U.S. Security Associates
2.2 of 5 126 reviews
www.ussecurityassociates.com Roswell, GA 5000+ Employees

U.S. Security Associates Reviews

Updated Apr 21, 2014

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28% Approve of the CEO

U.S. Security Associates President Charles Schneider

Charles Schneider

(58 ratings)

28% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Pros:
  • "Easy work and easy access to job site"
    in 5 reviews
  • "Easy Job and travel to job site is within the city limits"
    in 4 reviews
Cons:
  • "they hire any monkey off the street,pay sucks,no opportunity for advancement,unless you're a stool pigeon"
    in 7 reviews
  • "No one can afford to take off when really sick because of that"
    in 7 reviews
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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at U.S. Security Associates full-time

ProsCo workers and the clients

ConsMake available to all officers when promotion is coming and let them how long you have to be here to get promotion

Advice to Senior ManagementMake sure each officer fill out paperwork at each receptionist area and getting enough hours including your flex officers

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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good company

Security Officer (Current Employee)
San Antonio, TX

I have been working at U.S. Security Associates full-time for more than 8 years

Prosgood hours and sites and clients

Consso far so good but things good always be better

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at U.S. Security Associates full-time

ProsGood company, good hours, decent pay

Consshort staffed always asking to work overtime

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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good company

Security Manager (Current Employee)
Secaucus, NJ

I have been working at U.S. Security Associates full-time for more than 5 years

Prosif you know the right people you will get far in this company

Consbenefits are very poor and management should be more organized

Advice to Senior Managementhire from within

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Keeping the client happy always keeps the company smiling.

Supervisor (Current Employee)

I have been working at U.S. Security Associates full-time for more than 5 years

ProsCompany values were always high and always trying to go higher.

ConsMolding employees with little or no security knowledge.

Advice to Senior ManagementHire employees that live in immediate area or have transportation.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great to start, no I'm stuck

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at U.S. Security Associates

ProsIt's a nice part-time job. I enjoy getting to know the clients and see different industries. Meeting new people is great.

ConsPoor pay, poor benefits, they hire ignorant buffoons and expect professionals, no accountability for supervisors, no praise for a job well done. It can be long hours, I worry about my phone ringing 24/7.

Advice to Senior ManagementHIRE GOOD PEOPLE, give immediate supervisors more control of their sites and the guards that work there.

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Accounting/FInance

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at U.S. Security Associates full-time

ProsThere are some very nice employees

ConsToo many hours for little pay. Benefits are terrible

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good company to work for if you are retired or need a part time job

Security Guard Supervisor (Former Employee)
Chicago Heights, IL

I worked at U.S. Security Associates full-time for more than a year

ProsGood as a part time job

Consmay not get off when you want because you have to be relieved from other officers. If they are late coming to work you are late getting off.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Very good experience.

Security Associate (Former Employee)
Braintree, MA

I worked at U.S. Security Associates full-time for more than a year

ProsThey really care for their employees.

ConsNot so well organized.

Advice to Senior ManagementApply what you know.

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Terrible company to work for!! Management is terrible!!

Supervisor (Current Employee)
Braintree, MA

I have been working at U.S. Security Associates full-time for more than a year

ProsStepping stone if you really want to call it that. This is a place they send you to if your on unemployment.

ConsThis company is going down hill due to incompetent management. They are too concerned with themselves and less with their employees. Our branch has lost a lot of business with new management, and it has only been a year. The outlook for this company is terrible. Management needs training! Stay away from here.

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease take your terrible management skills to another company. We should not have to suffer because of your inability to do your job.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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