Is security guard work boring and underpaid?

What do security officers do, are they underpaid, is it boring and what kit do they have?

Asked By: Dean H - 5/17/2008
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Yes, and no. Private security includes (but is not limited to) guarding gates, screening passengers and cargo, store detectives, bodyguards, loss prevention, and building/lobby security. You can make it as boring as you want to, but then your pay is usually comensurate with you performance. Highly skilled... More
Answered By: Gerry A - 5/17/2008
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It is upto you. Security Guard is a respectable post. You have powers but you have lot of responsibility and duty. But is only upto you. Some people like to be best dressed in security dress with hat over their head and revolving in their hand. Really they look smart. Certainly if one is faithful, he has a good... More
Answered By: dev k - 5/17/2008
when i was a security guard at Pitts scaife hall, there would be 2 of us, every other hour you walk the floor and make sure evrything is golden, and when you werent you were sitting at a desk doing whatever you wanted, that was bacl in '03 and we were gettin paid $8 an hour, which isnt bad, but not enough, and... More
Answered By: yates.1500 - 5/17/2008
Yes, it is. And that dangerous.
Answered By: chikaomi a monkey - 5/17/2008
Answered By: joseph b - 5/17/2008
Depends on the person really. If likes the job of a security guard then why not but if he prefer other jobs like construction and merchandizing stuff then security guard for him is not a welcome sight... More
Answered By: nice_n_easy - 5/17/2008
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