compared to hours worked


  4. "Aviation Maintenane Manager"

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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

    The opportunity to work with like minded individuals who put their love of Family, God, and Country above all...highly recommended for those looking!

    Cons

    The sacrifice required to protect what you love comes at a cost. Time away...I would gladly do it all over again.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to find the balance between mission readiness and individuals personal well being. It's not a one time review...will need to shift based on tempo.


  5. "Navy Captain"

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

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

    Pros

    Great Sailors, great Mission, job satisfaction. Always a challenge to take on and great teammates to solve them with.

    Cons

    Frequent moves, no choice in work force, early mornings!


  6. "SWO"

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    Current Employee - Swo in San Diego, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Swo in San Diego, CA (US)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Steady job, once you're in the community it is very hard not to succeed.

    Cons

    Stagnant and higher up jobs are not appealing.


  7. "US NAVY Officer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Significant opportunity to learn leadership skills earlier in your career than your peers, opportunity to make a meaningful impact on your community.

    Cons

    Big bureaucracy and tons of red tape. Sometimes your command will stop you from carrying out good ideas because it's "not the way we do things"

    Advice to Management

    Be more open to innovation from within the ranks.

  8. "Project manager"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Kings Bay, GA (US)
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Kings Bay, GA (US)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    United States Navy is a great place to start a new career. You meet great people and have the chance to see the world and gain a set of unique skills.

    Cons

    There are really no cons to serving in the military.

    Advice to Management

    The United States Navy is always improving and focusing on sailors


  9. "Enjoyed the life"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Being out to sea is great for a while. It makes you appreciate many of the simple things in life.

    Cons

    On the contrary to being out to sea. It becomes stressful. Especially if you have obligations like a family.


  10. "You get experience for the real world"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    The navy gives you experience for the real world.

    Cons

    A lot of time sacrifice


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