Pros: easy to learn job, good pay
Cons: healthcare was not good, no paid vacation time or sick leave, mandated to work outside your scheduled shift
A typical work day you would respond to burglar alarm activations, answer telephone calls, input call information into the computer, answered radio traffic.
I've learned a lot about alarms, which I had no experience with when I started.
Management does not care about their employees. They only care about having warm bodies to do the work. They enable – more... other employees to treat co-workers poorly.
Co-workers went out of their way to get other co-workers in trouble that they didn't like, even as far as getting them fired.
Hardest part of the job is management and seeing how co-workers treat others.
Most enjoyable part of the job is the pay. – less