Customer Service (Female, Age 46) in elberton, GA

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitleCustomer Service
Other Compensation None Set
Company Size(not answered)
Locationelberton, GA
Years Experience2 years

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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.
It is a small company of 6 employees we do alarm systems and fire systems

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
answer phones and make appointments and order parts

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.

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 I have to interact with costumers and employees. I love it.

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.
I work in an office and I love it

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

A day in the life of…

Please describe a typical workday for you in your current job:

5am to 6am
6am to 7am
7am to 8amGet up and get ready for work. I take the kids to the babysitters and then drive to work.
8am to 9amUnlock the office and start the coffee. Answer the phone and setup appointments
9am to 10amOrder parts needed for system installs. Sorted the mail and placed in the in-boxes. Filed all paperwork and started filling in the message boards for the day. Gathered all paperwork that needed to go to the book keeper,
10am to 11amWent to pick up office supplies
11am to 12pmAnswered phones and setup appointments for installs. Took messages and called suppliers for prices
12pm to 1pmlunch went for pizza
1pm to 2pmAnswered phones and did some typing.
2pm to 3pmDid some online office work such as answering e-mails.
3pm to 4pmhad a meeting with the boss and and took dictation for letter to be typed.
4pm to 5pmHad a meeting with the installers to let them know what they would be doing the next day.
5pm to 6pmlocked up the office and picked up the kids from the babysitters and went home.
6pm to 7pm
7pm to 8pm
8pm to 9pm
9pm to 10pm
10pm to 11pm
11pm to 12am

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?
walked in and asked if they were hiring

What was the application process?

Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?

If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?

Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.

Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
yes Just a back ground check

Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
yes I took some classes in high school and have worked this type of job before

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?
Most definitely

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
The main thing is to work well with others

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?
Be polite and always remember Jobs are had to find right now

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
yes I plan to be there for a long time

What are your current career goals?
to be the best I can be at my job

Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?

Prior work history

Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:

Prior Job 1recieptionest1020000worked the front desk worked with costumers
Prior Job 2

Educational background

Please list your educational background:

High School GPA:3

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

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