Pros: free catered lunches, friday breakfasts, unlimited soda and coffee, free professional development classes
Cons: you'll gain weight if you don't watch yourself
The personnel at DEA's Salem bridge design office know how to get the job done and still have a good time. Often, you get to see the results of your work spanning a river or a freeway overpass, which gives a great sense of accomplishment. The management expects that everyone will behave professionally and will do what needs to be done, and as a result, engineers and technicians get a lot of flexibility in determining their personal work schedule.