Job: Security Officer – #0006 - CCC

  • Date Posted: January 18, 2016
  • Closing Date:
  • Location: Chilliwack
  • Hours of Work: Full-Time and Casual; Mornings, Evenings, Graveyards
  • Salary/Wage:

OVERVIEW

Full Time position – Afternoons and Graveyard Shifts: 14:00-22:00 and 22:00-06:00

Casual positions – Days, Afternoons and Graveyard Shifts: 06:00-14:00, 14:00-22:00 and 22:00-06:00

  • Performing internal patrols and conducting daily resident counts;
  • Maintaining applicable logs and passing on data with any applicable reports;
  • Proactively responding and resolving emergency situations and conflicts.
  • Responsible for official visitor and resident logs, resident count sheets, inmate sign in and out sheets
  • Clearly writing daily logs and reporting of all incidents
  • Enforcing and maintaining inmate curfews
  • Effectively communicating problems or concerns to the Site Supervisor
  • Excellent multi-tasking, problem solving, prioritizing and organizational abilities
  • Maintaining ongoing knowledge of and perform all duties with high safety standards

Required Skills, Knowledge & Abilities

  • To be successful you must have resided in Canada for the last five years and not been out of the country for more than six months at a time in order to complete required security clearances.
  • Have demonstrated interest and experience in serving the public.
  • Completion of Occupational First Aid Level 1.
  • Valid BC Driver’s license required.
  • Proficiency in MS Office and experience working on computers.
  • Fluent English written, verbal and reading skills.
  • Positive attitude with professional demeanour and strong interpersonal/customer service skills.
  • 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.