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Security Guard, Special Events

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Toronto, ON, CA

Are you ready to suit up?

Are you looking for a job that will take you to the heart of the action? As a security guard in the event industry, you will ensure the safety of participants and the smooth running of events. GardaWorld is looking to hire licensed Security Guards for our Special Events and Projects Team throughout the GTA.

What's in it for you?

  • We offer Pay rates from $18.00 and hour to $30.00 an hour depending on event scheduled & comprehensive health benefits  
  • Uniform provided at no cost
  • Career advancement opportunities in the security field or within the head office 
  • Opportunities to grow alongside GardaWorld 
  • Continuing education through GardaWorld Campus like Use of Force training 

What does a Security Guard in Events do?

  • Ensure the protection of people, assets, and property 
  • Monitor access of entryways and exit points 
  • Conduct preventive surveillance rounds  
  • Point of contact with authorities and emergency services 
  • Screening, crowd control, executive protection, escorts, guard in car coverages, asset protection, black suit/ high end coverages

Qualifications to become a Security Guard for Events

  • Valid Security Guard Licence
  • Valid G/ G2 Licence
  • Valid First Aid Certificate
  • Smart Serve
  • Tactical Experience (6 moths or better)
  • Event Experience (3 months or better)
  • Must have a car and willing to travel to various locations.


  • Crisis intervention certification is an asset but not mandatory.
  • Military experience is certainly an asset but not mandatory.

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 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: Security Guard, Security Officer, Loss Prevention, Security

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