You're using an older version of Internet Explorer that is no longer supported. Please update your browser.
Paladin Security

Experienced Security Guard (Security)

Calgary, AB
Full Time
4 days ago

Paladin Security: Making the World a Safer and Friendlier Place!

Do you have superior customer service skills and a passion for helping people? Are you able to think quickly on your feet and defuse difficult situations? Your track record of handling a great deal of responsibility combined with your varied life experience and enthusiasm for a job well done make you an ideal candidate for our team! The Paladin Difference starts with our guards; we're the best because we hire the best. We believe in promoting from within, respecting people and their differences, providing high quality service and always having fun! If you think you have what it takes to join our team, we want to meet you!

Job Skills / Requirements

Job Description:
Experienced Security Guards work in a variety of different commerical settings. This job is physically demanding due to the size of the buildings and the amount of patrolling required. This job requires applicants to be able to work both day and overnight shift rotations (0700-1900 or 1900-0700). This position requires the successful candidate to have minimum one year experience in Security.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide exceptional customer service and assistance, and sustain effective relationships with clients and patrons
  • Conduct proactive patrols to ensure safety and address policy breaces, and note any concerns
  • Attend and investigate security alarms and emergencies in a timely and professional manner
  • De-escalate crisis situations, provide support, and liaise with emergency personnel including: police, fire and paramedic resources
  • Exercise crowd control and evict trespassers
  • Write clear and detailed reports including incident, emergency, liability, and day to day reports
  • Provide first aid and medical response when required
  • Utilize two way radios and computer applications to communicate site activities
  • Handle lost and found items and inquiries

Job Requirements:
  • Hold a valid Alberta security license, or the ability to obtain one
  • Superior communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Superior customer service skills
  • Exception observational skills
  • Ability to make immediate decisions, while maintaining composure in emergency response situations, with minimal supervision
  • Ability to walk 20-25km and stairs
  • At least one year's experience in Security
  • Experience in commerical/high rise settings would be considered an asset

Education Requirements (Any)

High School Diploma/GED

Certification Requirements (Any)

Valid Alberta Security License
Management of Aggressive Behaviour (MOAB)
Valid Class 5 Drivers License
Standard First Aid, CPR Level C

Additional Information / Benefits

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants that are short listed will be contacted for an interview.

Benefits: Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Paid Holidays

This job reports to the Client Service Manager

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift, 2nd Shift, 3rd Shift, Weekends.
Law Enforcement and Security