Job: Security Officer – Reserve Division – #SO-LML-RES

  • Date Posted: March 1, 2017
  • Closing Date:
  • Location: Lower Mainland
  • Hours of Work: Days, evenings, graveyards
  • Salary/Wage:

OVERVIEW

  • Provide superior customer service to clients and general public
  • Conduct security patrols of assigned buildings and provide access control
  • Proactively respond and resolve emergency situations and conflicts
  • Complete  evacuation and emergency response procedures
  • Clearly write daily logs and reports of all incidents.
  • Effectively communication problems or concerns to the Site Supervisor.
  • Possess excellent multi-tasking, problem solving, prioritizing and organizational abilities
  • Maintain 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
  • Hold a valid BC Security License and Occupational First Aid Level 1 or be willing to complete training and testing
  • 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
  • Ability to work independently and make sound decisions in varying situations.
  • Willingness to work shifts ranging from 8 hours to 12 hours, rotating days, afternoons and nights as required by client site.
  • Able to stand for long periods and able to work in a range of weather conditions throughout shift including working indoors and outdoors.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience working with computers plus other office equipment such as fax and photocopiers preferred
  • Valid BC Driver’s license is an asset
  • Minimum 19 years of age, High School diploma
  • Fluency  in French (verbal and written)  is an asset