Working From Home

Q: What equipment and resources will I need to work from home?

A: The following list of basic requirements are necessary for success:

  • Candidates must reside in the U.S.
  • Approved, private and secure work space
  • Personal computer with dual monitors, webcam, video & sound
  • Anti-virus software configured to automatically update
  • USB headset with a noise canceling microphone
  • High-speed, direct internet access (no wireless)
  • UPS battery back-up power supply

Important Requirements For Remote Work

To ensure a productive and safe home office setup, it’s essential to create a space that mirrors a professional office environment. Your workspace should be a dedicated, private area like a spare bedroom, designed to minimize distractions and noise from household activities. It should be well-lit, ventilated, and ergonomically set up to accommodate your workstation and equipment safely.

You’ll need to ensure that your work area is organized, free from hazards such as loose cords or clutter, and equipped with necessary safety features like smoke detectors and fire extinguishers.

Additionally, maintaining secure and proper storage for files and equipment will safeguard against damage and unauthorized access, keeping your work and data protected.