Security Guard, Retail

  • Whelan Security
  • 490 Sussex Dr, Ottawa, ON K1N 1G8, Canada
  • 08 Apr, 2021

Job Description

Are you ready to suit up?

We are looking for security guards to work in the retail sector. As a member of the GardaWorld team, your primary role is to ensure the safety and security of client assets, tenants and visitors to the assignment area in a professional and courteous manner.

What you’ll be doing

Perform patrols on foot Provide excellent customer service to everyone on the property Work closely with the mall services as well as with the emergency services when appropriate Assist visitors, guests and the renter's staff with respect to safety, requests for directions, escorts, package transportation, lost vehicles, etc. Apply property rules and regulations in a fair and responsible manner Write daily and incident reports Intervene during medical emergencies and provide first aid Be prepared to respond to situations of crime, urgency and disturbance occurring at the store Facilitate access to authorized persons to restricted areas Answer and follow up on phone calls received by the security service Monitor the fire alarm system and fire extinguisher system

What we offer

Competitive wages Diverse benefits plan Positive and dynamic environment On-the-job paid training Opportunity for advancement in the security industry Complete uniform

What we’re looking for

High school diploma or equivalent Possession of a valid provincial security guard licence First aid and CPR certification Availability to work rotating shifts Strong customer service skills Strong oral and written communication skills Available to work shift work, including weekends and overnight as required Ability to exercise sound judgment under stressful situations Ability to work independently as well as part of a team environment Knowledge of criminal, provincial and federal laws as they pertain to the security industry



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