- USDA Grain Inspection Packers & Stockyards12.Jan 2016
Support from management
Leadership from the political appointees is lacking. Career employees do their best to keep things afloat, but the politicals routinely throw up obstacles.
Most of the career employees, especially in the field offices, are dedicated to the agency's mission and work well as a team to achieve its goals.
Overall compensation for your work
It's a government job.
One former agency administrator took us down a bad road a few years ago when trying to implement new regulations. Our reputation took a hit and we still haven't fully recovered.