Security (Male, Age 54) in NORTH PLATTTE, NE

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitleSecurity
Other Compensation None Set
Company Size(not answered)
Years Experience1 month

Career Ratings

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Years in Career0
Education(not answered)
Income Rating0 / 10
Interest Rating0 / 10
Work-Life Rating0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating0 / 10

Table of Contents

Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
Regional Security company

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
Make sure nothing unusual is occurring at work site.

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
2 weeks pto health vision dental and life insurance 401k

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
yes – love helping others

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
like the locations – different everyday

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 3
Benefits: 4
Hours: 5
Co-Workers: 1
Supervisors: 6
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 7
The Actual Work: 2

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?

What was the application process?
electronic application

Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
yes – one interview – met with trainer individually

If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
can’t remember

Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes – need to be alert

Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
one day training – being told what to look for

Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
no – not necessary

If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?

If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
keep checking with the company

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
Be alert, able to work independently

Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?

What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
keep your eyes open

Educational background

Please list your educational background:

High School GPA:3.67

College (Undergraduate)
or Technical/Vocational
2.02Clemson UniversityMath
Graduate or Professional
(Masters or Doctorate)

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