Security Guard 1

GardaWorld - Niagara Falls, ON (30+ days ago)

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We are looking for security guards to work in the retail sector. As a member of the GardaWorld team, your primary role is to ensure the safety and security of client assets, tenants and visitors to the assignment area in a professional and courteous manner.

What you’ll be doing
Perform patrols on foot, by bicycle and by car
Provide excellent customer service to everyone on the property
Work closely with the mall services as well as with the emergency services when appropriate
Assist visitors, guests and the renter's staff with respect to safety, requests for directions, escorts, package transportation, lost vehicles, etc.
Apply property rules and regulations in a fair and responsible manner
Write daily and incident reports
Intervene during medical emergencies and provide first aid
Be prepared to respond to situations of crime, urgency and disturbance occurring at the mall
Facilitate access to authorized persons to restricted areas
Direct car traffic on the property, if necessary
Monitor closed circuit cameras (if applicable) to ensure proper operation of the shopping center
Answer and follow up on phone calls received by the security service
Monitor the fire alarm system and fire extinguisher system
What we offer
Competitive wages
Diverse benefits plan
Positive and dynamic environment
On-the-job paid training
Opportunity for advancement in the security industry
Complete uniform
What we’re looking for
High school diploma or equivalent
Possession of a valid provincial security guard licence
First aid and CPR certification
Availability to work rotating shifts
Strong customer service skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Available to work shift work, including weekends and overnight as required
Ability to exercise sound judgment under stressful situations
Ability to work independently as well as part of a team environment
Knowledge of criminal, provincial and federal laws as they pertain to the security industry