GardaWorld Cash Services Tactical Security Guard (Christmas Coverage - Edmonton) Job in Edmonton, Alberta

Req Id 65121 - Posted 11/29/2016 - Protective Services - Physical Security - Canada - Alberta - Edmonton

GardaWorld is the largest privately-owned security services company in the world. We are doing more, for more clients, in more places across the globe. We provide security services for Canada’s largest retail, industrial and commercial companies. We work in partnership with our clients to ensure the safety and security of their employees and the public.

Do you want to be a part of a fast growing business? Do you want to work in a collaborative environment that encourages team cooperation? You can make a difference in a company that gives you the complete latitude to deliver the best customer service. Do you want a career that gives you the applicable experience you need to be a Police Officer or equivalent?

GardaWorld is currently hiring licenced professionals for Security Guard positions

Positions require the applicants to work various rotations in a 24/7 period

Responsibilities Include:

  • Interior and Exterior patrols
  • Enforce property rules, city bi-laws, and other applicable laws
  • Deter and respond to incidents on property
  • Maintain a presence to ensure the safety and security of all persons on site
  • Communicate regularly with patrons/clients
  • Complete reports and memo book entries on a regular basis
  • Respond to various types of emergencies (fire alarms/elevator entrapments/medical emergencies)
  • Make arrests as required-training provided
  • Work in a variety of settings including but not limited to: special events, commercial properties, retail, industrial and mobile positions

Knowledge & Expertise Required:

  • Must have a valid Alberta Security Licence
  • Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
  • Prior security experience is desirable
  • Excellent English communication skills both written and verbal (candidates will be tested)
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Thorough understanding/knowledge of applicable laws
  • Valid First Aid/CPR, (or willingness to obtain)

Preference will be given to applicants who possess:

  • Post-Secondary Police Studies Diploma or educational equivalent
  • A Driver’s Licence
  • Access to a reliable vehicle
  • Experience in customer serviceAbility to work any shift in a 24/7 period
  • Professional deportment
  • Military/Armed forces experience

We Offer:

  • Regular wages ranging from $14 to $16/hour
  • Paid on the job training
  • Medical benefits after 90 days
  • Career path planning
  • Promotion opportunities
  • Free uniform
  • Ongoing training available

Interested? Join our workforce!

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

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

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

Job Segment: Police, Armed Security, Security Guard, Security Officer, Security

Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Company: GardaWorld