What is it like to work at Dept. of State?

3.8Work/Life Balance
3.6Compensation/Benefits
3.2Job Security/Advancement
3.5Management
3.8Culture
4.0
Competitive Environment
Written by CAG/CST (Current Employee) from Fredericksburg, VA on April 22, 2018
A typical day at work is preparing for construction workers for the day's work. Plenty of security measures to be implemented and enforced. I learned mush about construction, due to the main part of operations and projects. Management has positive effect on work environment since mostly Management positions are filled from within. the culture is mostly - more ... working independently with a wide range of age group over several generations. Most difficult part of job is long hrs and getting enough sleep to get through the long days and weeks. Usually 1.5 days off per week in some positions. However, eno ... - less
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