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Security Guard, Mobile Patrol

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Fort McMurray, AB, CA

Every day, thousands of Canadians are working to get us through the COVID-19 pandemic, and GardaWorld is at the forefront of this effort. Join us and help us keep our essential Industrial security services open and safe.



We are seeking full-time personnel to work Security Guard Mobile Patrol positions within Fort McMurray.  The successful candidate will work a rotational shift schedule of seven shifts on seven shifts off, with 12 hour shits, consisting of nightshifts, weekdays and weekends.  Daily duties are are conducted during all types of seasonal weather conditions including dusty dry areas.
The successful security guard will demonstrate professionalism, good judgement, exhibit restraint, with the ability to deescalate tense situations. The incumbent requires self-confidence and maturity in the performance of their duties.  

What you’ll be doing

•    Perform daily reports and incident reports
•    Act as first responder during events, alarm response, crisis situations and emergencies.
•    Perform surveillance rounds, being responsible of the protection of the client’s asset(s)
•    Foot Patrol of building and grounds walk, with ability to walk, sit, stand, and climb multiple sets of stairs during a 12-hour shift without becoming excessively tired or unable to perform their duties.
•    Facility Inspections- Exterior and Interior
•    Opening/Closing Services
•    Admit/Egress Service
•    Escort Service
•    Grounding/Static Service
•    Break Relief
•    Respond to clients request in a thoughtful and professional manner
•    Operate a marked GardaWorld mobile vehicle
•    Convey the GardaWorld image to the general public in a very overt and visible manner.

What we offer

•    Competitive hourly wage
•    Variable on-call schedule
•    Complete uniform
•    Career advancement

What we’re looking for

•    High school diploma or equivalent
•    Must be 18 years of age
•    Valid Alberta security guard licence
•    Valid standard first aid - level C (2-day course)
•    Excellent customer service
•    Valid class 5 driver’s license (No GDL’s), with drivers abstract (minimum 5 year clean), candidate expected to complete class 4 drivers license within 6-month probationary period.
•    CSTS and OSSA or BSO or CSO
•    Wildlife Awareness and Fit Testing (training provided)
•    Pass drug and alcohol testing
•    Security experience (1-3 years preferred)
•    Intermediate computer skills required
•    Must reside within  Fort McMurray
•    Must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant
•    Ability to Maintain Confidentiality
•    Mobile patrol guards should demonstrate self-motivation, with ability to follow safety protocols and procedures.
•    Must have excellent personal appearance and hygiene with groomed hair.
•    Friendly customer services with a courteous helpful attitude is mandatory.  


The successful applicant must have the ability to pass an onboarding exam, with excellent spoken and written English language skills.


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 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.