IKEA Full-time Safety and Security Agent in Canada


Based in our Customer Distribution Centre (CDC) in Mississauga,Ontario, this exciting hands-on role contributes to the excellence in daily running operations. To ensure a healthy, safe and secure environment for co-workers and visitors as well as to maintain compliance with internal IKEA demands and external legal demands.

YOUR ASSIGNMENT*Your tasks will include:*

  • Ensure a safe and secure environment for co-workers and visitors through training, audits, inspections and follow ups.
  • Meet IKEA’s intended level of Safety & Security by achieving positive results during SecCheck and insurance inspections.
  • Maintain OHSA compliance programs and Loss Prevention audits for the site to ensure that all security, safety, emergency systems and procedures are operational to guarantee that IKEA’s co-workers, the IKEA brand and assets are protected.
  • Work in partnership with the management team regarding sensitive issues, including but not limited to, harassment, co-worker misconduct, and information security.
  • Communicate, create awareness, coach, and train co-workers to ensure that IKEA intended level of health, safety and security are known and implemented.
  • Ensure an effective incident handling and reporting process is applied, and that incidences are analyzed, followed and preventative actions are implemented.
  • To ensure compliance with IKEA Group Risk Manual, IKEA Rules and Guidelines and national/local legal demands.
  • Contribute to an environment where IKEA culture is a strong and living reality that embraces the diversity of co-workers. YOUR PROFILE*Your knowledge, skills and experience include:*

  • Working experience in Safety and Loss Prevention or equivalent working experience

  • Proven knowledge of relevant health, safety and security policies and standards, accident prevention and federal/local regulatory compliance.
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.
  • First Aid, disaster response experience and CPR certification.
  • Interview and interrogation capabilities.
  • Security monitoring and alarm equipment experience.
  • Be a dynamic, action oriented team player that is self-motivated and confident in making independent decisions
  • A clear understanding of, and a passion for IKEA values and principles
  • Use creative problem solving skills in conjunction with IKEA’s core values
  • Computer literacy: Word, Excel, and Power point
  • University degree in Risk Management or closely related field desired. YOUR WORKPLACE

  • Fast-paced distribution environment with a co-worker base of 200+.

GROWING TOGETHERIKEA offers an exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. And as the world’s leader at life at home, you have exceptional opportunities to grow and develop together with us.

Additional Information : This is a full time position. The successful candidate must be available mornings, evenings and weekends.

Job Title: Full-time Safety and Security Agent

Location: Toronto (Mississauga)

Country: Canada

Work Area: Security

Full Time - Part Time: Full Time

Job Type: Regular

Job ID: 267321BR

Removal Date: 12/12/2016