Questions and Answers about U.S. Coast Guard Hiring Process

Here's what people have asked and answered about working for and interviewing at U.S. Coast Guard.

Ask a question

Your question will be posted publicly. Please don't submit any personal information. Guidelines
The best questions are directly relevant to U.S. Coast Guard.
  • What is the work environment and culture like?
  • How are the working hours?
  • What are some tips for doing well in the interview?

4 matching questions

See all 45

Not a typical process....and basic training as well...it's quite stressful.

Answered

Varies from person to person. Generally, it takes and individual 1 year to go through the testing and physical exam requirements before making it to recruit training. Even after arrival you will be evaluated for an 8 week period with no guarantees of continuation in to the fleet.

Answered

Detailed and eye opening

Answered

Unsure of the wait time to join currently, excellent physical shape is a must for basic training

Answered

Claimed Profile