Guardsmark Interview Questions

Updated 12 Sep 2014
Updated 12 Sep 2014
38 Interview Reviews

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    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Guardsmark in January 2013.

    Interview Details

    I had a total of 3 interview and a week of paper work and since hired, never missed a night.

    Interview Questions
    • Expectation that I would look for in my potion or potion I'm seeking.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Security Guard Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Moses Lake, WA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Moses Lake, WA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Guardsmark.

    Interview Details

    Craigslist
    Meet> Application
    half day company training and testing
    Start next day
    Site training half day
    Temp license
    Full license

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    take it or leave it
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Human Resources Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Guardsmark.

    Interview Details

    I was already an employee with Guardsmark, this was supposedly a promotion. I interviewed with a manager and received an offer the same day. I started in the new posiiton within one week. I didnt get my correct payor title for another 3 months though.

    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiations. Pay was 45k.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Security Guard Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Guardsmark.

    Interview Details

    The interview was a breeze, but the hiring process took 28+ hours

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Milwaukee, WI (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milwaukee, WI (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Guardsmark.

    Interview Details

    Very long process so just be patient

    Interview Questions
    • Do you play with dolls? lol it is a psychological question!   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Be flexible to the scheduling!
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chantilly, VA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chantilly, VA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Guardsmark in August 2012.

    Interview Details

    Interview with HR Manager
    Polygraph exam
    Psychological exam
    Criminal Record Check
    Testing/Exams
    Fingerprinting

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Security Guard Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Zanesville, OH (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Zanesville, OH (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Guardsmark in June 2012.

    Interview Details

    just had to fill out the paperwork. As long as you had no criminal background due to the nature of the job, and they needed guards you was hired.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Security Guard Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Boston, MA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Guardsmark in May 2012.

    Interview Details

    Interview was minimal, a few questions about my background.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    not definative at all they just told me to come in the following monday to get cpr, aed, and first aid certified. Even at this point i did not know if i had the job.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Security Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  York, PA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in York, PA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Guardsmark in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    Was asked when I could start so, I started.

    Interview Questions
    • Wasn't really asked any questions except on the application which was a 3 day event.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Merchandiser Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took 4 months - interviewed at Guardsmark in January 2012.

    Interview Details

    video, asked questions, preview of job at a specific location.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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