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US Department of Veterans Affairs Reviews

Updated Nov 12, 2019

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3.3
59%
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56%
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US Department of Veterans Affairs CEO  Robert Wilkie
Robert Wilkie
151 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Federal job so you get paid a lot less then your private sector counterparts(in 83 reviews)

  • "Management hired was fired by previous employee yet is in upper management(in 76 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at US Department of Veterans Affairs part-time

    Pros

    Good employer to work for

    Cons

    no cons, so nothing to say

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2016-07-07
  2. "Our Finest!"

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    Former Employee - VA Benefit Advisor in Stuttgart
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great colleagues, State of the Art presentation material, Top notch ongoing training and support. Hands on results oriented.

    Cons

    This role has no downside.

    Advice to Management

    I could suggest only 1 key factor in reaching the most Service members, Family members, Spouses, Care Givers, Survivors and Veterans. Please expand the network of getting our Mission and core Veteran services to every one of our Finest.

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-11-12
  3. "VA"

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    Current Employee - Motor Vehicle Operator in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Extremely stable work and benefits

    Cons

    Nepotism runs high for jobs

    Advice to Management

    Hiring process is flawed and needs improvement.

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-11-12
  4. "Human Resources"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Agency, great people, upward mobility.

    Cons

    None, I am completely satisfied

    Advice to Management

    None

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-11-10
  5. "VA"

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    Current Employee - Advanced Medical Support Assistant 

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits after finishing probational period.

    Cons

    Need more people who actually work!

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-11-06
  6. "Overall good place to work at"

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    Current Employee - Advanced Medical Support Assistant 

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time

    Pros

    Enrollment in health insurance is a plus

    Cons

    No compensation for wanting to progress in education

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-11-02
  7. "Solid benefits"

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    Former Employee - Advanced Medical Support Assistant in Salt Lake City, UT

    I worked at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Busy job, good compensation and benefits

    Cons

    Work culture is cutthroat.

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-11-01
  8. "Good Place"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time

    Pros

    stable work and livable salary

    Cons

    Not a whole lot of room for growth

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-10-30
  9. "Sexist culture"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Fellow 

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time

    Pros

    I got to work with some awesome people who were very supportive.

    Cons

    Leadership is composed mostly of older men who don't appreciate women.

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-11-12
  10. "Ok place to work"

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    Current Employee - Medical Support Assistant 

    I have been working at US Department of Veterans Affairs full-time

    Pros

    Working with the Veterans is awesome.

    Cons

    Some employees are unprofessional and gossipy. Will try to turn other employees against you.

    US Department of Veterans Affairs2019-11-11
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