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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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Remote Network Administrator

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"working side by side with some of the most knowledgeable, skilled and culturally diverse people in the world."

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

"I do not have any tips for others interviewing with this company as I have yet to interview with them myself."

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

"Long work hours and at times we were short staffed. Our contract was also renewed/revised with 24 hour support needed."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Set high reachable expectations for and yourself and share those expectations with your employees, so they can attain them."

Provincial Industrial Advisor

"This was a term appointment under presidential directives to hire subject matter experts."

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Multi-disciplined environment with extensive multi-cultural responsibilities."

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

"This is a tough environment but very rewarding."

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

"Working with career diplomats with no subject matter knowledge."

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."

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."

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."

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"

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 Assistant

"Great people but poor management ."

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"I love working with people b/c I'm a people person and they had great people to work with there."

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

"Yes, get in and get out. Stay to yourself and keep your business to yourself."

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

"Meeting people,I met president Bill Clinton their when he was in office ."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Loosen up b/c mico management Doesnt get the job done but makes more work b/c it cause employees to not want to work. Employees are adults not kids."

General Services Administrator

"Adequate"

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"Some agencies I enjoyed working for some I did not."

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

"You would have to limit your enthusiasm."

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

"Too much politics in every decision."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"There are so many managers that changing anything is next to impossible and at one time I was a manager. The job is not any better as a manager."

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."

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."

Accounting Teacher

"Peace Corps was the toughest job I ever loved!"

What do you like about working at United States Government?

"It was adventurous, and I love to travel."

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

"Stay flexible and adaptable and willing to experience new things and you'll do great!"

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

"There was a lot of buearocracy."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I think they did a good job overall."

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"

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"

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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