GardaWorld Cash Services Security Guard Retail - Calgary & Area Job in Calgary, Alberta

Req Id 65027 - Posted 11/23/2016 - Protective Services - Physical Security - Canada - Alberta - Calgary

We are currently hiring Security Guard Retail – Calgary & Area

Your mission at GardaWorld:

As a Security Guard - Retail, you are responsible to ensure the security of various Retail companies. We work in partnership with our clients to ensure the safety and security of their employees and the public.

What are the job benefits we offer you?

  • Regular wages ranging from $15 to $17/hour
  • Medical benefits after 90 days
  • Career path planning and advancement opportunities
  • Paid on-the-job training
  • Free uniform
  • Ongoing training available

On a typical day, you will be responsible of:

  • Deter and assist with apprehension of shoplifters at various retail locations
  • Enforce property rules, city bi-laws, and other applicable laws
  • Maintain a presence to ensure the safety and security of all person on site
  • Communicate regularly with patrons/clients
  • Respond to various types of emergencies (fire alarms/elevator entrapment/medical emergencies)
  • Deter and respond to incidents on property
  • Complete reports and memo book entries on a regular basis
  • Compile the necessary reports for court dates
  • Make arrests as required-training provided

You are the ideal candidate for this position because you possess:

  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Alberta Security License
  • Minimum 1-year experience
  • Excellent English communication skills both written and verbal (candidates will be tested)
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Knowledge of the Criminal Code Powers of Arrest section
  • Knowledge of Provincial Trespass to Property Act
  • Ability to stand and walk the floor for a 8 - 12 hour period
  • Ability to be flexible to work various store locations
  • Valid First Aid/CPR, or willingness to obtain
  • Highly organized with the ability to work unsupervised
  • Professional deportment

Interested? Join our workforce!

To apply for this position or view other job opportunities please visit the “careers” page of our website at

Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, GardaWorld is the world’s largest privately owned security services company. We operate across a range of highly focused business solutions including cash services, protective services and aviation services. Over 62,000 highly trained, dedicated professionals serve clients in North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

GardaWorld has great opportunity for personal growth and advancement, fosters a collaborative environment, and encourages team cooperation. You can make a difference in a company that gives you latitude to deliver the best customer service.

We are an equal opportunity employer and take pride in a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, handicap disability or any other protected status.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however we will communicate only with the selected candidates.

Job Segment: Loss Prevention, Security Guard, Security Officer, Security

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Company: GardaWorld