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  • Best thing

    People.
    The job is rewarding

    Worst thing

    The amount of administration

    6.4

    Employee, April 2021

    • £41,600 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 34–44 years old
  • Best thing

    Travel the world

    Worst thing

    People die

    7.2

    Employee, March 2021

    • Manages people
    • £39,000 per year, working a 60 hour week
    • 25 or older

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  • Best thing

    Friend at work compere to others larger company

    7.6

    Storeman, March 2021

    • £19,000 per year, working a 37 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Adventure training, holidays, friends, opportunities

    Worst thing

    Lifestyle. How much control the employer has over every part of my life. Still military in your downtime.

    6.6

    Technician, March 2021

    • £32,000 per year, working a 30 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Mates. Sometimes we do cool stuff. Go to different countries

    Worst thing

    Man management. Effective time management. Away from home and kids. Sudden change to working weekends or away

    2.8

    Rifleman, March 2021

    • Manages people
    • £21,000 per year, working a 60 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Travel, pay, colleagues

    Worst thing

    Lack of communication , lack of fair treatment by certain line managers, lack of support

    6.4

    Employee, February 2021

    • Manages people
    • £29,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Job secu

    Worst thing

    The management and the way it’s run

    3.0

    Welder fabricator, February 2021

    • Manages people
    • £29,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Perks that come with the job

    Worst thing

    Long hours

    7.9

    Mpgs, February 2021

    • £30,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Time off, 38 days paid leave a year, shift work, loads of benefits like cheap housing and all free health and dental etc.

    Worst thing

    Being tired during a night shift, can't really complain too much

    9.0

    Soldier, January 2021

    • £25,500 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Security

    Worst thing

    Being spoken to with disrespect

    6.8

    Employee, January 2021

    • £20,000 per year, working a 48 hour week
    • 18–20 years old
  • Best thing

    Good pay for the hours worked with the opportunity to travel and meet new people.

    8.9

    Fitness instructor, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • £45,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Free gym. Pay not bad. Subsidised housing.

    7.4

    Royal engineers, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • £35,500 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Friends
    Work

    Worst thing

    Getting up early

    7.5

    Royal armour corps, December 2020

    • £15,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • Under 18 years old
  • Best thing

    Travel, lots of holidays, financial incentives.

    Worst thing

    Uncertainty, time away from family.

    9.4

    Aircraft technician, December 2020

    • Manages people
    • £40,800 per year, working a 36 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    The pay.

    Worst thing

    There is a lot of bullying, racism, destruction and theft of personal property.

    5.8

    IT manager, November 2020

    • Manages people
    • £36,000 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Play a role in protecting the uk

    Worst thing

    Potential death

    9.4

    Infanteer, November 2020

    • £8.00 per hour
    • 21–24 years old
  • Best thing

    Pay, friends, deployments

    Worst thing

    Postings, officers

    6.1

    Sergeant, October 2020

    • Manages people
    • £36,700 per year, working a 35 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Varied, set own schedule

    Worst thing

    Zero hours not secure

    8.2

    Corporal, October 2020

    • Manages people
    • £10.00 per hour
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Being able to work by myself or as part of a team.

    Worst thing

    Doing things I don't agree with or the amount of time I work

    5.8

    Armour, August 2020

    • Manages people
    • £32,000 per year, working a 50 hour week
    • 25 or older
  • Best thing

    Pay, benefits, holidays, opportunities

    Worst thing

    Hours, last minute changes

    6.8

    Military police, August 2020

    • Manages people
    • £35,100 per year, working a 40 hour week
    • 25 or older