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Control Centre Guard - Markham

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Markham, ON, CA

Are you ready to suit up?

If you are seeking a job where you have important responsibilities, this one is for you! As a Control Centre Guard in the commercial sector, you will play a key role in ensuring the safety of workers for some of the biggest brands out there! 

We provide people with growth opportunities. 30% of our frontline employees are promoted to become part of our operation teams. 

Despite the challenges over the last year, we’re growing our ranks in Markham now more than ever! With our wide variety of contracts, we have a position that will accommodate your needs and help you reach your goals. 

What's in it for you?

  • $18.50/h & comprehensive health benefits  
  • We can guarantee 40 hours/week 
  • Uniform provided free of charge 
  • Opportunities to grow alongside GardaWorld 
  • Continuing education through GardaWorld Campus like Use of Force training 

What does a Control Centre Guard in Markham do?

  • Monitor, acknowledge and initiate response to national access control and CCTV alarms and liaison
  • with duty managers to provide emergency support for multiple office locations
  • Read, respond and manage correspondence with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Manage the provisioning of badges in administration system.
  • Coordinate badge activations and terminations in line with notifications from Human Resources.
  • Provide direction to personnel and contractors as needed.
  • Complete online occurrence and incident reports.
  • Respond to all calls to the Staff Emergency Line.
  • Monitor social media and news outlets to initiate front line notifications for any in-country disasters,
  • threats, and/or terrorist activities
  • Professionally represent the Security Team and client while regularly interacting with contractors,
  • visitors, customers and senior management

Qualifications to become a Control Centre Guard in Markham

  • Minimum of one year of experience in physical security and/or graduate of a Law & Security/Police Foundations program or other related discipline
  • Minimum one year experience working in a control room environment or dispatch position
  • Valid Security Guard License and First Aid and CPR certificate
  • Solid understanding of access and security related principles and technology
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and perform in potentially stressful situations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and experience with computers, including proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite programs (i.e. Word, Excel)
  • Knowledge of CCTV Systems, Access Control Systems, & Alarm Monitoring

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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