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Tactical Security Guard - Education

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard

Toronto, ON, CA

Are you ready to suit up?

Reach your daily fitness goals in this  foot patrol guard position at one of Toronto's premiere universities. As a security guard you will impact the lives of others you ensure the safety of students, faculty, and property. ​

If you are looking to develop your skills and experience towards a career in policing, this is the security job for you.​

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive Pay of 20.46 per hr 
  • Full Time 12 hour shifts 
  • Continuous Learning through Gardaworld Campus 
  • Paid on the job training ​
  • GardaWorld Uniform provided at no cost​

What does a Security Guard in Downtown Toronto do?

  • Implement and enforce access control measures to regulate entry to restricted areas.
  • Monitor surveillance systems and employ tactical approaches to identify and address potential security threats.
  • Provide security escorts for individuals or groups, ensuring their safe movement within the premises.
  • React promptly to any signs of potential security risks during escort duties.
  • Respond promptly and efficiently to calls for service, addressing security concerns and emergencies.
  • Follow established protocols and coordinate with relevant authorities as needed.
  • Administer first aid and emergency assistance when required.
  • Stay updated on first aid procedures and maintain readiness to handle medical emergencies.
  • Detect and challenge unauthorized or suspicious persons within the premises.
  • Employ conflict resolution skills and take appropriate actions to ensure the safety and security of the environment.


Qualifications to become a Security Guard in Downtown Toronto

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
  • A valid Ontario Security Guard License and First Aid Card approved by WSIB .
  • Available to work flexible hours, specifically Nights and Days on Continental Rotational schedule.
  • Use of Force Certified (Asset)
  • Ability to commute to the site in Downtown 
  • Applicants must be  legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • There are no specific educational requirements, but a high school diploma or equivalent is typically preferred.
  • Proficiency in English is important, as communication skills are crucial in the role.



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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