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Tactical Security Guard, Retail

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Toronto, ON, CA North York, CA

Are you ready to suit up?

We are looking for Tactical Security Guards with Use of Force Training to work in the retail sector with our client in the North York and Toronto areas. As a member of the GardaWorld team, your primary role is to ensure the safety and security of client assets, tenants and visitors to the assignment area in a professional and courteous manner.                                                                           

What you’ll be doing

  • Perform patrols on foot
  • Provide excellent customer service to everyone on the property
  • Work closely with the retail services as well as with the emergency services when appropriate
  • Assist visitors, guests and the staff with respect to safety, requests for directions, escorts, package transportation, lost vehicles, etc.
  • Apply property rules and regulations in a fair and responsible manner
  • Write daily and incident reports
  • Intervene during medical emergencies and provide first aid
  • Be prepared to respond to situations of crime, urgency and disturbance 
  • Answer and follow up on phone calls received by the security service

What we offer

  • Hourly rate is $16.50
  • Diverse benefits plan
  • Positive and dynamic environment
  • On-the-job paid training
  • Opportunity for advancement in the security industry
  • Complete uniform

What we’re looking for

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Possession of a valid provincial security guard licence
  • First aid Level C and CPR certification
  • Use of Force/Tactical Training is mandatory (NVCI, use of force, handcuffing)
  • Availability to work rotating shifts
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Available to work shift work, including weekends and overnight as required
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment under stressful situations
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team environment
  • Knowledge of criminal, provincial and federal laws as they pertain to the security industry



If you are interested in the Tactical Security Guard, Retail position please feel free to send your resume to nazan.vekar@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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