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Security Guard, Industrial Casual

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Fort McMurray, AB, CA

Join a team rich in diversity, respect, and growth to make the world a safer place for families, communities, and businesses. At GardaWorld, we take our security responsibility seriously and strive to inspire trust.  Interested in an enriching and meaningful career? Join our ranks!


As a security guard in the industrial sector, you will have to ensure impeccable customer service, control the access of the establishment, escort workers in certain departments and many other tasks.

The candidate for this position is required to reside in Fort McMurray, transportation from Fort McMurray to the Industrial site is provided. Security personnel are expected to diligently follow safety protocols, instructions, policies and procedures. Security personnel should always demonstrate a work safe attitude.

What you’ll be doing

  • Security guards will monitor badging-in/out process to ensure site security and protection of assets
  • Foot patrol throughout building and lodge facilities
  • Conduct pedestrian bag searches and vehicle searches
  • Camera surveillance of access gates and parking barriers
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Manage contractor access as well as access cards
  • Perform daily reports and incident reports
  • Act as first responder during events, crisis situations and emergencies
  • Perform surveillance rounds


What we offer

  • Competitive Medical and Dental Benefits package.
  • Competitive hourly wage
  • Variable on-call schedule
  • Complete uniform
  • Career advancement

What we’re looking for

Required Qualifications

GardaWorld is seeking casual personnel to work Industrial projects within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.  The candidate is expected to work a rotational shift schedule of 6 on 6 off, consisting of nightshifts, weekdays and weekends.  Transportation from Fort McMurray to Industrial site is provided.

  • 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)
  • Valid class 5 driver’s license (No GDL’s), with drivers abstract (minimum 5 year clean)
  • CSTS and OSSA or BSO or CSO
  • Wildlife Awareness and Fit Testing
  • Pass drug and alcohol testing
  • Must be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant
  • Must reside within the RMWB
  • Intermediate computer skills required
  • At ease working as a team and offering excellent customer service

The successful applicant must be physically fit, have the ability to pay attention to detail, adhere to a tight deadline, ability to pass an onboarding exam, with excellent spoken and written English language skills, have above average customer service skills and have sound decision making 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.

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