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Security Guard, Health Care

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Peterborough, ON, CA

Are you ready to suit up?

You can help make hospitals a safer place for kids, families and staff.  We are currently hiring Security Guards to provide a physical presence, monitoring, and assistance to clinical staff within a mental health intake area

What you’ll be doing

  • Observing and monitoring assigned patients as per site requirements
  • Undertake site specific training, follow direction, and take guidance from shift supervisor
  • Follow Post Orders for location
  • Demonstrate judgment, common sense and decision-making ability, particularly when required to participate in patient interventions while taking direction from clinical staff
  • Verbal de-escalation of agitated persons; physical interventions where required
  • Meticulous Record Keeping, Report Writing, Observation skills
  • Other duties as required/ assigned

What we offer

  • Medical benefits after 90 days
  • Full uniform
  • Career path planning and advancement opportunities
  • Full site training
  • Ongoing online training available

What we’re looking for

  • Valid Ontario Security Guard License (required)
  • Police Foundations / Protection, Security & Investigations Diploma (preferred)
  • 6 months security experience (preferred)
  • Excellent communication, teamwork, and customer service skills
  • High school diploma or equivalence
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • 24/7 availability
  • Ability to interact with a diverse clientele
  • Have a keen sense of observation and responsibility
  • Demonstrate professionalism at all times and exceptional customer service
  • Demonstrate good judgment and team spirit
  • Ability to respond appropriately in emergency situations

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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