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Security Site Manager – Government House

Province
Newfoundland & Labrador
City/Town
St. John's
Closing Date
May 28, 2024
Hours
Full Time 3:30pm-11:30pm, Shift rotation is 4 days on 2 days off which requires working some weekends.

THE ROLE: 

Commissionaires’ NL provides 24/7 security services to Government House. Government House is the official residence of the Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland & Labrador. We are currently seeking a Site Manager to manage the daily operations of the site.

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:

  • Submitting payroll and scheduling
  • Maintain Commissionaire’s Log Book
  • Briefing and training of new Commissionaires on their duties and responsibilities
  • Keeping up to date on personnel files and noting expiry dates on First Aid and Security Clearances
  • PER’S – completed yearly
  • Interior and exterior foot patrols
  • Monitor Security Cameras
  • Follow protocol
  • Be available after hours to provide support to staff if needed

WHO WE’RE SEEKING

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Be aged 19 or older
  • Be professional, reliable and recognize the proper chain of command
  • Submit a comprehensive resume with your application
  • Be required to complete First Aid at the Emergency Level (1 Day) 
  • Be able to communicate effectively in English 
  • Must have Valid Driver’s License
  • Have a clear criminal record check 

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 
    • Communicate observed characteristics/behaviours 
    • Demonstrate problem-solving and sound judgement
  • Superior attention to detail with very good verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills

READY TO JOIN US?

Commissionaires NL is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applicants from equity seeking communities to self-identify.

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