Careers

Security Guard – Medicine Hat

Province
Alberta

Commissionaires is a not-for-profit provider of security services that operates across the nation. There are now 15 divisions representing all the provinces of Canada and three territories. Commissionaires Southern Alberta is responsible for providing professional security services for Calgary, Red Deer, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, and Suffield. We have protected people and property for public and private sector clients from coast to coast for more than 90 years.

As part of our ever-expanding work force, we are looking for Security Guards in Medicine Hat and surrounding Area to work on a variety of different sites for Casual, Part-Time, and Full-Time positions.

Job Description

As part of our ever-expanding work force, we are looking for Security Guards in Medicine Hat and surrounding Area to work on a variety of different sites for Casual, Part-Time, and Full-Time positions.

Act as a Security Guard to ensure the safety and security of establishment clients and control access to safeguard premises while providing excellent customer service.

Duties and Responsibilities

· Control access to establishments, issues passes if required and direct or escort visitors

· Patrol assigned areas on foot or in vehicles to guard against theft, vandalism and fire

· Enforce regulations of an establishment in order to maintain security and resolve conflicts

· Operate security control-room equipment to monitor establishment

· Use computers and other devices to communicate with others

· Use clear and concise radio and emergency procedures to relay pertinent information

· Ensure that established safety and emergency procedures are followed and respond to fire alarms, bomb threats and other emergencies

Functional requirements

· Must be 18 years of age

· Must hold valid Alberta Security Services License

· Fluent in English to Level 5 of Canadian Language Benchmark

· First Aid

Skills requirements

· Must be able to adjust job priorities

· Some knowledge of Microsoft Office

· Strong customer service skills

Working Conditions

· Work 8/10/12 hour shifts, starting any time of the day/week/year

· May be exposed to prolonged periods of walking, sitting or standing

· May be employed indoors or outdoors in periods of inclement weather

· Climbing or descending stairs

This list is not all-inclusive and other business requirements may be included to which the incumbent will be obliged to perform.

Commissionaires’ values the diversity of our workforce and respects its employees as individuals, regardless of race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, gender, and age.

Applicants must submit a cover letter along with their resume indicating how their experiences meet these requirements.

We thank you for your interest but only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.