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First Response Overview

Beaverton, OR
201 to 500 employees
1989
Company - Private
Security Services
$5 to $10 million (USD) per year
Unknown
First Response Security has been providing a Higher Standard of security solutions to the great northwest since 1989. Our reputation is built around our high level of service and our committed focus to exceed our client’s expectations. Our highly trained officers ... Read more

Mission: To deliver a higher standard of security solutions, providing peace of mind for our clients, as well as a professional environment for our employees and vendors.

First Response Reviews

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    Current Employee - Super Flex Officer in Portland, OR
    Current Employee - Super Flex Officer in Portland, OR
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at First Response full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great teamwork! Major room for advancements and trainings within the company, as well as an incredible duo that is always looking out for Officers and working hard to schedule properly and accordingly!

    Cons

    None that I can think of; perhaps the pay for some

    Advice to Management

    Keep on doing what you're doing. The community notices as well as the Officers that work here!

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First Response Interviews

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    Patrol Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at First Response (Portland, OR) in December 2017.

    Interview

    I applied, next scheduled the interview, after interview I did paperwork. Scheduled my Dpsst. About a week and half total time invested before I started training on the job.

    Interview Questions

    • What were my long term goals   1 Answer
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First Response Awards & Accolades

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Pledges & Certifications

Veteran Hiring Commitment

Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

Pay Equality Pledge

Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

Tech Hiring Commitment

Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

Career Advancement Program

Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

Diversity Commitment

Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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