Job: OFA 2 Security Officer – #EC-VAN

  • Date Posted: July 17, 2017
  • Closing Date: August 31, 2017
  • Location: Vancouver
  • Hours of Work: Casual
  • Salary/Wage: Competitive



As BC’s largest security organization, Commissionaires BC, provides comprehensive security solutions that integrate highly trained people and technology. We are dedicated to providing employment for Canadians with varied backgrounds, including responsible citizens, students, and ex-servicemen.

Key responsibilities

  • Provide superior customer service to clients and general public
  • Provide access control and issue out passes as required
  • Surveillance of people, property, buildings and equipment
  • Conduct safe escorts of personnel on request (inside and/or outside of the property)
  • Patrol the grounds and property as scheduled, on foot
  • Act as a line of emergency response and provide first aid to all employees in a prompt, easily accessible and appropriate manner
  • Monitor and log all deliveries
  • Manage the lost and found property department
  • Answer phone and transfers calls to appropriate parties
  • Report all incidences to the Site Supervisor and provide investigation reports

Required Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • OFA level 2 certification or higher
  • Must hold valid Enhanced Security Clearance through the VPD
  • Hold a valid BC Security License
  • Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public
  • Fluent English (written, verbal and reading)
  • Intermediate computer skills would be an asset with proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Positive attitude with professional demeanour
  • Excellent attention to detail to fulfill job duties and incident report writing
  • Excellent problem solving skills and ability to handle emergency situations in a calm and professional manner
  • Ability to work independently and make sound decisions in varying situations
  • Physically fit and able to stand for long periods
  • Able to work in a range of weather conditions