United States Government Employee Job Reviews in the United States

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3.7
Average Rating
(based on 44 United States Government Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
3.6
Growth Opportunities
3.5
People You Work With
4.1
Person You Work For
3.9
Rewards You Receive
3.8
Support You Get
3.6
Way You Work
3.8
Work Setting
3.8
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Technical Writer

"It's the federal government. Adherence to policies is important and the job can be quite mundane."

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"I liked the stability and the benefits."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"none."

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"Federal policy and limitations are not so good, working here."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"none."

United States Government Employee

"Great position was continully transfered to evaluate work in different areas"

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"I liked the independence I was given in my work"

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"The typical government bureaucracy"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"none. management in of itself was great"

Intelligence Educator

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"I loved working at the U.S. government. I am a very self-motivated employee and always give 100% to my work."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be yourself; put your best foot forward; the government is always looking for creative people who thing outside the box."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I prefer to work on my own; given a task and taking task and running with it. I alway met my deadlines on time and within budget."

Assistant Biologist

"There's nothing like working for the government."

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Great people! And great opportunities!"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Make the best out of working for the government and promote yourself hard!"

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"nothing"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"nothing"

IT Counselor

"Experience of a lifetime."

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Opportunity to work in other cultural environments and present the positive side of the US to other countries. Spread some peace."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be positive and see solutions instead of problems. Be open to other cultures and work ethics."

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"It was worth it. I gained some insight into other cultures I wouldn't have by staying in the US all the time."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Take advantage of the skills gained overseas. The ability to go out and face tough problems. The Peace Corps Volunteers are the seals of peace and scarce resources, solving social and economic problems."

Unit Administrator

"Right to the point"

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"I liked the traveling and having all of the holidays off. It was very challenging and rewarding job."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be prepared to work a very challenging and rewarding job."

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"There was nothing there that I did not like doing."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"The only thing I would say for the management would to let the employees do what they need to do and not to micro manage them."

Director of International Information

"don't have one"

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Intellectual challenge; service to country"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Take the FS test and pass. Know lots of things."

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"bureaucratic inertia; political appointees"

Intern

"This job is difficult at best."

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"I like security here."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"none"

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"This company can be inflexible."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I wish this company would be friendlier and more flexible."

Civil Engineer

"A GREAT opportunity to experience life, working in a foreign country."

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Living and working in a foreign country on community development projects."

Construction Analyst

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"I enjoy helping the people that lost everything from disasters"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Dont bother, Its very difficult to get hired"

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"being placed on leave"

Contract Specialist

"Good Training Good place to work"

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Lots of Training, ability to work lots of different places procuring lots of different items"

Communications Specialist

"it is a great item"

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"all the time and comp time off"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"enjoy the ride to a lot of training"

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"unexpected travel"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Stop the wars"

Administrative Secretary

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"My first employment was with the Department of Defense. Very interested and regulated. I was set for life to endure all tough and rigorous assignments (smile)."

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"It is very complicated being promoted when in a specific job series."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Be a little light on civilian employees. We haven't been trained for combat! (smile)"

Application Developer

"Agency that makes a difference"

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Challenging work; great people; participating in supporting our Armed Forces"

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"Nothing"

Loan Officer

"Good place for employees who are early in their careers, amd looking for long term stability."

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Getting to help disaster victims get back on their feet financially with rebuilding their homes and businesses."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"No."

What don't you like about working at United States Government?

"Rate of pay is not so good."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would like better training for management and less turnover."

United States Government Reviews FAQs

Is United States Government a good company to work for?

United States Government has an overall rating of 3.7 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 44 United States Government Review Ratings left anonymously by United States Government employees, which is 5% lower than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 95% of employees would recommend working at United States Government.

Does United States Government pay their employees well?

United States Government employees earn $60,000 annually on average, or $29 per hour, which is 9% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 17 United States Government employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find United States Government Salaries by Job Title.

How satisfied are employees working at United States Government?

95% of employees would recommend working at United States Government with the overall rating of 3.7 out of 5. Employees also rated United States Government 3.6 out of 5 for Company Culture, 3.8 for Rewards You Receive, 3.5 for Growth Opportunities and 3.6 for support you get.

What is the highest paying job at United States Government?

According to our data, the highest paying job at United States Government is a CFO at $200,000 annually. Browse United States Government Salaries by Job Profile.

What is the lowest paying job at United States Government?

According to our data, the lowest paying job at United States Government is a Marketing Intern at $10,000 annually. Browse United States Government Salaries by Job Profile.

What are the pros and cons of working at United States Government?

According to reviews on CareerBliss, employees commonly rated the pros of working at United States Government to be Company Culture, Growth Opportunities, People You Work With and Person You Work For, and no cons.

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