Air Force Reserve Reviews

Updated 9 Jun 2021

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Pros
  • "Great benefits, you just have to know where to look for them(in 37 reviews)

  • "Great medical benefits at a fraction of civilian cost(in 20 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Some people dont see the sacrifice the military makes(in 28 reviews)

  • "Expected to be trained and certified like full-time active duty counterparts, but in less than half the time to accomplish everything(in 24 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Serve for the nation for 20 years with Indian Air Force

      7 Oct 2020 - Administrative in Noida
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      Pros

      Positive energy and always enthusiasm

      Cons

      Keep smiling always with positive environment

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Air Force Reserve

      2 Jun 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Ability to serve your country part time.

      Cons

      Financial budgeting at Numbered and HQ command is terrible. First quarter of the FY we wait for money to be allocated and last quarter we are told the money has been re-allocated to other Wings.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Quick Review

      27 May 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits are great if you need a direction for a new career.

      Cons

      Have to find the right unit for your needs

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      The Relaxed Military Branch

      9 Jun 2021 - Crew Chief in Fort Dix, NJ
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      Pros

      -Less strict than other branches -Easy PT standards

      Cons

      -Military pay is generally low -Depending on your job you can be overworked much more than other jobs.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great!

      23 May 2021 - Weather Forecaster 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits with minimal work, especially after coming from AD.

      Cons

      Scheduling training can be a hassle.

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Be part of something greater than self.

      24 May 2021 - O5 - Air Force - Lieutenant Colonel 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic.

      Cons

      Only the ones ones decided to see.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Office Work

      27 Apr 2021 - Personnel Specialist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Typical Monday thru Friday job with office hours. Get benefits and retirement plan. A lot of perks with joining the reserves

      Cons

      Anywhere from 4 to 6 year contract

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Maybe try AD first?

      11 May 2021 - Aircraft Fuel Systems Craftsman in Goldsboro, NC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Can be AD when there is money in the budget. Come and go as you please (as long as you pass pt).

      Cons

      Just go active save yourself the heartache.

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Glassdoor Rate Requirment

      20 May 2021 - Cyber Security 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Benefits and some sort of retirement

      Cons

      No Cons to report at the moment

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Experience

      6 Apr 2021 - Water and Fuel Systems Maintenance 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Training, benefits, relationships, skills, networking

      Cons

      What ever Cons you make of it.

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