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Operations Supervisor - Halifax

Business Unit:  Cash Services
Career Area:  Operations and Administration
Location: 

Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA

Are you a passionate leader and feel like you could be an asset to our team? Make a difference in a company that will allow you to shine.

About GardaWorld

 

GardaWorld is one of the leading Security Solutions companies in Canada. We provide risk management solutions for our clients with a team of security professionals who are highly experienced and qualified.

GardaWorld is currently hiring a Night Supervisor (23:00 - 07:00 subject to change slightly) in Halifax, NS for our Cash Logistics business line:

 

Job description

 

Reporting to the Manager of Operations, your duties will include:

  • Monitor and audit employee and company compliance with current legislation;
  • Participate in disciplinary process or settlements of grievances;
  • Conduct employee training sessions on subjects such as material handling, employee orientation, quality improvement and computer use;
  • Conduct investigations, when necessary,  in cooperation with internal or external agencies to determine causes of transportation accidents and to improve safety procedures;
  • Direct and coordinate the activities of the operations department in order to obtain use of equipment, facilities, and human resources;
  • Monitor spending to ensure that expenses are consistent with approved budgets;
  • Promote safe work activities by conducting safety audits, attending company safety meetings, and meeting with individual staff members;
  • Monitor operations to ensure that staff members comply with administrative policies and procedures, safety rules, union contracts, and government regulations;
  • Collaborate with other supervisors and staff members in order to formulate and implement policies, procedures, goals, and objectives;
  • Implement schedule and policy changes;
  • Serve as contact person for all workers within assigned territories;
  • Direct investigations to verify and resolve customer or shipper complaints;
  • Plan, organize and manage the work of unionized employees within the CBA to ensure that the work is accomplished in a manner consistent with organizational requirements.

 

Requirements

 

  • Be driven by customer and personal service;
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record;
  • Good knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English);
  • Firearm training / license: If none, contingent of passing all necessary security clearance + courses provided;
  • Experience in Cash Services or parcel delivery services an asset;
  • Must be prepared to carry a firearm at all time while on duty;
  • Able to work unsupervised and to direct other employees;
  • Strong capacity to manage unionized employees.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Good decision making skills;
  • Strong critical thinking and active listening;
  • Sense of urgency, outstanding communication and problem solving;
  • Strong teamwork and partnership orientation;
  • Very good sense of leadership, structuring, execution, negotiation and judgment.

 

Interested in the challenge?

 

GardaWorld applies the principles of employment equity. We thank all applicants for their interest in GardaWorld; however we will only contact selected candidates.

Please send all applications/resumes to:

Murray Carey, Branch Manager murray.carey@garda.com

 

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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