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Updated Jan 17, 2022

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3.2
60%
Recommend to a Friend
54%
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Paragon Systems (VA) CEO Kevin M. Sandkuhler (no image)
Kevin M. Sandkuhler
64 Ratings
Pros
  • "The hours are very flexible with good pay(in 39 reviews)

  • "Great pay, plenty of work, opportunities to learn something new(in 12 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Lots of dubious Union and financial inconsistencies(in 14 reviews)

  • "upper management can be incompetent at times and the Union is absolute trash(in 8 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      WORING FOR PARAGON SYSTEMS

      Jan 17, 2022 - Armed Security Officer in San Angelo, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      CHOICE OF WORK AREA you will choose to live where you work

      Cons

      some post are 12 hour and some post are 8 hours a day

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Paragon

      Jan 11, 2022 - (PSO) Armed Security Officer in Houston, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pay is well, training instructors are great.

      Cons

      Scheduling is horrible, FPS dictate EVERYTHING and paragon will not have your back. Health insurance is the absolute worst.

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Not a bad place to work as long as you come to work

      Jan 4, 2022 - (PSO) Armed Security Officer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Pays much higher then most security jobs

      Cons

      In an emergency when you need to leave, the company makes little effort to help out

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Solid

      Dec 15, 2021 - Field Team Leader in Menifee, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Communication is open and flows both ways

      Cons

      Slow movement in some aspects

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      CSO

      Jan 2, 2022 - CSO/CISO 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Pay with a good 401

      Cons

      Groundhog day every day. Never any changes

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Decent Company

      Nov 24, 2021 - (PSO) Armed Security Officer in Charlotte, NC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Easy to learn. Many areas to work. Meet a lot of people.

      Cons

      If in NC lowest paid state on contract. Medical insurance is a joke.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good Company

      Dec 1, 2021 - PSO/FPS 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay around the area

      Cons

      Only if you are lazy

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      PSO Review

      Dec 29, 2021 - (PSO) Armed Security Officer in Boston, MA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great pay and decent benefits.

      Cons

      Lack of leadership and proper accountability.

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      CRO

      Dec 22, 2021 - Case Review Officer in Reston, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Unlimited overtime job security work

      Cons

      Lack ofCommunication, too many processes, too much information put out at one time.

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      It’s Okay!

      Oct 20, 2021 - Background Investigator in San Francisco, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Work from home and flexibility

      Cons

      Overload of work and pay doesn’t match the education and experience the position requires. Really underpay new investigators just starting out. Metrics/numbers are impossible to meet. The more you do the more they except with no additional compensation.

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    Paragon Systems (VA) Reviews FAQs

    Paragon Systems (VA) has an overall rating of 3.2 out of 5, based on over 247 reviews left anonymously by employees. 60% of employees would recommend working at Paragon Systems (VA) to a friend and 40% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Paragon Systems (VA) employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Paragon Systems (VA). This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

    60% of Paragon Systems (VA) employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Paragon Systems (VA) 2.7 out of 5 for work life balance, 3 for culture and values and 2.9 for career opportunities.

    According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Paragon Systems (VA) to be coworkers, career development, compensation and the cons to be senior leadership, benefits, management.

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