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Summer Events and Casual Security Guard - Barrie ON.

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Barrie, ON, CA Orillia, ON, CA Bradford, CA, L3Z 2A4

Are you ready to suit up?

If you want to be at the centre of some of  The Region's biggest events - this is the job for you! GardaWorld is looking for multiple security guards to join our team to work long weekend events throughout the Spring and Summer.  This role will see you patrolling beautiful locations, making sure events run smoothly and safely. Successful applicants will have previous experience in a customer service role, with previous security experience seen as an asset.  Applicants will also need to be able to showcase excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as motivation for applying and working in a security role.  In order to progress to the hiring stage, our event and floater guards must agree to work at least one shift every two weeks and have open availability during holiday weekends when our events take place. 

These holiday weekends are as follows:

1. May 18th-20th

2. June 9th - July 1st

3. August 3rd- 5th

4. August 31st - September 2nd 

Pay Rates between $17.00 - $20.00 + sat. pay where applicable

What's in it for you?

  • We offer competitive wages & comprehensive health benefits  

  • Uniform provided free of charge 

  • Career advancement opportunities in the security field or within the head office 

  • Opportunities to grow alongside GardaWorld 

  • Continuing education through GardaWorld Campus like Use of Force training 

  • Guaranteed Hours with the option of picking up extra shifts

What does a Security Guard in Barrie do?

  • Ensure the protection of people, assets, and property 

  • Provide excellent customer service to Recreation Centre patrons

  • Monitor access of entryways and exit points 

  • Conduct preventive surveillance rounds  

  • Point of contact with authorities and emergency services 

Qualifications to become a Security Guard in Barrie

  • A valid Ontario Security Guard License and First Aid card 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • A sound understanding of material contained in ministry mandated 40 Hour security guard training

  • Demonstrated customer service skills

  • Available to work schedule described in Job Description

  • Be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions (cold, heat, rain) 

  • Have a clear criminal background 

  • Be eligible to work in Canada

GardaWorld: Make the world a safer place

GardaWorld is a global leader in the security industry, offering a wealth of opportunity to individuals looking to gain experience and develop professionally in a growing industry. We offer diverse work assignments spanning multiple industries, and training and career advancement opportunities. We embrace diversity and welcome newcomers, women, students, retirees, reservists, veterans, and more to join our team, as we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, we will communicate only with the selected candidates.

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