Paragon Security
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Security Guard interviews at Paragon Security

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Paragon Security.

Interview experience

Based on 252 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 249 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 194 interviews
About a day or two

Security Guard interview process at Paragon Security

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 6.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
61%
About a week
23%
About two weeks
7%
More than one month
6%
About a month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
71%
Written test
32%
Phone call/screening
26%
Problem solving exercises
19%
Background check
16%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
5%
They have no interview
4%
Drug test
3%

What candidates say about the interview process at Paragon Security

  • Not Hectic
    Shared on 18 June 2021 - Security Guard, March 2020 - Toronto, ON
  • easy and welcoming
    Shared on 20 May 2021 - Security Guard (Full Time) - GTA, ON
  • Interview comprises questions regarding job duties of a security guard.
    Shared on 19 May 2021 - Security Guard (Full Time) - Mississauga, ON
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Security Guard interview questions at Paragon Security

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • I don't remember on top of my head, but it's basic questions
    Shared on 11 September 2019 - Security Guard - Toronto, ON
  • They ask if your knowledgeable able your powers
    Shared on 24 September 2018 - Security Guard - Niagara, ON

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Security Guard interview tips at Paragon Security

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)36%
  • Formal (business suit)32%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)14%
  • They didn’t have a dress code14%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Paragon Security

  • Anyone who chose to work in Paragon Security must be ready for the lowest remuneration in the industry but the work environment is of high standard.
    Shared on 30 March 2020 - Security Guard - Toronto, ON
  • Show up ready to work with a clean cut
    Shared on 20 June 2019 - Security Guard - Toronto, ON

The first interview at Paragon Security for Security Guard

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In34%
  • Through Indeed24%
  • Recruiter contacted me13%
  • Other10%
  • I called them8%

How candidates received their first interview at Paragon Security

  • Through completing their Basic Security Training
    Shared on 30 June 2020 - Security Guard - Ontario
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