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Concierge Security Guard - Financial Institution Job

Date: Sep 2, 2017

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Company: GardaWorld

Req Id 68801 - Posted 09/12/2017 - Protective Services - Physical Security - Canada - British Columbia - Vancouver

Concierge Security Guard – Financial Institution

We are currently hiring As a Concierge Security Guard in the Vancouver

As a Concierge Security Guard you’ll play an important role in ensuring our client's safety and security. You will use your communication and interpersonal skills paired with the ability to remain calm under pressure, to think quickly on your feet and maintain a professional manner.

Our protective services protect people, property and reputation of more than 5000 customers in over 140 cities in Canada.

What are the job benefits we offer you?

* Wages starting at $13.00
* Paid on the job training
* Career path planning
* Promotion opportunities
* Free uniform
* Medical benefits after 90 days
* Ongoing training available

On a typical day, you will be responsible of

* Interior and exterior patrols
* Deterring and responding to incidents on property
* Maintaining a presence to ensure the safety and security of all persons on site
* Communicating with patrons/clients
* Completing reports and memo book entries
* Responding to various types of emergencies (fire alarms/elevator entrapments/medical emergencies)
* Maintain complete, accurate and up to date, patrol notes, and incident reports.
* Maintain constant surveillance of assigned areas providing maximum visibility

Ideal candidate must have:

* A valid BC Security License
* Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
* Prior security experience

Skills Required

* Superior customer service orientation with the ability to work within a professional office environment
* Basic computer skills such as reading and analysing e-mail, documents and forms
* Highly experienced and capable to using specialized electronic security system to include access control, alarm monitoring, security video, and visitor management system
* Capable to conducting specialized tasks unsupervised that requires specific training, such as x-ray machine, vapour trace unit, fingerprinting operations, biometric enrolment.etc.
* Capable of managing telephonic phone system, and providing clerical support by maintaining documents, spreadsheets, and database
* Ability to work with the public and deal with conflict resolution
* A positive and professional attitude
* Ability to assess and evaluate situations
* Must be willing to participate in emergency response training

Interested? Join our workforce!

To apply for this position or view other job opportunities please visit the “careers” page of our website at

GARDAWORLD is the largest privately-owned security services company in the world. We are doing more, for more clients, in more places across the globe. We provide security services for Canada’s largest retail, industrial and commercial companies. We work in partnership with our clients to ensure the safety and security of their employees and the public.

We are an equal opportunity employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, handicap disability or any other protected status.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however we will communicate only with the selected candidates.

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