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Pre-Board Screening Officer

Business Unit:  Aviation Services
Career Area:  Airport Security Screening

Ottawa, ON, CA

Pre-Board Screening Officer – Ottawa International Airport (YOW) 



GardaWorld is currently hiring Pre-Board Screening Officers for the Ottawa International Airport in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

If you are looking for a job at the airport where you play a key role in national security, this is the one for you! As a Pre-Board Screening Officer, you will be the last line of defense in ensuring the safety and security of the travelling public. 



What’s in it for you?



  • $23.92/hour - $28.47/hour
  • Comprehensive health benefits    
  • Opportunities to grow alongside GardaWorld - 26% of our frontline employees are promoted to become part of our corporate teams
  • Paid training 
  • Uniform is provided
  • Minimum of 20 hours per week guaranteed with additional hours up to 40 hours per week




What does a Pre-Board Screening Officer in Ottawa do?   


  • Screen the travelling public and their belongings 
  • Ensure non-permitted items do not enter the secure area 
  • Control access to restricted areas   
  • Respond to alarms and report any events, illegal acts or violations   
  • Participate in emergency operations within the airport 



Qualifications to become a Pre-Board Screening Officer in Ottawa?    



  • Must be a Canadian Citizen or a permanent resident 
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)  
  • Have a clean criminal record & eligible to obtain RAIC (security clearance)  
  • 18 years of age or older 
  • Must be located near Ottawa, ON or willing to relocate before starting






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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