UK Ministry of Defence Reviews

Updated Dec 1, 2021

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UK Ministry of Defence Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon
Michael Fallon
184 Ratings
Pros
  • "Job Security, Flexible Working Patterns(in 60 reviews)

  • "Varied work, good people, good work life balance(in 41 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Time away, dangerous at times, salary initially(in 22 reviews)

  • "MoD doesn't then allow you to then further develop within this specialism unless you were to be promoted(in 22 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place

      Nov 29, 2021 - Director in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good purpose orientated organisation in uk

      Cons

      Bureaucracy can be a bit stifling

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Mod

      Dec 1, 2021 - Vetting Administrator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to work learnt so much

      Cons

      Work place bit difficult to get to if you don’t drive

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great opportunity

      Nov 29, 2021 - Civil Servants in Bristol, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Advancement, flexible working, varied opportunities, great free training and qualifications.

      Cons

      Can be slow sometimes, archaic and behind in terms of working practices. Pay structure and pay rise is always linked to government of the day!

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Uk mod

      Nov 28, 2021 - Arabic Linguist in Oxford, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Regular and secure work with good training opportunities

      Cons

      Can be very difficult to manage work/life balance

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      25+ years of service to Queen and country

      Nov 24, 2021 - HSEQ Manager in Southport, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Secure, well trained with great benefits

      Cons

      The physical requirements, total life control and the unpredictability of when, where and how you would be employed

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good for career growth

      Nov 23, 2021 - Senior Engineer in Salisbury, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Making a difference, good development.

      Cons

      Lacks some agility. Outpaced by the private sector occasionally.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Varied and Personal.

      Nov 22, 2021 - SO3 in London, England
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      Pros

      Dependent on your service and experience.

      Cons

      The are personal and dependent on your experience in your roles.

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      accounts is fun

      Nov 20, 2021 - Accounts Assistant in Barry, Wales
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good pro active place to work

      Cons

      no room to use own initiative

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Very good place to work

      Nov 18, 2021 - Military Officer in Wrexham, Wales
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay, great hours, interesting

      Cons

      Away from family quite alot

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good employer, needs to improve on technology

      Nov 19, 2021 - Student in Bath, England
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      Pros

      Flexible working structure, able to work from home

      Cons

      Behind on technology, slow to process information

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