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Security Guard, Healthcare

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Toronto, ON, CA

Are you ready to suit up?

We are currently hiring Healthcare Security Guards to work within a healthcare environment to ensure the safety and security of the healthcare facility, staff, patients and visitors in facility that is active 24/7.  As a GardaWorld Healthcare Security Guard, you will act as an ambassador for the Healthcare Facility and GardaWorld using strong communication skills to engage with contacts in a professional manner while ensuring compliance policies and procedures.  

What you’ll be doing

  • Receive and screen visitors to the building reception/lobby areas; explain and enforce guidelines; direct  visitors to appropriate locations; maintain Identification/visitor policies by issuing contractor/vendor/visitor passes; call department and verify approval for visitation; screen and route deliveries to patients and staff
  • Routinely patrol buildings and grounds, examines door, windows and gates to determine that they are secure, to include maintaining the integrity of security-sensitive areas, detect unauthorized individuals and vehicles
  • Maintain proper documentation, file written documentation including Daily Journal, Daily Log, Parking Tickets, etc.) in a timely manner; ensure documentation is correct, concise, clear and complete
  • Write incident reports that comply with rules of discovery, insurance investigations and other site requirements
  • Proactively approach and challenge (in a professional and courteous manner) unauthorized persons for questioning
  • Control situations without injury to patient and staff; use verbal intervention/de-escalation skills, remain calm, exercise judgment and avoid unnecessary physical force and abusive language

What we’re looking for

  • Valid Ontario Security Licence
  • Post secondary education is an asset 
  • Willing and able to perform value added duties within the facility on an as needed basis 
  • Ability to interact with a diverse clientele and manage challenging stituations 
  • Demonstrates adherence to the GardaWorld Security Customer Service Standards for: 
    • professional deportment 
    • communication skills 
    • atttitude 


What we offer

  • Competitive hourly wages up to $20/hour 
  • Online training and opportunities for career advancement 
  • Career path planning and advancement opportunities
  • Medical benefits 


Interested in the Healthcare Security Guard role in Toronto, apply online or submit your resume to fatah.ahmed@garda.com. 






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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