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Casual Dispatcher, National Operations Center - $16.50/hr

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Operations and Administration

Mississauga, ON, CA

About GardaWorld 


GardaWorld is one of the leading companies of Canada’s Security Solutions. We provide risk management solutions for our clients with a team of security professionals, which are highly experienced & qualified.


The Dispatcher position is situated in the Operations Centre working in a potential fast pace environment with varying levels of stress depending on the activity level dictated by business demands. In this position you will be required to respond to telephone inquiries from clients and staff at other Garda branches across the country.  You will ensure requests for services for national clients are processed and directed to the appropriate branch for service. You will ensure all requests are processed in a timely manner to ensure a high quality of service is provided and maintained to the national clients.


Dispatcher duties will include:

  • Ensure that alarm dispatches received from the monitoring company or the client are processed via alarm response and dispatched to the appropriate region.
  • Participate in cross training on other duties/ responsibilities and functions of other positions/assignments with the Operations Centre.
  • Able to assist other control centers in daily operations, ie: clarification of alarm (current or history), using appropriate sub-company for dispatches.
  • Act as the liaisons between mobile and mobile director/manager.
  • Ensure alarms are dispatched accordingly to meet with SLA (Service Level Agreement) standards.
  • Issue parking permits to tenants.
  • Participate on any online courses mandated by Garda Head Office
  •  Investigate any reports requested by Billing Department, Monitoring Company and Client
  • Action any emails that require mobile response.


Dispatcher Qualfications:

  • Operate and contribute to a positive work environment in a team environment
  • Able to work independently and using available resources.
  • Strong communication skills written and verbal.
  • Strong organizational skills to ensure goals are met.
  • Computer skills ability to use Microsoft office suite of programs with efficiency as well as e mail and efficiency in operation of the National Service Desk program; G Track  in order to create service tickets.
  • Ability and willingness to cross train in other positions and functions (Dispatch, Scheduling) which operate within the operations centre.





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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