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This article will guide you through everything you need to know about hiring Security Guards. There are several other titles for Security Guards, including: Security Officer, Loss Prevention Specialist, Safety Officer, Asset Protection Associate, and Security Associate.
Security guards are responsible for protecting property and people. They typically work in a security control room, guarding entrances and exits, and monitoring CCTV footage. Security guards may also patrol premises to deter and detect signs of intrusion, theft, or vandalism. In the event of an emergency, security guards are responsible for evacuating premises and assisting emergency responders.
These are some essential tasks that Security Guards often tackle in their day-to-day work:
These signals will help you decide whether a candidate is suitable for the job:
These questions will help you find the right candidate for this position:
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