Work wellbeing score is 68 out of 100
3.3 out of 5 stars.
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First Protection Services, Inc. Careers and Employment

Work wellbeing

Results based on 32 responses to Indeed's work wellbeing survey.
Work wellbeing score is Below average, 68 out of 100


How enjoyable people find their day-to-day life at work
Below average


How meaningful people find their work


How manageable people find their work stress
Below average


How content people feel with the way things are at work
Below average

About the company

  • Company size
    11 to 50
  • Revenue
    $1M to $5M (USD)
  • Industry
  • Headquarters
  • Link
    First Protection Services, Inc. website
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Salary estimated from 277 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed.

Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 38 reviews and is evolving.

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Security Officer in Augusta, ME
on January 13, 2022
I find that changes have been improved. The benefits could be better. However my management works with me to help me improve my skills. If I have a question there is always someone who is willing to lead me in the right direction. Every company has flaws but this one seems to want to change some of theirs.
Private Security Officer in Scarborough, ME
on October 14, 2023
Typically 12+ hour shifts, some of the shift leaders are cool some are not. Management is cool depending who you are. Some locations suck, and you'll get stuck there even if you say you don't like it at that location. Have to wait for coworkers to relieve you of your shift, sometimes they'll be late by a few hours.
Security Officer in Portland, ME
on January 5, 2023
You only get four hours of "training" of a site which can be a lot of info or not enough to understand task. Most of the time you're learning things on your own. You deal with people who are mentally ill without any sort of protection if you were in a bad situation on site. You work alone, so if something happened no one would know until next shift change depending on location. They say no experie...
Armed Security Officer in Augusta, ME
on October 17, 2021
I was in charge of securing a National Guard base while employed there. The soldiers I worked for were very nice people, I loved working where I was at, but in the end, the part that made me want to leave was due to broken promises, I was made to feel that our group was very important to the overall company, and when the time came closer to acknowledge it, the company made their point very clear a...
Security Officer in Portland, ME
on September 24, 2021
I have worked for several security companies since 1997 and here at First Protection I am treated with respect and dignity. The supervisors work hard right alongside their officers and work hard to respond to and resolve any issues that might arise. Keep up the good work.

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  • Security Officer3.3 out of 5 stars.
  • Patrol Officer2.0 out of 5 stars.
  • Security Guard2.7 out of 5 stars.
  • Armed Security Officer3.0 out of 5 stars.
  • Corporal3.0 out of 5 stars.
  • Armed Guard3.5 out of 5 stars.

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