Careers

Security Guard – Dispatcher 9 Wing Gander

Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
City/Town
Gander
Closing Date
December 2, 2022
Hours
1 Full Time & 2 Casual Positions

THE ROLE

We are hiring for a full time at 9 Wing Gander.

WHO WE ARE

Commissionaires NL is the province’s not-for-profit provider of security, safety, training, and identification services. We are an independent member of Commissionaires Canada, our parent federation employing over 22,000 nationwide. We exist to provide meaningful employment for veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces and RCMP, their families, and anyone else who wants to contribute to the security and well-being of Newfoundland & Labrador. 

We are recognized with global certifications for our exceptional customer service, management standards, and environmental stewardship.

WHAT WE OFFER

A sought-after employer and community partner, we can help you achieve your goals through challenging work, professional development, and career advancement opportunities. We strive to continually improve and leverage technology to support our growing customer base across Newfoundland & Labrador. 

THE BENEFITS:

  • Higher-than-industry pay rates
  • Health & drug benefits for eligible employees
  • Free uniforms and equipment
  • High-quality, formal, and on-job training
  • Advancement opportunities within a large, national organization

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Administer and monitor all alarms
  • Monitoring the MP and Wing FM radios nets
  • Answer all telephones in the dispatch area of the MP Security Control Centre
  • Obtain information required to dispatch MP personnel
  • Input calls for assistance into SAMPIS via TRC (Telephone Reporting Centre)
  • Maintain Key Control and its related duties
  • Action all message traffic and notify all appropriate addresses
  • Issue room keys to transient personnel during silent hours to include receiving funds and issuing receipts
  • Issuance of passes and retention of identification
  • Completion of long term/short-term parking forms and holding of keys for vehicles parked during these periods

WHO WE’RE SEEKING

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Be professional, reliable and recognize the proper chain of command
  • Police Certificate of Conduct
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Government of Canada Secret Security Clearance
  • Driver’s License
  • First Aid Emergency Level (1 Day)
  • Fully Vaccinated 
  • Must have ability to complete: CSOC

QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS:

The selected candidate will be professional and detail driven individual with a strong work ethic and “can do” attitude. Both physical and mental fitness is required. This often involves working in all types of environment conditions at varying times throughout the day or night. 

Key qualifications and skills to be successful include but are not limited to:

  • Mental alertness with ability to:
    • React calmly, quickly, and appropriately in any crisis 
    • Concentrate and remain alert for up to 12 hours 
    • Demonstrate problem-solving and sound judgement
  • Superior attention to detail with very good verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Computer literacy, and/or an aptitude to learn is an asset

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.