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Security Guard - Educational Setting (Ottawa) Job

Date: May 16, 2016

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Company: GardaWorld

Req Id 15463 - Posted 12/22/2015 - Protective Services - Physical Security - Canada - Ontario - Ottawa

Location: Ottawa, Ontario

Employment type: Full-Time/Part-Time

Salary: $13.00 per hour, based on qualifications, performance and contractual obligations. Access to benefits, pension and medical coverage available

Access to public transportation is available

Job Summary:

Your primary role is to ensure the safety and security of client holdings, tenants and visitors to the assignment area in a professional, courteous manner.

Conduct foot patrols

Respond to complaints, emergencies and other types of calls for service

Enforce client and site rules and regulations

Liaison with tenants, guests and clients

Liaison with external partners and agencies

Provide customer service information and awareness

Report writing and detailed note taking

Central Responsibilities:

- Provide uniformed, physical security to an educational institution

- Maintain a positive, productive work environment through positive teamwork

- Conduct daily functions of the security unit, including patrols, responding to calls for service, report writing and note taking

Candidates must demonstrate the following in order to be considered for this position:

- Strong oral and written communications skills in both official languages (English, French)

- Post secondary education in security management and or police foundations or relevant work experience within the security industry

- High school diploma

- First aid certification

- Possession of a valid Ontario security guard license

- Demonstrated leadership roles in past employment

- Strong customer service skillsets

- Available to work shift work, including weekends and possible overnights as required

- Advanced knowledge of criminal, provincial and federal laws as they pertain to the security industry

- Strong understanding of use of force and powers of arrest within the scope of the security industry

- Strong understand of security concepts, including CPTED, CCTV, life safety systems and access control systems

- Computer skillsets including composing emails, report writing and other clerical functions

- Strong understanding of evidence and scene management

- Ability to exercise sound judgement under stressful situations

- Ability to understand and protect confidential information

- Ability to work independently as well as within a team environment

Garda Canada Security Corp. is committed to Employment Equity and encourages the equitable participation of all Canadians. If your application is retained and you require any special accommodations during the selection process, please advise us. The personal information provided in your application is protected under the Privacy Act

We thank all applicants for their interest in Garda Canada Security Corp. However, only those who are selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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