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Ottawa - Pre-board Screening Officer- YOW

Business Unit:  Aviation Services
Career Area:  Airport Security Screening

Ottawa, ON, CA

 Build your career at GardaWorld Aviation !




GardaWorld Aviation Services is the largest provider of security services to the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA). We deploy specialized security professionals in 28 airports in Canada, protecting the traveling public and enabling smoother and safer cross-border business interactions. Our highly qualified security professionals understand that travel still needs to be a positive experience and know how to respond to challenging situations. The friendly, approachable manner of the GardaWorld team is part of what sets us apart.




With more than 45,000 professionals globally, clients count on us to help them proceed in business and in life with confidence. Our commitment to place integrity first, aspire to higher standards, develop innovative solutions, and provide customer value continues to differentiate us. Garda is one of the most trusted consulting, investigation and security firms in the world, with operations across Canada and the United States, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.


Job description

This is a unique chance to team up with the Garda team, one of the most trusted consulting, investigation and security firms in the world.
Would you like to take up exciting challenges, be part of a growing firm, and team up with dynamic colleagues? Now is the time to join one of the fastest growing companies in security!


We are currently hiring Pre-Board Screening Officers for the Ottawa International Airport, Ontario. 


Responsibilities include but not limited to:



  • Screen the traveling public and their luggage before boarding airplanes to ensure no prohibited items enter the secure area that present a threat to aviation
  • Provide professional customer service to travelling passengers
  • Complete and maintain all training certifications
  • To be a positive representative of GardaWorld at all times






  • Must be a Canadian Citizen or a permanent resident as defined in the Immigration Act with an employment authorization document
  • Must be able to pass a background check and investigation
  • No previous criminal background in which you have not been pardoned for
  • Must have transportation to work during off peak hours
  • Must be available for shift work with a 24/7 availability
  • Must be 18 years and older






  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Bilingual in French and English (preferred)
  • Previous customer service experience, excellent interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail a must, ability to handle stress, great initiative
  • Previous security experience an asset


GardaWorld Aviation is an equal opportunity employer and takes pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status or any other protected status.



Garda offers excellent benefit coverage and a competitive compensation package for the selected candidate.




  • All GardaWorld Security Screening Inc. employees are required to be fully vaccinated with a Health Canada approved COVID-19 vaccine series as a condition of employment. Should you be a successful candidate, you will be required to comply with GardaWorld’s mandatory vaccination policy that is in effect.


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.

Job Segment: Consulting, Technology, Bilingual

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