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United States Navy Reserves Reviews

Updated 25 Jan 2020

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  • "Possible deployments/mobilizations can be disruptive to family life(in 22 reviews)

  • "only downside is people often join the reserves and expect the active duty tempo(in 19 reviews)

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  1. "Its great"

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    Current Employee - Supply Corps in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at United States Navy Reserves part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The work schedule is very flexible, medical benefits are great

    Cons

    I haven't had any cons to date

    United States Navy Reserves2020-01-26
  2. "Great Benefits, Bad Hours"

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    Current Employee - Sailor 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at United States Navy Reserves full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Health Benefits are next to unbeatable. Paychecks are never late. Opportunity to travel.

    Cons

    The hours are god awful. Opportunity for advancement seems completely random at times. Senior management refuses to adapt with the times.

    United States Navy Reserves2020-01-14
  3. "Petty Officer 2nd Class"

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    Current Employee - E5 - Navy - Petty Officer Second Class 

    I have been working at United States Navy Reserves part-time

    Pros

    working for the military is great

    Cons

    long days and long nights in the military

    United States Navy Reserves2020-01-22
  4. "Navy is a great community"

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    Current Employee - Aircraft Loadmaster 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at United States Navy Reserves full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Travel the world and get paid for it

    Cons

    Political competition can ruin the experience and comradery

    Advice to Management

    Be more aware of your people

    United States Navy Reserves2020-01-07
  5. "Good benefit but bad leadership."

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    Current Employee - Construction Electrician in Gulfport, MS
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at United States Navy Reserves full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very good benefits and a lot of support.

    Cons

    Leadership can be lacking in areas.

    Advice to Management

    Pay more attention to your employees.

    United States Navy Reserves2020-01-09
  6. "Best Decision"

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    Current Employee - E6 - Navy - Petty Officer, First Class 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at United States Navy Reserves part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, Networking, Consistency, Travel, Experience.

    Cons

    A lot of admin, Not always feeling like your current role is making a difference.

    United States Navy Reserves2019-12-18
  7. "Naval Air Crewman"

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    Current Employee - Awv 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at United States Navy Reserves part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great cohesion, meet alot of people

    Cons

    Alot of work, and poor management

    United States Navy Reserves2020-01-01
  8. "U.S. Navy Reserves - excellent way to contribute to your nation part-time"

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    Former Employee - O5 - Navy - Commander 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at United States Navy Reserves part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    - Supporting your country and defending it from bad actors is one of the greatest callings

    Cons

    - Deployment can be disruptive to families

    United States Navy Reserves2019-12-06
  9. "Enjoying the experience"

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    Current Employee - Boatswains Mate 

    I have been working at United States Navy Reserves part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, travel, learning new skills

    Cons

    I have not found one yet

    United States Navy Reserves2019-12-03
  10. "Utter Boredom"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at United States Navy Reserves part-time

    Pros

    Set (meager) pay and time commitment

    Cons

    If you enjoy staring at a wall or waiting in line, this is 100% for you.

    United States Navy Reserves2020-01-06
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