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Indian Navy Reviews

Updated 21 Mar 2020

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Indian Navy Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral RK Dhowan (no image)
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79 Ratings
Pros
  • "Adventure with money a way of life(in 18 reviews)

  • "Job security and pension benefits after 15-20 years of service(in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "Stay away from family and friends for long(in 10 reviews)

  • "Many of us join the services knowing this but sometimes there is too much workload cramping our family life(in 10 reviews)

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  1. "Was looking as law enforcement department, Logistics, procurement and risk management , inventory management etc"

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    Former Employee - Naval Officer in Pune
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It's one of esteemed organization of India with slots of exposure to inland as well as international waters.

    Cons

    Most of the time you have to sail but that too has positive effect it's for security of nation and citizens.

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    Indian Navy2020-03-22
  2. "Very Satisfying"

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    Current Employee - Lieutenant Commander in Chennai

    I have been working at Indian Navy full-time

    Pros

    Good scope to learn about leadership and management with an adventurous lifestyle

    Cons

    Not many mostly the general issues being in the military

    Indian Navy2020-03-18
  3. "Twenty years experience"

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    Former Employee - Middle Manager in Mumbai
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    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Secure Job, Secure environment, safety first

    Cons

    Slow Career progress, uncertainty for long career tenure

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    Indian Navy2020-03-06
  4. "Great Job"

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    Current Employee - Commander in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Navy full-time

    Pros

    Very good and exciting job

    Cons

    Frequent transfers and long working hours

    Indian Navy2020-03-05
  5. "A professional service that nurtures talent and provides for quality living"

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    Current Employee - Senior Project Manager in Mumbai

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

    Pros

    Rewards meritocracy, promotes innovative thinking and decision making

    Cons

    There are absolutely no cons

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    Indian Navy2020-02-09
  6. "Associate Director IT"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Great Work ethos and fantastic Camaraderie

    Cons

    No mid-career entry. Being military service, entry is only at graduate level or before.

    Indian Navy2020-02-01
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Officer in Charge"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Navy full-time

    Pros

    Best service to work for

    Cons

    Salaries are as per Govt 7 CPC

    Indian Navy2020-01-22
  8. "Director"

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    Former Employee - Director in New Delhi
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent environment for meaningful and great work experience

    Cons

    Information security constraints preventing use of modern software tools

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    Indian Navy2020-01-16
  9. "Navy - A way of life"

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    Current Employee - Officer In the Navy in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Indian Navy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Highly Disciplined, Armed Forces, Job Security

    Cons

    Steep Hierarchy, 24x7 duty, Regular transfers

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    Indian Navy2020-01-03
  10. "Superannuation"

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    Current Employee - CDR in New Delhi
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    Positive Outlook
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    I have been working at Indian Navy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Growth in all aspects till you reach certain level

    Cons

    no growth in a career as the structure is steeply pyramidical

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    Indian Navy2019-12-27
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