Royal Navy Reviews

Updated Oct 19, 2021

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3.7
63%
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Royal Navy Chief  Sir Jonathon Band (no image)
Sir Jonathon Band
211 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay and people to work with(in 43 reviews)

  • "Travel opportunities - see places you would probably never see in a civilian career(in 33 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Time away can be difficult as can any Navy job(in 111 reviews)

  • "Time away from home, reduced ability to plan life(in 84 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Meritocracy

      Oct 8, 2021 - Royal Navy Commissioned Officer in Portsmouth, South East England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Challenge, Inclusive, Travel, Promotion, Education

      Cons

      Separation from family Going to war

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Made in the

      Oct 13, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Get to see the world

      Cons

      Being away from friends and family

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Military Service

      Oct 10, 2021 - Maritime Planner 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Goal oriented Values performance Opportunity for advancement Team Building Travel

      Cons

      Long hours, Long deployments Difficult on families if not prepared

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee

      not as good as it used to be

      Oct 19, 2021 - Engineer in Portsmouth, South East England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      travel and gain experience whilst being paid

      Cons

      away from family. pension know where near as good as it used to be

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Mixed Experience

      Oct 17, 2021 - Commissioned Officer in London, England, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pay and pension aren't bad.

      Cons

      Separation isn't for everyone, particularly families.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      good show

      Sep 30, 2021 - Rear Admiral 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good food and driink and Social Life

      Cons

      T much responsibility with little chance of promotion to the higher stables

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Excellent Opportunity

      Sep 28, 2021 - Officer Cadet in Glasgow, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Training, experience, socials. No other society/student employer like it.

      Cons

      Variety between units, especially in their access to oppertunities for thier OCs

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Working for the RN

      Oct 10, 2021 - Medical Assistant in Glasgow, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Job security Travel Education opportunities Benefits and Pensions

      Cons

      Time spent away from family

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Small work area

      Oct 11, 2021 - DHP Account Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free goffa. Early meal times.

      Cons

      Fire party. Breakfast shift. Forks.

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good career

      Sep 21, 2021 - Manufacturing Engineer in Stockport, England, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Travel, social, pay and treated fairly well

      Cons

      Moving around alot from city to city

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