U.S. Security Associates Interview Questions

Updated Jul 27, 2015
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    Security Guard Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Austin, TX) in April 2015.

    Interview

    It was my first interview in 7 years. It went well. Asked about previous work history. Took my information right then and there. No bsing. Just waiting on my background check, eventually a drug screen. Interview was quick and painless. Class on the other hand, was not. Told the class was going to be from 0845 to 1545 but it was until 1700.

    Interview Questions

    • What did you do at your other jobs?   1 Answer
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    Security Guard Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Hicksville, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Hicksville, NY) in April 2015.

    Interview

    The process during the interview is to speak to the HR after he feel that you are a fit for the job he send you to a second room to fill out paperwork for direct deposit security information from your license and to take a drug test on the scene. You're also going to have to open up your email address and fill out emails. After you have completed everything you go to a third room and try on for uniform fits you best in size uniform can also be based upon jobsite.

    Interview Questions

    • Can you work weekends and holidays, what kind of hours are you looking for   1 Answer
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    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Winchester, VA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Winchester, VA) in April 2015.

    Interview

    Generally informal. I was interviewed by the Supervisor of Plant Security who reports to U.S. Security Associates.I was asked where I had worked before, why I wanted to work there.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    There was no negotiation phase

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    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Doral, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Doral, FL) in March 2015.

    Interview

    they sat me in a conference room and basically treated us like cattle, when asked about a restroom one account manager said " I don't know, I'm busy get out of my way"

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    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lexington-Fayette, KY
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Lexington-Fayette, KY) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Dont even bother with this company. I had a interview at 9am he didn't show so I called and he said he was late and to come back at 10:30. So I arrivedtvt 10:30 and he didn't show up till 11. Then the whole interview was him telling me how boring it was and I'd have to work 12 hour shifts and all the bad things about the job.

    Interview Questions

    • If I had a girlfriend   1 Answer
    • If I could work 7pm - 7am throughout the week for 8.50 am hour   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Nothing

  7.  

    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Las Vegas, NV
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Las Vegas, NV) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Easy quick interview. Interviewer was really nice and had a great personality. I had to complete a long online training and exam at home which took me 9 hours to complete. Waiting to receive a call to come back into the office to complete paperwork and get my uniforms and schedule!

    Interview Questions

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    Securtiy Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took a weekinterviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Austin, TX) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Very easy interview got a call the same day i applied . Quickest interview 10.00 an hour and get to help people abd walk around all day

    Interview Questions

    • Do you like to deal with people?   1 Answer
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    Security Guard Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Meriden, CT
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Meriden, CT) in March 2015.

    Interview

    The interviewer talked on his phone during the whole interview. Hardly looked at me and evaded most of my questions. Employees kept walking in while i was there

    Interview Questions

    • He didn't have any just said i was hired .   1 Answer
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    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Macon, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Macon, GA) in February 2015.

    Interview

    The interview was a group one with about 4 other applicants. We had to wait an hour for the interviewer to finally become available. He basically told us about the expectations of the position we were applying for, looked over our applications, and told us to be ready for a call telling where we would be posted. It was very informal.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked us if we could pass a background and drug screening.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    There was no negotiation.

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    LPO Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Miami, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at U.S. Security Associates (Miami, FL) in October 2014.

    Interview

    Very simple just a lot to remember. Also very quick process the only thing that takes long is the background check process. Besides that everything is pretty easy. Also the person who interview me is pretty good at explaining every detail. Like I said it's pretty easy the hard part is to remember everything.

    Interview Questions

    • Why did I want to become A lpo   1 Answer

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