AWIC interviewed different local professionals for an inside look into their work. You can learn more about Security guards and related security service occupations (NOC 6541 ) through a detailed Career Profile.
Screen people who would like to come into Algoma health building to make sure they are COVID free and also guard the covid vaccine at times.
High school and had to pass the security guard exam.
I have worked in the field for 4 years. I enjoy people and have learned patience working in this field.
I have people skills and have learn how to read people. Also, patience as some people ask a lot of questions.
Patience with people.
Working with great group of people.
It is that people don’t want to listen to the questions we need to ask and they sometimes will get mad that they have to answer questions. I remember not to take it personally.
It is a great place to work and can be very rewarding career choice.
It has made everything much slower.
To me not much has changed as I always screened people. I try to keep myself safe from people who could be sick.
We are the some of the front line workers and we are to keep the other workers safe.
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