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Tactical Security Guard, Downtown Commercial Security

Business Unit:  Protective Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Edmonton, AB, CA



GardaWorld is currently seeking motivated security professionals with exceptional customer service skills for employment in the commercial high rise sector.


Your mission at GardaWorld:  As a security guard, you will be responsible to provide coverage to ensure the security of people and assets. You will deliver exceptional levels of customer service and work with upmost integrity. Your appearance, attitude and behavior will match GardaWorld’s premium professional standards at all times.



GardaWorld is the largest privately-owned security services company in the world. We are doing more, for more clients, in more places across the globe. We provide security services for Canada’s largest retail, industrial and commercial companies. We work in partnership with our clients to ensure the safety and security of their employees and the public.



We Offer:

* Competitive Wages
* Paid on the job training
* Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance after 90 days of employment
* Career path planning
* Promotion opportunities

* Recognition and Rewards program
* Free uniform
* Ongoing training available



Responsibilities Include:

  • Interior and Exterior patrols
  • Enforce property rules, city bi-laws, and other applicable laws
  • Deter and respond to incidents on property
  • Maintain a presence to ensure the safety and security of all persons on site
  • Communicate regularly with patrons/clients
  • Complete reports and memo book entries on a regular basis
  • Respond to various types of emergencies (fire alarms/elevator entrapments/medical emergencies)
  • Ability to make arrests as required-training provided
  • Work in a variety of settings including but not limited to: special events, commercial properties and retail sites


    Knowledge & Expertise Required:

  • Must have a valid Alberta Security Licence
  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent is a must
  • Valid PPCT Training is required for this position
  • Thorough understanding/knowledge of criminal laws
  • Prior two years of experience is required
  • Excellent English communication skills both written and verbal (candidates will be tested)
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Valid First Aid/CPR is an asset
  • Protect/ Proserve is an asset


    Preference will be given to applicants who possess:

  • Post-Secondary Police Studies Diploma or educational equivalent
  • A Driver’s Licence
  • Clean Driver's abstract (3 years)
  • Access to a reliable vehicle
  • Experience in customer service
  • Ability to work any shift in a 24/7 period
  • Professional deportment
  • Military/Armed forces experience is an asset


    Positions require the applicants to work various rotations in a 24/7 period - Only applicants with full availability will be considered for this opportunity


    Interested? Join our workforce!


    To apply for this position or view other job opportunities please visit the “careers” page of our website at

    we are an equal opportunity employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, handicap disability or any other protected status


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

GardaWorld: Business solutions and security services for a complex world

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 flexible schedules, 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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