US Navy Employee Reviews about "away from family"

Updated 2 Jan 2021

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  1. "Ok"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great way travel but hard on family

    Cons

    Long work days away from family

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  2. "Excellent opportunity"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Chaplain in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Pay and experience opportunities provided

    Cons

    Time away from family during deployments

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  3. "."

    4.0
    Current Employee - Cryptologic Warfare Officer in Norfolk, VA

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Pays decent, don't have to think about what to wear, good opportunities for education/certification

    Cons

    Deployments away from family, moving every few years

  4. "none"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Aviation Maintenance Administrationman in Jacksonville, FL

    I have been working at US Navy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Experience, travel and getting more opportunities

    Cons

    Away from family a lot

  5. "Lifetime of experiences!"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Active Duty Military in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Travel the world. Hands on training. Management training. Diversity in who you work with for a chance to learn from all types of backgrounds.

    Cons

    Schedule is erratic. May spend a long time away from family.

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  6. "Had a great time serving in the US Navy"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Aviation Machinist Mate (AD) 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at US Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great benefits and good pay with incentives

    Cons

    Deployments and time away from family

  7. "24 years"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Technologist in Groton, CT

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    On the job training, clear expectations for promotion, mentorship is part of the culture.

    Cons

    Long periods of time away from family.

  8. "Tough Work, but well worth it."

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Network and Computer Systems Administrator in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    Paid for training, paid well.

    Cons

    Long hours, no overtime, time away from family.

  9. "Excellent Career"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Officer 

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    College benefits, free medical, career progression

    Cons

    A lot of time away from family

  10. "Good"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Records Keeper in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at US Navy full-time

    Pros

    pay, people are nice, experience

    Cons

    time away from family is hard

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